Reichard & Escalera, LLC: USA - Puerto Rico
Reichard & Escalera is a full-service law firm, with a state, national, and international law practice. The firm’s offerings include counseling, especially in the business and real estate field, as well as general and business litigation, including products liability, business torts, bankruptcy, discrimination and employment-related issues, antitrust, RICO and Law 75 (PR Dealers Act).
Our Corporate, Taxation, Human Resources, Environmental Practice, Health Law Privatization and Intellectual Property Groups have been instrumental in assisting clients with the organization and the furtherance of their business interests, while affording the opportunities to maximize the advantages offered by the Puerto Rico Industrial Incentive Act, the Tourism Development Act and other statutes that offer unique tax and investment advantages for certain industries in Puerto Rico.
Our TerraLex® Representative, Mr. Reichard, is a former Attorney General of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Boston College and obtained his J.D. cum laude at the University of Puerto Rico Law School. He has been a long-standing member of the House of Delegates of the American Bar Association and has also served on its Board of Governors. He has also served on various committees of the Puerto Rico Bar Association, the Interamerican Bar Association; he is a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers, a Life Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, and a member of the American Law Institute. Mr. Reichard is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico, the United States Court of Appeals for the First and Fourth Circuits, the Court of Appeals of Washington, D.C. and United States Supreme Court. Mr. Reichard is past President of the Puerto Rico Chamber of Commerce and member of the Puerto Rico Foreign Trade Board as well as Honorary Consul General for the Republic of Korea. He supervises the firm’s transaction and real estate work and also its regulatory work in the fields of communications and banking.
- Bankruptcy and Business Reorganization
- Business Organization
- Corporate/Transactional Law
- Environmental Law
- Health Law
- Intellectual Property
- Law of Competition
- Law of the Workplace
- Legislative and Other Governmental Initiatives
- Media and Advertising Law
- Real Estate