News & Events

O&B wins multi-million dollar breach of contract and fraud trial

O&B recently obtained a verdict in favor of its clients in a multi-million dollar breach of contract and fraud claim. After a six-day trial, the court of first instance returned a judgment in favor of O&B’s client. The court of appeals affirmed the verdict, and the Supreme Court denied cert. Lead trial lawyer: Manuel A. .

Pedro R. Pierluisi rejoins O’Neill & Borges as a Capital Member

O’Neill & Borges LLC is pleased to announce that Pedro R. Pierluisi, former Resident Commissioner (2009-16) and Secretary of Justice of Puerto Rico (1993-96), rejoins the firm as a capital member effective January 9, 2017.  Mr. Pierluisi will concentrate his practice in corporate, litigation and government & regulatory affairs.

Gilberto Gutierrez promoted as a Member of the Corporate Department

The firm is pleased to announce the promotion of Gilberto Gutierrez to Member effective December 1, 2016. Gilberto practices in the areas of real estate, zoning and land use and commercial lending.

O&B member Amaya Iraolagoitia was appointed President of the Puerto Rico Manufacturers’ Association’s Tax Committee

Amaya Iraolagoitia was appointed President of the Puerto Rico Manufacturers’ Association’s Tax Committee. She has actively participated in the Association’s efforts to design and promote federal tax incentives such as the Growth Proposal, which intends to strengthen and expand Puerto Rico’s manufacturing base.

News & Events

O&B wins multi-million dollar breach of contract and fraud trial

O&B recently obtained a verdict in favor of its clients in a multi-million dollar breach of contract and fraud claim. After a six-day trial, the court of first instance returned a judgment in favor of O&B’s client. The court of appeals affirmed the verdict, and the Supreme Court denied cert. Lead trial lawyer: Manuel A. .

Pedro R. Pierluisi rejoins O’Neill & Borges as a Capital Member

O’Neill & Borges LLC is pleased to announce that Pedro R. Pierluisi, former Resident Commissioner (2009-16) and Secretary of Justice of Puerto Rico (1993-96), rejoins the firm as a capital member effective January 9, 2017.  Mr. Pierluisi will concentrate his practice in corporate, litigation and government & regulatory affairs.

Gilberto Gutierrez promoted as a Member of the Corporate Department

The firm is pleased to announce the promotion of Gilberto Gutierrez to Member effective December 1, 2016. Gilberto practices in the areas of real estate, zoning and land use and commercial lending.

O&B member Amaya Iraolagoitia was appointed President of the Puerto Rico Manufacturers’ Association’s Tax Committee

Amaya Iraolagoitia was appointed President of the Puerto Rico Manufacturers’ Association’s Tax Committee. She has actively participated in the Association’s efforts to design and promote federal tax incentives such as the Growth Proposal, which intends to strengthen and expand Puerto Rico’s manufacturing base.