MIAMI — Jorge A. Mestre participated in a breakout session during the sixth LCLD Annual Meeting in Chicago on Tuesday, September 29, 2015. Mestre participated in a session with Timothy Baer (Chief Legal Officer at Target Corporation), Laura Stein (SVP and General Counsel at The Clorox Company) and Les Bookoff (Partner at Bookoff McAndrews, PLLC).
The session provided Fellows insight and guidance from General Counsel and Managing Partners on qualities necessary for the next generation of leaders in the legal profession. The Annual Meeting drew in approximately 175 Fellows to Chicago representing: 54 Corporate Members and 126 Law Firm Members.
Mestre’s practice is focused exclusively on commercial litigation, including international arbitration and litigation. He has litigated domestic and international arbitration matters in both English and Spanish.
Founded in 2009, The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity has grown to more than 225 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners. LCLD’s ultimate goal is to create a more open and diverse legal profession.
About Rivero Mestre LLP
Rivero Mestre, from its offices in Miami and New York, represents clients from investigation to verdict and appeal in complex business disputes in U.S. federal courts, state courts, and domestic and international arbitration proceedings. The firm’s practice focuses primarily on representing corporate and institutional clients in a broad range of complex commercial disputes including financial institution matters, intellectual property disputes, and litigation and arbitration relating to Latin American trade and investment. For more information, visit www.riveromestre.com.