Emilio Cortez is a Sorcerer, the son of Hector Cortez and one of the grandsons of Benicio Cortez the CEO, he will be a future VP of the Cortez Cabal. When he appears in the novel Personal Demon he has never met his grandfather as Hector keeps him from him as punishment for naming his half brother Lucas Cortez as heir. Emilio is 16 and very arrogant and rude, he has an inflated sense of self and orders his mother and their staff around as he has learnt to do from his abusive father. He is unaware that Lucas is one of his uncles and insults and bosses him around, when he realises Paige Winterbourne is a Witch she has to restrain him in a binding spell when he becomes even more belligerent.