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Rivero Mestre focuses exclusively on litigation matters. Our multilingual attorneys and staff are ready to take on national and international business disputes in the following practice areas:
Feb 17, 2017
MIAMI, FL- February 17, 2017—Rivero Mestre LLP announced today that Jorge A. Mestre will speak on the panel titled, Beyond Sherlock Holmes: Ethics and Inferences in Light of Amended Model Rule 8.4(g) on May 3, 2017, in San Francisco at the ABA Annual Conference.
Feb 2, 2017
MIAMI—Rivero Mestre has chosen Amanda McGovern as its 2017 Leadership Counsel on Legal Diversity (“LCLD”) Fellow—a landmark program created by the LCLD to identify, train, and advance the next generation of leaders in the legal profession.
Jan 6, 2017
MIAMI—Jorge A. Mestre was recently quoted in the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Litigation News article, “Courts May Consider Foreign Law Declarations on Motions to Dismiss.”
Nov 22, 2016
MIAMI—Amanda McGovern spoke on two panels: The Cycle of M&A Transactions in Latin America – Doing the Deal, Regulatory Requirements and Post-Completion Risks Such as Expropriation and Law and Technology: WhatsApp & Uber: Are Governments Being Left Behind?
Nov 1, 2016
WASHINGTON—U.S. News & World Report has ranked Rivero Mestre LLP as a 2017 “Best Law Firms” Metropolitan Tier 1 in Criminal Defense: White-Collar.
Oct 29, 2016
MIAMI — Jorge A. Mestre spoke at the Second Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Pathfinder Meeting on October 27, 2016, in Dallas, TX.
Oct 24, 2016
MIAMI—Paula Aguila spoke on a panel titled: “Utilizing Professional Skills and Education from Outside the United States During the Pacific Century: A Foreign Attorney’s and Law Student’s Guide to Expanding their Legal Careers in the United States and Best Hiring Practices for Employers and Law Firms”.
Oct 21, 2016
MIAMI — For the fourth year in a row, Rivero Mestre and Jorge A. Mestre have been recognized by the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) as a “Top Performer” at the Annual Meeting in Chicago.
Sep 21, 2016
MIAMI—Rivero Mestre is proud to support the American Bar Association in their efforts to increase legal diversity through Resolution 113.
Sep 20, 2016
MIAMI– Utibe Ikpe was published in the International Law Quarterly, fall 2016 edition. Ms. Ikpe discusses current legal issues in Africa.
Sep 17, 2016
MIAMI—Andres Rivero and Bryan Paschal moderated a CLE panel at the NAMWOLF Annual Meeting in Houston on Sept. 16.
Aug 31, 2016
MIAMI— Jorge A. Mestre spoke at the University of Miami School of Business Administration on August 29, 2016.
Aug 30, 2016
MIAMI—Claudia Colom spoke at a panel for the University of Miami’s Law Graduate Programs orientation for LL.M students specializing in Arbitration, Entertainment, Estate Planning, Real Estate, Taxation, and U.S. and Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers.
Aug 15, 2016
WASHINGTON—U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers has again ranked Rivero Mestre as a Tier 1 law firm in White-Collar Criminal Defense.
Aug 9, 2016
MIAMI—The Second Circuit’s thorough and thoughtful opinion in Chevron v. Donziger, ruling against members of the Lago Agrio plaintiffs’ group (“LAPS” in the decision), contains a careful discussion of the evidence of wrongdoing by Steven Donziger and his cohorts.
Aug 8, 2016
MIAMI—Jorge A. Mestre spoke on the panel titled, International Discovery: Around the World in Seventy-Five Minutes on August 4, 2016, in San Francisco
Jul 26, 2016
WASHINGTON—Rivero Mestre once again sponsored the Hispanic National Bar Foundation’s Future Latino Leaders Law Camp.
Jul 22, 2016
WASHINGTON—Jorge A. Mestre, an HNBF board member, presented the Judicial Leadership Award to Honorable Jose Linares on Thursday, July 21, 2016.
Jun 23, 2016
MIAMI—The Daily Business Review reported on Rivero Mestre’s $126 million-dollar settlement with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Inc., which has agreed to cover a life-saving treatment for hepatitis C
Jun 13, 2016
MIAMI—Kingsley Nwamah placed second in the 5th Annual Legal Eagle Closing Argument Competition on Saturday, June 11th.
Jun 9, 2016
MIAMI—Andrés Rivero and Jorge Mestre have been selected to the 2016 Florida Super Lawyers
Jun 6, 2016
MIAMI—Jorge A. Mestre attended the 2016 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Leadership Summit at Harvard Law School
Jun 1, 2016
MIAMI—The ABA Section of International Law published an article written by Paula Aguila titled U.S. Supreme Court finds Puerto Rico not sovereign in the Latin America & Legal Developments.
May 31, 2016
MIAMI—Amanda McGovern spoke on the panel: The Ugly American: How Cultural Bias Impacts U.S. Businesses When Negotiating Abroad at the 55th Annual Meeting of Invited Attorneys