Juan Carlos Gomez
Vice President of Legal Affairs
Juan Carlos Gomez is Vice President of Legal Affairs for Upshot Capital Advisors, LLC, overseeing and managing all legal and compliance matters for the company and the various funds it advises. Mr. Gomez is board certified in real estate law by The Florida Bar and has over twelve years of experience practicing in the areas of real estate, commercial transactions and local government law.
Before joining the company, Mr. Gomez served from 2013-2016 as managing shareholder of a boutique, real estate focused law firm in Winter Park, Florida, where he first began representing Upshot on various matters. Prior to that, Mr. Gomez spent nearly seven years with a full-service, commercial law firm in Orlando, Florida, counseling governmental entities and corporate clients on various, complex real estate and commercial transactions.
Mr. Gomez volunteers as a mentor with Take Stock in Children of Orange County. He has also served as past President of the Citrus Civitan Club of Orlando, President and Chairman of the United Safety Council and Chairman of the Technical Assistance Committee for Prospera (f/k/a the Hispanic Business Initiative Fund).
Mr. Gomez received his Juris Doctor from Southern Illinois University and his Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Florida International University. He is a native of Orlando, Florida, where he resides with his wife and their two daughters.