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Andrea Gonzalez Mateo

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate, Facilities, Recreation & Culture


  • Duke University, J.D., 2009, J.D.,
  • Harvard University, A.B., 2006

Court Admissions

  • Florida Bar, 2009
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 2011

Andrea Gonzalez Mateo

Joined the Office in 2021
Assistant County Attorney

[email protected] 305-375-2146

As Assistant County Attorney, Andrea Gonzalez Mateo provides legal counsel and representation on eminent domain and real estate matters.

Prior to joining the County Attorney's Office, Andrea served as Assistant General Counsel at the Florida Department of Transportation, where she worked on eminent domain litigation and a wide range of transactional matters relating to design, planning, construction, right of way, intergovernmental agreements, and procurement.

Andrea also has extensive experience as a commercial litigator in private practice where she worked as trial and litigation counsel on matters involving intellectual property, business disputes, banking, insurance, construction and finance. 

Selected Cases & Matters

  • State of Florida Department of Transportation v. The School Board of Miami-Dade County, No. 19-037117-CA-01 (Miami-Dade County Circuit Court)
  • State of Florida Department of Transportation v. Alcides Acosta et al., No. 2017-012785-CA-01 (Miami-Dade County Circuit Court)
  • State of Florida Department of Transportation v. Neighborhood Planning Co., LLC et al., No. 2014-032242-CA-01 (Miami-Dade County Circuit Court)
  • Breslow v. Am. Sec. Ins. Co., No. 14-62834-CIV, 2016 WL 698124 (S.D. Fla. Feb. 19, 2016)
  • McIntyre v. Marriott Ownership Resorts, Inc., No. 13-80184-CIV-SCOLA, 2015 WL 162948 (S.D. Fla. Jan. 13, 2015)
  • Buccellati Holding Italia SPA v. Laura Buccellati, LLC, 5 F. Supp. 3d 1368 (S.D. Fla. 2014)
  • Juan Luis Guerra Seijas v. Karen Records et al., No. 11-018912-CA-01 (Miami-Dade County Circuit Court)
  • Vizcayans Inc. (The) v. City of Miami et al., No. 07-017332-CA-01 (Miami-Dade County Circuit Court)

Prior Experience

  • Assistant General Counsel, Florida Department of Transportation, Miami, 2017-2021
  • Foley & Lardner, LLP, Miami, 2011-2017
  • Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP, Miami, 2010-2011

Articles, Publications, & Lectures

  • "Sustainability Reporting Trends in New Year - '16 going on '17", by Andrea I. Gonzalez, National Law Review, Vol. VII, Number 10

Community Involvement, Awards, & Recognition

  • Co-Chair, Miami Pro Bono Round Table, 2016-2017
  • 40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers of South Florida, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 2014