EMOMOTIMI BRISIBE - SENIOR ASSISTANT CITY ATTORNEY
Education:Bachelor of laws from Rivers State University of Science and Technology (1986), Certificate of Call to the Bar (J.D.) from Nigerian LawSchool (1987) and J.D. from Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida (1999).
Admission to the Bar/Membership:Admitted to the Nigerian Bar in 1987; International Bar in 1988; and the Florida Bar in 1999.
History with the City of Miami Beach:Mr. Brisibe joined the City Attorney’s Office on July 28, 2008.
Professional Employment before Joining the City of Miami Beach:Prior to joining the City Attorney’s Office, Mr. Brisibe was employed with State Farm Insurance for three and a half years. While at State Farm, he handled the defense of personal injury suits and property damage suits as well as premises liability cases.
Prior to joining State Farm, Emomotimi was employed by the State Attorney’s Office in Miami-Dade County where he handled criminal cases, including homicide cases and trials, and was responsible for supervising three attorneys in his position as Division Chief. He handled sports agency and contractual issues, as well as real estate and maritime issues in his prior employment with Edewor & Company and the National Sports Commission.