Miami’s Sequor Law Raids GrayRobinson for Two Insolvency/Litigation Partners

Sequor Law, the Miami firm formed in 2017 as the successor to Astigarraga Davis, on Monday hired insolvency and litigation lawyers Leyza Blanco and Fernando Menendez Jr. as partners.

How to Answer Tough Law School Interview Questions

In law school interviews, it’s important to explain why you’re a strong candidate, experts say.

They’re Having A Corruption Summit In South America. South Florida Should Tune In.

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski resigned as president of Peru in March because of a corruption scandal – just a month before he was supposed to host the Summit of the Americas this week in Lima.

International Arbitrators, Litigators Setting Themselves Apart

Florida attorneys concentrating in international litigation and arbitration can soon set themselves apart from local and national competition.

US Supreme Court Clarifies Standard of Review for Bankruptcy “Insiders”

In its second clarificatory ruling in the space of a week, the US Supreme Court has found that appeals courts should apply a “clear error” standard when reviewing bankruptcy court rulings that determine whether an individual is an “insider”.

Recoup From A Ponzi Past?

Woodbridge Group of Cos. in December made headlines from Southern California to South Florida after it filed for Chapter 11 protection and was subsequently sued by the Securities and Exchange Commission for allegedly running a billion-dollar Ponzi scheme.

SDFL Adopts Guidelines For Cooperation On Int’l Bankruptcies

The Southern District of Florida’s bankruptcy court has adopted guidelines for communication and cooperation between courts in cross-border insolvency matters that practitioners say will help courts efficiently handle the increasing number of Chapter 15 cases filed in the region as its ties to Latin America continue to strengthen.

Sequor Attorneys chosen in Latinvex Latin America’s Top 100 Lawyers

Latinvex recognizes the top foreign lawyers in Latin America Edward H. Davis, Jr. and Annette Escobar were named among Latin America’s Top 100 Lawyers of 2018 by Latinvex. Those honored were evaluated on criteria such as recent track record on major deals and business, prominence of firm in Latin America, and rankings by third parties such as Chambers and […]

Chilean liquidator in alleged Ponzi case recognised in Australia

An Australian court has become the latest to recognise Chilean liquidation proceedings in what is alleged to be the South American state’s first major Ponzi scheme dismantling, following courts in the US, UK and Isle of Man.

Florida Bankruptcy Court Adopts JIN Guidelines

The Chief Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of Florida has ordered the adoption of the Judicial Insolvency Network’s (JIN) Guidelines on court-to-court communication and cooperation – making Florida the third US state to sign up to them.

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    Big congratulations to Sequor's own Daniel M. Coyle, who was honored as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in the practice area Creditor Debtor Rights. We're all very proud to call you a colleague. https://lnkd.in/d5-amYZ

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    The Sequor team proudly welcomes Leyza Blanco and Fernando Menendez as partners of the firm. Sequor founding shareholder Edward H. Davis, Jr. said, “The firm not only gains two outstanding lawyers with years of experience in insolvency, restructuring and commercial litigation, but their bilingual and multicultural heritage will add to the growth of our market leadership in international asset recovery and cross-border insolvency.” Learn more at https://lnkd.in/dwTD3Mu

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    Sequor Attorney Nyana Abreu Miller lends her tips on answering tough law school interview questions: "You're not so much telling the interviewer why you're so studious and hardworking. You're telling the interviewer why people want to spend time with you." https://lnkd.in/dx4uThC

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    Congratulations to Sequor Law Partner Arnoldo "Arnie" Lacayo (2nd from right) for leading The Florida Bar International Law Section to another successful year as chair! Photo from the annual ILS Retreat and pictured with (left to right) Chair-Elect Carlos Osorio, Secretary Clarissa A. Rodriguez, and Treasurer Robert Becerra.

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    Partner Annette Escobar made the May edition of the Miami Herald Media Company South Florida Legal Guide lending her expertise and insight on recovering money and assets obtained through fraud and corruption. https://lnkd.in/dU4YDwf