Raul Torrao, attorney at Sequor Law, focuses his practice on asset recovery and financial fraud. He represents individuals, corporations, governments, and trustees in domestic and international judgment collection matters; in litigation to recover assets that were concealed, fraudulently transferred, or otherwise misappropriated; in actions to collect evidence for use in foreign proceedings under 28 U.S.C. § 1782; and in other commercial disputes.
Prior to joining Sequor Law, Raul practiced law in Brazil at a law firm in Sao Paulo, representing both domestic and foreign corporate entities in a broad range of matters, such as contract disputes, commercial litigation, enforcement of judgments, aviation law, and transactional matters.
As a native Portuguese speaker experienced in Brazilian law and fluent in Spanish, Raul brings a unique skill set to effectively assist Sequor Law’s international client base in its multijurisdictional matters.
He graduated Cum Laude at University of Miami School of Law, where he obtained his joint degree J.D. and LL.M in International Law. Raul was a member of the International Moot Court Program, the Dean’s Fellow Program, and the International Law Society Board. Raul received an award for the Second Best Claimant Brief at the MOOT Madrid Arbitraje y Derecho Mercantil 2018 Competition and the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for his performance in the course Doing Business in Latin America. Prior to University of Miami School of Law, he graduated at the top 1% of his class at Damasio de Jesus School of Law, Brazil.
Raul is admitted to practice in Florida and Brazil.
“When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this – you haven’t.”― Thomas Edison
As of 2019, Raul Torrao is Board Certified in International Litigation and Arbitration by the Florida Bar.
Desde 2019, Raul Torrao está certificado pela Ordem dos Advogados da Flórida como especialista em Litígio e Arbitragem Internacionais.
J.D. / LL.M. in International Law, University of Miami (2019)
- Cum laude graduate
- CALI Excellence for the Future Award, Doing Business in Latin America
- Member of the International Moot Court Program
- 2nd Best Claimant Brief, Moot Madrid Arbitraje y Derecho Mercantil 2018
- Secretary, International Law Society
- Dean’s Fellow
Bachelor of Laws, Damasio de Jesus School of Law, Brazil (2013)
- Top 1% of graduating class
- The Florida Bar
- The Brazilian Bar