Diego Cesar Bunge

Diego Cesar Bunge is our exclusively recommended Litigation expert in Argentina on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Diego directly using the contact details listed above.

Ample experience in the field of International Transactions. Particularly, in the areas related to investment structures planning. Protection of investments. He has actively participated in complex legal issues in the fields of Mergers and Acquisitions, Banking and Finance, Construction, Real Property, Energy, Agribusiness, Telecommunications, Broadcasting and Entertainment. Furthermore, he has actively participated in domestic and international complex litigation and arbitration cases, as an expert witness.

Firm Overview:

ESTUDIO BUNGE – Bunge, Smith & Luchía Puig was founded in 1958 in the City of Buenos Aires, capital of the Argentine Republic, as a law firm with an international orientation.

For more than 60 years, we have gained substantial experience by counselling high net worth individuals, prestigious national and international companies and foreign Governments. We have supported them in their businesses endeavours in Argentina and other countries around the world.

Since the start of its operation, ESTUDIO BUNGE represented its clients in almost every area of the Argentine economy, including banking, insurance, aviation, telecommunications, broadcasting, information technology, intellectual property, real estate development and finance, defence & government contracts, corporate governance and compliance, mining, energy, agribusiness, chemical, petrochemical, the pharmaceutical industry, tourism and the education sector, among others.

ESTUDIO BUNGE – Bunge, Smith & Luchía Puig has a broad experience of legal counselling in complex transnational operations, working together with national and international multidisciplinary teams.

Likewise, we possess a well-known reputation in conflict resolutions, representing our clients in complex judicial and arbitral proceedings. We practice law in all jurisdictions of Argentina, with the support of our professionals and of our correspondents.

We aim to add value to our clients by reducing transaction costs. We render our services by implementing the adequate tools to structure complex businesses transactions efficiently, reducing potential conflicts as well as advising on how to mitigate legal risks or by solving already existing disputes so that the client involved can focus on its business.

Throughout these 60 years of experience, we placed at the disposal of our clients the necessary know-how to fulfil the objective mentioned above. Furthermore, the Firm has focused on giving personalised and direct service, so that the attorneys in charge of the client´s matters have full knowledge of the client’s business.

Our attorneys have been working with us for many years and have undertaken postgraduate studies at prestigious national and international universities.

Our attorneys share the Firm’s mission. Such engagement is what makes us a unified team with the purpose of adding value to our clients.

Kristin M. Bohm

Kristin Bohm is our exclusively recommended Litigation expert in California on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Kristin directly using the contact details listed above.

Kristin practices in the area of litigation. Ms. Bohm has extensive experience in employment and labour law, representing Fortune 500 employers, self-insured employers, and insurance companies on all employment related issues including: coverage disputes, personal injury, wrongful termination, retaliation, workers’ compensation, discrimination, FEHA, Cal OSHA, wage and hour, social security disability, Labour Code section 132(a) claims, civil subrogation, corporate employment contracts, labour disputes, serious and wilful misconduct, and products liability litigation. Ms. Bohm brings this experience to her practice of liability and risk in the sports, recreation and outdoor activity areas, representing equipment manufacturers, retailers, venues and trade groups while developing the doctrine of primary assumption of risk. She also counsels ski resorts and well known brands of snow water and outdoor gear on risk management and avoidance in addition to insurance issues.

Kristin Bohm is a 2007 graduate of the University of California, Davis School of Law, where she was managing editor of the Journal of International Law and Policy and a senior staff editor for the Business Law Journal, and a graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara. She is fluent in Spanish. She is also an avid skier, snowboarder, and marathon runner.

Firm Overview:

Duane Morris LLP, a law firm with more than 800 attorneys in offices across the United States and internationally, is asked by a broad array of clients to provide innovative solutions to today’s legal and business challenges.

Evolving from a partnership of prominent lawyers in Philadelphia a century ago, Duane Morris’ modern organisation stretches from the United States to Europe and across Asia. Throughout this global expansion, Duane Morris has remained committed to preserving its collegial, collaborative culture that has attracted many talented attorneys. The firm’s leadership, and outside observers like the Harvard Business School, believe this culture is truly unique among large law firms, and helps account for the firm continuing to prosper throughout changing economic and industry conditions.

Avery Elizabeth Borreliz

Avery Borreliz is our exclusively recommended Litigation expert in Massachusetts on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Avery directly using the contact details listed above.

Avery is an associate in the Boston office of Latham & Watkins.

While in law school, Ms. Borreliz worked in Harvard Law School’s Food Law and Policy Clinic, advising clients on public health matters, and with Greater Boston Legal Services Consumer Rights Unit, assisting with Chapter 7 bankruptcy matters. Ms. Borreliz also served as a research assistant to Judge Nancy Gertner, United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts (ret.), Professor Jeanne Charn, and Professor James Greiner.

Prior to law school, Ms. Borreliz worked at Harvard Medical School conducting large-scale epidemiological and mental health research. Ms. Borreliz has significant work experience in the public policy, research, and non-profit sectors.

Firm Overview:

Latham is dedicated to working with clients to help them achieve their business goals and overcome legal challenges anywhere in the world. From a global platform spanning 14 countries, Latham lawyers help clients succeed.

Malcolm Mifsud

Malcolm Mifsud is our exclusively recommended Litigation expert in Malta on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Malcolm directly using the contact details listed above.

Malcolm qualified as a lawyer in 1995 and was engaged as an associate in one of Malta’s largest law firms. He branched out on his own in 1998 and participated in partnerships that developed into to Mifsud & Mifsud Advocates, which he co-founded with his brother Cedric in 2007. Malcolm has a vast experience in Civil and Commercial litigation and as a result has advised on a large range of legal issues to individuals, corporate structures and public institutions, whether in Malta or abroad.

When he acted as Advocate for Legal Aid, he assisted clients in criminal trial by juries and considered to be one of the lawyers who has the widest experience in criminal trials.

Malcolm had been elected Mayor five times from 1994 to 2013 and once President of the Central Region in 2009. From when Malta joined the EU to 2013, Malcolm was a member of the Committee of Regions in Brussels and participated in a number of EU committees on a variety of subjects.

Malcolm is responsible for and regularly advises in civil, corporate and commercial law and in the litigation. He is the Firm’s accredited agent at Identity Malta and advises and represents client in the various immigration schemes that exist. He is a point of reference to a number of local government entities. He advises a number of major companies in Malta and sits of the board of directors of Maltese companies.

He is a shareholder and director of Aegis Corporate Services Limited, a corporate service provider, licenced by the Malta Financial Services Authority.

Malcolm Mifsud sits on the School Board of San Anton School.

Firm Overview:

Mifsud & Mifsud Advocates is a multidisciplinary law firm set up in 2007, by its two founding partners, Dr. Malcolm Mifsud and his brother Dr. Cedric Mifsud. Situated in the heart of Malta’s capital city, Valletta, this law firm prides itself in having always furnished its clients with the most effective solutions which always meet and exceed their expectations.

Upholding a work-ethic based on honesty and integrity, Mifsud & Mifsud Advocates aids its clients in achieving positive results expediently and efficiently, whatever the nature of the issue brought before it may be. This law firm not only caters for dispute resolution in the criminal and civil spheres, but it has also expanded its practice to a number of other sectors. The firm’s services encompass services such as family and property law, employment law, competition law, commercial litigation, debt collection services, tax advisory, shipping and aviation, EU regulatory compliance services together with financial services such as trading and holding corporate structures, amongst others. In fact, Mifsud & Mifsud Advocates offers its main corporate services through its branch, Aegis Corporate Services.

The top-tier professional team at Mifsud & Mifsud Advocates guarantees practical, effective advice to its local-based clients, whilst also providing innovative solutions to cater for complex issues in its multi-jurisdictional transactions. Mifsud & Mifsud Advocates values the close, meaningful and long-term relationships it has established over the years with its clients. The whole team incessantly makes sure that each client is given the personalised and specialised attention required, allowing them to truly understand and cater for each client’s individual needs. This is achieved by ensuring that each Team Member possesses an in-depth knowledge of the law as well as the analytical skills and flexibility to apply such knowledge efficiently and flawlessly in order to continuously achieve optimal results.

Mark Joye

As head of the litigation department and having represented injured persons for over 26 years, Mark practices what he learned as an Eagle Scout – be prepared. He believes his experience has helped him to be prepared for any circumstance and he puts that to good use in and out of the courtroom on behalf of those who have been injured by defective products, in car crashes, and in tractor trailer collisions.

Firm Overview:

Our community is just as important as our clients

Our firm has been serving the local area for many years. We continue to give back to our neighbours through programs such as the Joye Law Firm Annual Scholarship Program and activities for our selected charitable partner of the year.

Because of our commitment to helping others, the firm created ‘Joye in the Community’—a program that encompasses all of the firm’s community and service efforts to support local education and aid organisations committed to improving the well-being of others.

We also participate in fundraising initiatives that benefit the American Cancer Society, Habitat for Humanity, and The Dee Norton Lowcountry Children’s Center, to name a few.

Joye Law Firm believes strongly in providing as much support and assistance to our community as we do to our clients. After all, we are not only lawyers; we are citizens, too.

Since 1968, our law firm has participated in a variety of community activities and programs, including the Joye Law Firm Annual Scholarship Program and the Shoot Three and Win Halftime Challenge during the annual Piggly Wiggly Roundball Classic.

Because of Joye Law Firm’s commitment to helping others, the firm created Joye in the Community, which is a comprehensive program that encompasses all of the firm’s community and service efforts to support local education and aid organisations committed to improving the health and well-being of others.

The firm also participates in fundraising initiatives that benefit the American Cancer Society, Habitat for Humanity, and The Dee Norton Lowcountry Children’s Center, to name a few. In 2008, the firm donated more than $25,000 to local charities and organisations.

Angelo Cicchiello

Angelo Cicchiello is the managing partner in the firm of Cicchiello & Cicchiello, LLP. He has over 32 years of experience as a litigation attorney in the State of Connecticut, with an established practice for over 40 years in the City of Hartford, handling matters involving personal injury, automobile accidents, medical malpractice, wrongful death, workers’ compensation, employment discrimination, wrongful termination, civil rights violations, social security disability, criminal law, contract disputes, divorce and family law. Angelo Cicchiello regularly tries cases to a conclusion in both state and federal courts in the state of Connecticut, and has argued and represented clients in appeals before the Connecticut Appellate and Supreme Court. Attorney Cicchiello is the principal litigator in the firm for over 40 years, and has had the opportunity to try numerous cases before the court, to a jury, administrative officers including workers’ compensation commissioners as well as social security administrative law judges, before arbitrators and mediators. Angelo Cicchiello attended Quinnipiac School of Law where he obtained his law degree in 1980. Attorney Cicchiello was admitted to practice in Connecticut state court in 1981, and federal court in 1982.

Firm Overview:

As a Hartford law firm, we at Cicchiello & Cicchiello, LLP are proud to offer high-quality legal services in cases involving personal injury, worker’s compensation, and employment law. Our firm is dedicated to serving the best interest of our clients and making sure they receive a settlement that meets their financial needs while giving them peace of mind.

As attorneys who have been in practice for many years, we understand the kind of impact an injury can have on an individual and in their life. Likewise, we know that when an employee faces trouble in the workplace, it can create an array of problems. For these reasons, we devote 100% of our time, energy, and resources to building strong cases on behalf of our clients.