Former Ambassador and condition Rep. Carlos Trujillo is aiding start a new multipractice legislation business with workplaces in Florida and Washington.
Trujillo is founding Continental PLLC with attorneys John Arrastia Jr., Anne Corcoran and Jesus M. Suarez. Arrastia and Suarez provide experience in the global, professional and bankruptcy regions, when Corcoran and Trujillo have skills in govt, corporate and litigation fields.
Continental PLLC will emphasis on people regions to serve customers in legal, political and enterprise environments in Florida and Washington, as very well as Latin The usa and the Caribbean.
The founding partners stated they “are thrilled to merge John and Jesus’ current market-major litigation follow with Carlos and Anne’s depth of knowledge in authorities and politics,” in accordance to a assertion produced Thursday morning.
“We are excited to start Continental PLLC at the intersection of regulation, company and authorities,” they additional.
Trujillo is a previous state lawmaker. He joined the Dwelling soon after winning a 2010 contest for the seat in Home District 116. Following a redistricting exertion, Trujillo ran in 2012 for Home District 105, exactly where he once again won.
In 2017, Trujillo remaining the Home when he was appointed to provide as a Unique Advisor to the United States Mission to the United Nations for the duration of the U.N. Typical Assembly. Former President Donald Trump afterwards appointed Trujillo to serve as an Assistant Secretary of Point out working with Western Hemisphere affairs. But that appointment finished up stalling out.
Trujillo is a identified critic of many Latin American regimes. He was an early backer of opposition leader Juan Guaidó of Venezuela as Guaidó attempted to wrest energy from Nicolás Maduro.
Trujillo earlier served as a founding partner of Trujillo, Vargas, Gonzalez & Hevia, LLP in Coral Gables.
Associates Carlos E. Alvarez and Angelo M. Castaldi are also joining Continental PLLC.