MIAMI, FL- June 20, 2017—Rivero Mestre LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has been recognized by Chambers & Partners in the 2017 edition of Chambers USA as a top-ranked Florida firm for General Commercial Litigation. Chambers USA also recognized partners Andrés Rivero, Jorge A. Mestre, and Amanda McGovern for General Commercial Litigation.

Chambers USA annually ranks the work of leading U.S.-based law firms and their attorneys in an extensive range of practice areas. Selection is based on outstanding achievement, excellence in practice area, and quality of client service. Both client input and Chambers’ own research are considered for placement in the Chambers Guide.

According to Chambers USA’s client interviews, Rivero Mestre clients appreciate the firm’s dedication with one interviewee observing “they are creative, innovative, aggressive and leave no stone unturned in defending their clients.” Researchers at Chambers USA note that the Rivero Mestre team is known for being experienced business litigators well versed in complex disputes covering a range of matters, including securities, bankruptcy, IP and antitrust. The firm is also highlighted for its strengths in cross-border litigation and arbitration, particularly in cases relating to Latin America.

Chambers USA describes Andrés Rivero as possessing a wealth of experience as a trial lawyer who has much to offer on cross-border mandates in Latin America and is particularly effective in securities fraud and gross negligence cases. One commentator raves: “Andrés is one of a kind: he’s one of the most charismatic, smart and pleasant attorneys I know – a really special person.” Jorge A. Mestre handles fraud and professional negligence cases. According to one impressed source, “the two things that stand out about Jorge are his attention to detail and his aggression in moving cases forward.” Amanda McGovern is highly regarded for her experience in bankruptcy disputes, shareholder derivative actions, and hedge fund litigation, among other areas. “She is a powerful presence in negotiations, and makes arguments forcefully while also looking for common ground,” says a satisfied client.

 

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.