CORAL GABLES, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri LLP (“ARHMF”), a multi-practice law firm for domestic and international businesses and investors, announced today that Patricia M. Hernandez and Wilfredo A. Rodriguez have both been recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” for 2017 in their respective practice areas by “Best Lawyers,” one of the oldest and most respected peer-review publications in the legal profession.
Patricia M. Hernandez, a partner in the firm’s Banking & Finance practice is recognized in the practice area of Banking and Finance Law in Miami, which covers representation of banks and other financial organizations in a range of matters including lending and regulatory compliance, securitizations, as well as mergers, and corporate ownership issues involving holding companies, banks and other regulated entities.
Wilfredo A. Rodriguez, a partner in the Litigation & Arbitration practice is recognized in the practice area of International Arbitration – Commercial in Miami, which involves advising clients in various foreign jurisdictions under the rules of the major arbitral institutions, such as the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) and the international branch of the American Arbitration Association (AAA).
“The firm is excited and humbled to have two of its partners recognized as `Lawyers of the Year' by Best Lawyers,” said Alcides I. Avila, Managing Partner at ARHMF. “We all share in the pride that accompanies such a rare designation.”
"Lawyer of the Year" recognitions are awarded to individual attorneys with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific Practice Area and geographic location. Only one lawyer is recognized as the "Lawyer of the Year" for each specialty and location, per Best Lawyers’ website www.bestlawyers.com.
Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri LLP is a South Florida law firm representing businesses and investors across multiple practice areas, including: Banking & Finance; Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions; Immigration; Litigation & Arbitration; Real Estate; and Tax, Trusts & Estates. ARHMF is a certified minority-owned law firm. Visit www.arhmf.com.