Case No. 2020027615

Respondent was charged with violating Section 471.031(1)(a)-(c), Florida Statutes; practice engineering without a license, use the title “Professional Engineer” or other restricted title without a license, and presenting as his own the license of another. Mr. Sotelo filed a set of engineering plans with the City of Miami using the seal of a deceased Professional Engineer.

Ruling: The case was presented to the full Board. The Board imposed an administrative fine of $5,000 and costs of $297.50. Final Order was filed March 17, 2022.

Violation: Section 471.031(1)(a)-(c), Florida Statutes