Raul was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1998. He is also admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida and in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. He attended Binghamton University (B.A., cum laude, 1995) and Duke University School of Law (J.D., 1998). He is a member of the Hillsborough County Bar Association and The Florida Bar. Raul has served the Florida Board of Bar Examiners as a reader grading bar exams, volunteered as a mentor through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay and served as an arbitrator for the Better Business Bureau in its Lemon Law claims department. His practice areas include: commercial litigation, employment law, business torts and noncompete agreements.