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Carlos F. Concepción

Carlos has served as counsel in a wide range of domestic and international litigation and arbitration matters. His practice has always focused on disputes involving financial services, design and construction, and distribution and supply chain controversies involving parties from multiple jurisdictions. He has substantial experience with multilingual and multicultural teams, which provides a strategic advantage in dealing with parties and evidence from different legal systems, especially in Latin America and the Caribbean. 

Carlos has worked with all the leading arbitration organizations and has conducted proceedings in Spanish and English in which the seat of the arbitration and governing laws has been in multiple countries.

Bar Admissions

  • Florida

  • Texas

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

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

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

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

  • U.S. Supreme Court

Languages

  • English

  • Spanish

Education

  • J.D., with high honors, University of Florida. 1982

    • Order of the Coif

  • B.A., magna cum laude, Florida State University, 1979 (English)

    • Phi Beta Kappa

Community Involvement

  • Board of Trustees of the University of Florida Law School Association, Member

Honors

  • The Best Lawyers in America, International Commercial Arbitration

  • AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell

  • Legal Elite International Arbitration, Florida Trend

  • Florida Super Lawyers  

  • Commercial Arbitration Expert Guide

Certifications

  • Board Certified in International Litigation and Arbitration—The Florida Bar

 

Memberships

  • International Arbitration Editorial Advisory Board, Law360 (2019, 2020, 2021)

  • Miami International Arbitration Society

    • Chair (2019 Term)

  • Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

  • International Chamber of Commerce

  • International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution

  • International Center for Dispute Resolution

  • Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel

  • International Bar Association

  • Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration