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Roland Sanchez-Medina Jr.

Roland Sanchez-Medina Jr.

SMGQ Law - Sanchez-Medina, Gonzalez, Quesada, Lage, Gomez & Machado LLP, Florida, Miami

Roland Sanchez-Medina Jr.
Website Phone: 305.377.1000 LinkedIn

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Florida, Miami office

201 Alhambra Circle, Suite 1205
Coral Gables
Miami
FL 33134

Biography

Roland Sanchez-Medina Jr. is a partner who focuses his practice in the areas of corporate and securities law, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate structuring/restructuring, board governance, domestic and international commercial transactions, commercial and residential real estate transactions, tax and estate planning, and other general transactional services.

Prior to forming the Firm, Mr. Sanchez-Medina was a partner at the national law firm of McDermott, Will & Emery, where he was a member of the Corporate Department, and was a senior associate at the national law firm of Holland & Knight.

NOTABLE CLIENT WORK
-Representation of Estate Investments Group to secure a $57.8 Million Construction Loan

-Representation of electronics company in $32 million initial public offering

-Representation of Miami Heat in $20 million revolving line of credit

-Representation of real estate development company in $50 million profit sharing agreement with private equity fund

-Representation of client in sale of copyright and other intangible assets to Televisa S.A. de C.V. for $20 million

-Representation of a real estate developer in $45 million acquisition of real estate

-Serve as outside general counsel to 8th largest equipment rental company in the United States, including the leasing of more than 70 retail branches across the United States

-Serve as outside general counsel to major South Florida real estate developer

-Representation of investor in $45 million investment in private equity fund

-Representation of client in corporate break-up of major restaurant chain

-Representation of municipality in ground lease of largest parcel of undeveloped land east of US 1 in Miami-Dade County

PROFESSIONAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES; HONORS & RECOGNITIONS
-Selected as Best Lawyer in America®

-Selected as Legal EliteTM by Florida Trends Magazine

-Selected as SuperLawyer® in Law & Politics Magazine

-Selected as Top Transactional Attorney by South Florida Legal Guide

-Selected as Finalist for Top Dealmaker Daily Business Review

-AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review RatingsTM, the highest rating possible indicating preeminent legal ability and professional ethics in Mr. Sanchez-Medina’s areas of practice

-Board of Governors, The Florida Bar

-Orange Bowl Committee, Member

-Chairman, Budget & Audit Committee, Miami-Dade County School Board

-Chairman, Business, Corporations and Financial Services Committee of Business Law Section, The Florida Bar

-General Counsel, South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

-Cuban American Bar Association, President

-National Conference of Bar Presidents

AWARDS & PUBLIC ENGAGEMENTS
-Southeastern Regional hearing of the ABA Commission on Hispanic Legal Rights & Responsibilities, May 2011

-Golden Eagle Award, Florida Minority Community Reinvestment Coalition, Inc., 2010

-After School All Stars, Hispanic Heritage Honoree, 2009

Languages Spoken

  1. English
  2. Spanish

Specialities

  1. Contract law
  2. Corporate commercial
  3. Real Estate
  4. Sports Law
  5. Tax law