Before joining the firm, Cecile served as an Assistant State Attorney at the Office of the State Attorney for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit in Miami, Florida. As an Assistant State Attorney, Cecile successfully prosecuted thousands of criminal cases, ranging from juvenile offenses and misdemeanors to serious life felonies. She gained extensive jury trial experience and is able to apply the jury trial skills and experience to effectively represent clients in the private sector.
Cecile earned her bachelor’s degree in criminology from the University of Florida. During her undergraduate studies, Cecile studied at the Institute of Criminology at the University of Zurich in Zurich, Switzerland. She went on to earn her Juris Doctor from the University of Miami College of Law. While in law school, Cecile handled appellate matters while participating at the Innocence Clinic.
Cecile is also conversational in German and Swiss-German.