A Letter to the International Law Section of The Florida Bar Regarding the ILS Journey to Cuba

July 12, 2018 Via Email: alacayo@sequorlaw.com Mr. Arnoldo Benjamin Lacayo Chair, International Law Section, The Florida Bar 1001 Brickell Bay Dr., Fl. 9 Miami, FL 33131-4937 Re: ILS Journey to Cuba – October 19-22, 2018 Dear Mr. Lacayo: The Cuban American Bar Association (“CABA”) is aware of the excursion to Cuba organized by the International […]

An Open Letter Regarding Child Separation

July 12, 2018 An Open Letter Regarding Child Separation                 On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Cuban American Bar Association (CABA), a voluntary bar association comprised of over 1,000 lawyers in the South Florida community, this statement addresses recent events concerning the separation of migrant families at the U.S. border.                 Recently […]

Resolution in Support of Subcommittee to Study Florida Criminal Discovery Rules as they Relate to Child Victims & Witnesses

VIA E-MAIL TO MHIGER@BERGERSINGERMAN.COM President Michael Higer The Florida Bar 651 E Jefferson St Tallahassee, FL 32399 Re: Resolution in Support of Subcommittee to Study Florida Criminal Discovery Rules President Higer, On behalf of the Cuban American Bar Association, enclosed please find a Resolution in Support of Subcommittee to Study Florida Criminal Discovery Rules as […]

Letter to the Office of the Mayor Regarding CABA’s Steadfast Support for the Construction of a New Miami-Dade Civil Courthouse in the Downtown Miami Area

Hon. Carlos A. Gimenez Office of the Mayor Stephen P. Clark Center 111 N.W. 1st Street 29th Floor Miami, Florida 33128 Dear Mayor Gimenez, I write you on behalf of the Cuban American Bar Association (CABA), a voluntary bar association representing the Cuban American legal community. CABA’s membership—comprised of over 1,000 members—includes local lawyers, judges, […]

Past President Liz Hernandez to receive the NAWJ Florence K. Murray Award

CABA Past-President, Elizabeth Hernandez, will be presented with the Florence K. Murray award by the National Association of Women Judges, at the upcoming annual conference in Seattle Washington on October 8, 2016.  This award was instituted by its namesake, the Honorable Florence K. Murray, for presentation to a non-judge who, by example or otherwise, has influenced women […]