Fluent in Spanish and proficient in Portuguese, Jose regularly handles transactions both in the U.S. and globally for domestic and international clients. In addition to representing major media and entertainment companies, he has negotiated and closed multi-million dollar mergers and acquisitions and transactional matters in several other industries, including telecom and technology, as well as handled corporate finance transactions for private and public companies. He also has been Secretary to Boards of Directors; served as Compliance Officer; headed Government Relations and Anti-Piracy functions; and managed litigation around the world.
Jose is a fourth degree black belt in Taekwondo and likes to relax by breaking bricks and boards with his hands and feet.
EducationUniversity of Michigan, J.D., cum laude, 1981University of Florida, B.S., Journalism, 1977
InvolvementAmerican Bar AssociationMember, 2016Association of Public CorporationsPresident and member of the Board of Directors, 1997 - 2002Chapman PartnershipBoard Member, 2016 - PresentFriends of WLRNBoard Member, 2016 - PresentGreater Miami Chamber of CommerceBoard Member 2001 - 2002
Chairman of Hispanic Market Committee, 1993 - 1994Hispanic National Bar AssociationMember, 2016International In-House Counsel GroupCo-Chair, 1998 - PresentUnited Way of Miami-DadeCo-Chair, Legal Division, 1999 - 2001University of Florida Center for Latin American StudiesAlumni Board President, 2011 - PresentUniversity of Miami School of Law LL.M. in Entertainment, Arts, and Sports Law
Advisory Board Member, 2016 - Present
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