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Latin America Guide 2023
Puerto Rico Dispute Resolution
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Band 2

4 Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Review

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Dispute Resolution - Puerto Rico
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Band 2
What the team is known for

Marini Pietrantoni Muñiz is a dynamic practice group with notable strength advising clients on civil, commercial and bankruptcy litigation cases. The team is frequently seen assisting clients with collection and foreclosure, mass tort and lender liability disputes. The department also benefits from substantial experience acting on breach of contract and contentious insurance mandates, as well as mediation and arbitration proceedings. Synectrust and Audemars Piguet are among the firm's new client wins.

Work Highlights

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  • Marini Pietrantoni Muñiz assisted De la Cruz & Associates with filing a breach of contract dispute against Transform.

Notable Practitioners

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Luis Marini
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Band 1

Leading light Luis Marini continues to be held in high esteem by market onlookers for his many years of experience. An impressed client enthuses: "Luis Marini is the best insolvency and restructuring lawyer in Puerto Rico." Another interviewee compounds such praise by stating: "He is an excellent professional who is very versatile and can handle both litigation and bankruptcy proceedings."

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Manuel A Pietrantoni
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Band 2

Noteworthy partner Manuel Pietrantoni draws notable praise from interviewees, with one reporting: "He is a very seasoned lawyer who is able to respond quickly to any questions or issues presented in the matter, including during oral arguments." Another impressed respondent remarks: "Manuel Pietrantoni is extremely knowledgeable and is able to resolve some of the most complex legal matters, without losing sight of his client's business needs."

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Carolina Velaz-Rivero
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Up and Coming

Up-and-coming partner Carolina Velaz-Rivero comes highly recommended by clients, with one enthusing: "She is a young trailblazer in Puerto Rico, with a brilliant legal mind." Another impressed client adds: "Carolina Velaz-Rivero is very knowledgeable and responsive."

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Karena Montes Berríos
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Up and Coming

Up-and-coming practitioner Karena Montes Berríos joins the rankings this year following significant market recognition. One client states: "Karena Montes Berríos has a very strong commercial awareness, and is able to provide important advice that helps win cases."

Ranked Lawyers at
Marini Pietrantoni Muñiz, LLC

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Puerto Rico

Dispute Resolution

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Manuel A Pietrantoni
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Band 2
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Karena Montes Berríos
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Up and Coming
Dispute Resolution: Bankruptcy

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Luis Marini
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Band 1
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Carolina Velaz-Rivero
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Up and Coming