Juan J. Rodriguez
areas of practice
Complex Commercial Litigation
Intellectual Property Litigation
J.D., University of Florida College of Law, 1986
Master's Certificate, University of Florida Graduate School, Center for Latin American Studies, 1986
A.B. in Political Science, with honors, The University of Michigan, 1983
admitted to practice
Florida; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Florida.
Mr. Rodriguez is a complex commercial litigator with first chair trial experience. Juan's practice is focused on complex commercial litigation, complex fraud litigation, litigation of claims under Federal and State RICO legislation, and trademark litigation. In particular, Mr. Rodriguez has developed a significant international practice over the last ten years involving transnational litigation including the coordination of parallel legal proceedings in foreign countries. Mr. Rodriguez has particular expertise in provisional remedies, including prejudgment writs of attachment and garnishment, preliminary injunctive relief and worldwide Mareva injunction and seizure warrants in Common Law jurisdictions around the world. Mr. Rodriguez has also developed considerable experience in international commercial arbitrations.
Prior to co-founding CRGO, Mr. Rodriguez was the founding partner at Rodriguez & Machado in Coral Gables, where he practiced complex commercial fraud litigation for ten years. Mr. Rodriguez was also previously a partner at Richey, Munroe, Rodriguez & Diaz, in Miami where he practiced from 1988 through 1995 and his experience included handling complex fraud litigation and white-collar criminal defense with substantial trial experience.
- Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, B.V. vs. Consorcio Barr, S.A., 267 F. Supp. 2d 1268 (S.D. Fla. 2003)
- Padilla v. BIV Investments, 783 So. 2d 349 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. 2001)