Firm Profile

The Firm, located in Coral Gables Business District, comprises experienced litigators, transactional attorneys with substantial expertise in commercial and international matters. The Firm is “av” rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

The attorneys at Gutierrez & Associates are attuned to their clients’ profit goals and are committed to the philosophy that clients are best served by advising them how best to accomplish those goals within the complex framework of rules prescribed by law. The emphasis at Gutierrez & Associates is on preventive law, but whenever circumstances so require, its litigation department is capable of handling most commercial disputes.

Members of the Firm are deeply involved in local and national civic and legal affairs. The Firm has a very significant, broad-based commitment to public interest matters.

The Firm has attained depth and breadth of practice while purposely seeking to grow at an orderly pace. As a result, the Firm is able to give its clients a very personal service. The Firm believes in maintaining close personal contact with its clients and their chief operating officers as well as in providing prompt, competent, practical and cost-efficient professional support. The Firm strives to serve the particular needs of its multi-national clientele: confidentiality, immediacy of response, and vital access to appropriate business and governmental circles. The Firm will continue to concentrate on constant improvement in the nature and quality of its practice

Practice Summary

Mortgage foreclosures (Plaintiff representations) are at the core of the Firm’s litigation practice. The Firm has expertise in handling complex corporate and commercial litigation.

The Firm’s transactional practice, including corporate, real estate and financing, is broad. Financing is handled both for borrowers and lenders.

The Firm has worked on a variety of transactional matters involving corporations engaged in business throughout the world. The representation has been of private as well as publicly held corporations including Fortune 500 companies, involving review and/or preparation of international contracts and the resolution of administrative and disputed matters before the courts or arbitral tribunals.

The firm is an approved title agent for Old Republic National Title Insurance Company and is in compliance with ALTA’s Title Insurance and Settlement Company Best Practices.

Representative Clients include Face Bank International Corporation, Seacoast National Bank, and U.S. Mortgage Finance Group.

International Correspondents

The Firm maintains correspondent counsel relationships throughout most of the United States and Canada, the Caribbean, Central and South America as well as Europe.  Therefore, whenever the Firm is called upon to assist a client outside its jurisdiction or beyond its traditional areas of expertise, it is able to refer the matter to, or co-counsel with the finest outside professionals and specialists and to bring to its clients the best available professional support.