P. Zak Colangelo-Trenner

Associate

Zak.Colangelo-Trenner@lewisbrisbois.com

P. Zak Colangelo-Trenner is an associate in the Miami office of Lewis Brisbois and is a member of the General Liability and Products Liability Practices. Prior to joining Lewis Brisbois, he worked at boutique appellate and maritime law firms in Miami, where his practice focused on catastrophic injury, wrongful death, and insurance coverage litigation and appeals.

While in law school, Zak was Editor-in-Chief of the University of Miami Business Law Review. Along with his co-author, University of Miami School of Law Professor A. Michael Froomkin, Zak has published two articles about the intersection of privacy issues and technology: Self-Defense Against Robots and Drones, 48 Conn. L. Rev. 1 (2015), and Privacy as Safety, 95 Wash. L. Rev. (forthcoming March 2020).

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Products Liability

Admissions

Florida

United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida

United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida

Education

University of Miami School of Law

Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, 2014

  • Editor-in-Chief, University of Miami Business Law Review
  • Order of the Coif
  • Book Awards for highest grade in: Admiralty Law, Contract Law, Constitutional Law I, Federal Income Tax, and Legal Communication & Writing II

Washington and Lee University

Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, 2010