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Peggy Garcia

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Bar Admissions

  • Florida

Languages

  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

Practice Areas

  • Business Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • International Law
  • Corporate and Commercial Transactions

Experience:

Ms. Garcia is a transactional attorney in Robert Allen’s corporate law department. She represents international clients from a variety of countries, and specializes in transactional law as well as international corporate reorganizations and restructuring. She combines her extensive business and financial experience with her legal skills to provide clients with a range of services including complex commercial transactions, structuring and formation of business and corporate entities, asset and business purchases and sales, intellectual property rights issues, and distributor and independent contractor agreements.

Before becoming a lawyer, she lived in Venezuela, and worked at Citibank in international lending and real estate. Following her banking career, she became a business entrepreneur, as the CEO and founding shareholder of an international logistics and transportation company, as well as a founding shareholder in a Latin American e-commerce business. She was the first woman accepted in the Venezuelan chapter of YPO (Young President’s Organization), and held a private pilot’s license, owning and piloting a Cessna 182.

Education

  • University of Miami School of Law (J.D. 2008); Magna Cum Laude; Order of the Coif, Dean’s list (4 semesters), Dean’s Merit Scholarship (2008), Honorable Barbara Levenson Scholarship (2008), Dean’s Certificate of Achievement in Property and Legal Research and Writing, CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Federal Income Tax
  • University of Colorado (B.A. 1973); B.A., With Distinction
  • Purdue University, Purdue President’s Academic Award, Dean’s list (all semesters)

Court Admission:

  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

Professional Memberships

  • The Florida Bar
  • Order of the Coif
  • Board of Directors, The Miami Symphony Orchestra/Orquesta Sinfonica de Miami

Publications/Speaking Engagements

  • Yacht Sales and Fraud: What to Look Out For, Florida Yacht Brokers Association
  • Principals of Real Estate Lending Seminar, Citibank