Diane P. Perez was sworn in as 2017-18 president of the Coral Gables Bar Association during its annual Installation Gala at the historic Biltmore Hotel on Saturday, Sept. 23.
Michael J. Higer, Florida Bar president and a partner at Berger Singerman in Miami, delivered the keynote address. The Hon. Robert J. Luck of the Third District Court of Appeal administered the oath of office to Perez and the association’s new board of directors. “I am honored to serve as the president of this distinguished organization and look forward to an exciting year of serving our community,” Perez said. New officers also were installed at the President’s Ball including executive committee members: Gabriel Garay, president-elect;
Lana Naghshineh, treasurer; Hugo Alvarez, secretary, and Jorge L. Fors Jr., immediate past president.
Perez is a Florida Board Certified Labor and Employment Law attorney and the owner of Diane Perez, PA. She practices exclusively in the area of labor and employment law, representing both employers and employees in federal and state courts and before federal, state and local agencies. Perez focuses her practice on a wide variety of labor and employment matters, including matters arising under Title VII, ADA, ADEA, and FLSA, among others. She is a graduate of the University of Miami School of Law.
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