Roy Carrasquillo and Jorge Salichs attended the 2018 HNBA Annual Convention from September 5-8, 2018 in the Marriot Philadelphia Downtown Hotel in Philadelphia, PA.
The theme of the convention was: “The Revelation Convention!” The Annual Convention attracts attorneys, judges, and law students from across the country, including public officials, business leaders, and general counsel for many Fortune 100 companies and other corporations.
CLG’s Shareholder and Chair of the HNBA’s Puerto Rico Task Force moderated a panel on the Rebuilding of Puerto Rico Post-Hurricane Maria & Amid the Ongoing Financial Crisis together with CLG’s Counsel, Jorge Salichs.
The HNBA is a non-partisan national nonprofit organization founded in 1972 that represents the interests of Hispanic legal professionals in the United States and its territories. They are also committed to advocating on issues of importance to the 58 million people of Hispanic descent living in the United States.
CLG attorneys are active in the Hispanic National Bar Association and other Latino and minority regional and national organizations. CLG’s lawyers also have a thorough understanding of Puerto Rico’s cultural and business climate and members of our team are licensed to practice in the Island. They have experience assisting clients in various industries in Puerto Rico, including, but not limited to, financial services, hospitality, insurance, financing, housing, construction, media and renewable energy.
Caption1: Melissa Rodriguez (Morgan Lewis), Roy Carrasquillo, Jorge Salichs Alexandra Garcia (World Central Kitchen) and Nancy Santiago Negron (Hispanics in Philanthropy) during the Puerto Rico panel discussion at the 2018 HNBA Annual Convention.
Caption2: Melissa Rodriguez (Morgan Lewis), Roy Carrasquillo, Alexandra Garcia (World Central Kitchen), Nancy Santiago Negron (Hispanics in Philanthropy) and Jorge Salichs during the Puerto Rico panel discussion at the 2018 HNBA Annual Convention.