The Firm was established in 1998 by Fernando Font Lee. Attorney Font was admitted to the Puerto Rico Bar in 1997 and to the Federal District Court for the District of Puerto Rico in 1998. Since then, the Firm has grown steadily, expanding its client base. At the same time, the Firm has been able to retain the patronage of its longstanding clients.
Assumption University Worcester, Massachusetts
Interamerican University School of Law San Juan, Puerto Rico
We seek to support our clients’ best interests, providing the highest quality representation by both, effectively engaging and promoting preventive counseling, and achieving favorable results by aggressively and cost-effectively defending our clients’ positions during negotiation and/or through litigation at every level.
• Expect the highest ethical standards at all times, including billing practices.
• Exceed the expectations of our clients in all aspects of their legal representation, not only by delivering results, but by doing so in a cost-effective manner.
• Cherish open and honest discussions with our clients and within the Firm.
• Provide in-depth counseling throughout the counsels’ knowledge and experience.
The Firm is committed to providing its clients with excellent and cost-effective legal services encompassing the quality, experience, formality and resources typically found in a large size law firm, but with the personal and individual dedication of a small size law firm.
The development and expansion of our practice areas has always been client-driven. The Firm was initially conceived as a boutique firm in all areas of civil law, amongst these: Corporate, Real Estate, Notary, Contracts and Torts.
For the last 10 years the Firm has been very active and concentrated in the following areas of practice:
Puerto Rico’s inheritance law, as outlined in the Puerto Rico Civil Code of 2020, governs the distribution of assets upon an individual’s death. It establishes rules and procedures to ensure a fair and orderly transfer of property.
Some of the main points of Puerto Rico Inheritance Law are: