It has been a year of powerful wins as our team equal to the promise of “Sequor” in our name—has relentlessly pursued and recovered assets on behalf of our clients globally. Along the way, we’ve gained noteworthy awards and recognitions, cemented our thought-leadership, and engaged exceptional new talent.

In this first quarterly newsletter, we invite you to explore how our team is your agile, aggressive partner pursuing success for you. We look forward to helping you with any concerns, leveraging our unconventional thinking and far-reaching international network to secure better solutions. Thank you for your support, so vitally essential to everything our firm has accomplished!
We are delighted to welcome four formidable additions to our growing team:
Bob Lindquist B. COMM, FCPA, CFE, Director of Forensics

With 40 years of domestic and international case experience prior to joining our firm, Lindquist was a Senior Partner at multiple firms in Washington, D.C. including Lindquist Forensic Accounting Investigations, a Senior Managing Director at Citigate Global Intelligence & Security LLC, a Principal at PricewaterhouseCoopers, and Regent Emeritus at the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. Read More >>
Director of Investigations

Prior to joining our firm, Miranda worked for an international investigative firm as a licensed investigator conducting asset searches, due diligence, corruption, country risk, patent infringement, and competitive intelligence investigations in addition to anti-money laundering compliance reviews in the U.S. and Latin America. Read More >>

Finley brings years of experience serving as law clerk to the Honorable Raymond B. Ray. At Sequor Law, she focuses on asset recovery, federal court litigation - defending and prosecuting actions to collect evidence for use in foreign proceedings - bankruptcy, creditors’ rights litigation, and cross-border insolvency. Finley represents individuals and companies in domestic and international matters. Read More >>
Of Counsel

Ibrahem serves as the Principal of OKI Law and is of counsel to Sequor Law. He previously served as a Law Clerk to Magistrate Judge Jonathan Goodman in the Southern District of Florida and prior to his clerkship, Ibrahem was in-house counsel with a Miami Beach hedge fund. He focuses on commercial litigation and arbitration, employment litigation, and providing general and business counsel services. Read More >>
Congratulations to Sequor Law Founding Shareholder Edward H. Davis and Partner Annette C. Escobar for their distinction in both Latinvex Latin America’s Top 100 Lawyers 2018 and Who’s Who Legal Thought Leaders 2018.
The Latinvex Latin America Top 100 Lawyers  award is based on criteria such as recent track record on major cases, the firm’s prominence in Latin America, and rankings by third parties.  The Who's Who Legal Thought Leaders  are chosen not only for their vast expertise and experience advising on some of the world’s most significant and cutting-edge legal matters, but also their ability to innovate, inspire, and go above and beyond to deliver for their clients.

Escobar has also been appointed as Vice-Chair of the Inaugural Board Certification Committee for International Litigation and Arbitration by the Florida Bar. Finalists were evaluated by President Elect of the Florida Bar, Michelle Suskauer, who chose Escobar “in recognition of her distinguished career and leadership in the practice of international litigation and arbitration.”

Hosts iLaw Conference

As Chair of the Florida Bar International Law Section, Lacayo hosted the ILS’ annual flagship event, iLaw 2018, attended by the Florida Bar President, Michael J. Higer, and Florida Bar President Elect, Michelle Suskauer, among other legal luminaries. The conference is designed to maximize information sharing of best practices and cutting-edge issues in the field of international law and dispute resolution.
Dan Coyle Breaks
New Legal Ground

As counsel of record for the Foreign Trustee In re: Massa Falida Do Banco Cruzeiro Do Sul S.A., Coyle was instrumental in the first published decision nationwide that a foreign liquidator in a Chapter 15 adversary proceeding may assert US-state-law fraudulent transfer/fraudulent conveyance claims to claw back fraudulent transfers on behalf of the foreign debtor and/or its creditors.
Cristina Vicens Elected to the
ILS Executive Council

Congratulations to Cristina Vicens, attorney at Sequor Law, for her recent election to the ILS Executive Council, as well as her successful organization of the Puerto Rico benefit cocktail and 2018 Richard Dewitt Memorial Vis Pre-Moot as Vis Pre-Moot Chair.
Trove of Missing Art Heads to Auction

Former Banco Santos president Edemar Cid Ferreira once covered the walls of his São Paulo home with Man Ray photographs, Louise Bourgeois prints and paintings by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Francis Picabia and others. But when Brazilian authorities arrested Mr. Ferreira in 2006 for an alleged $1 billion money-laundering scheme, the walls were bare. Read More >>
Chilean liquidator in alleged Ponzi case recognized 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.
SDFL Adopts Guidelines for Cooperation on International Bankruptcies

When guidelines were adopted to help courts more efficiently handle cross-border insolvency matters, Law 360 sought insights from Sequor Law’s Greg Grossman. Read More >>
Marital Asset Recovery: "Wealth Managers” Assist Unscrupulous Men in Defrauding their Wives

Authored by Edward H. Davis, John Silbermann, and Nyana Miller of Sequor Law, this piece explores how wealthy men are cheating on their wives, hiding marital assets in offshore locales. Read More >>
iLaw2018 - The ILS Global Forum on International Law

Thank you to all our attorneys who participated in or helped organize this year's iLaw Conference. Our team is already applying the learnings from this year's conference as they relate to international law and dispute resolution.
Florida Bar Legislative Reception

Arnoldo B. Lacayo and Andrés H. Sandoval attend Legislative Reception - hosted by the President of The Florida Bar, President-Elect of The Florida Bar, and The Florida Bar Board of Governors - in the Senate Chamber at the Florida Historic Capital in Tallahassee.
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