For immediate release
The Harmonie Group Expands its Worldwide Reach
The Harmonie Group is pleased to announce the addition of four law firms to its International Friends roster. Tim Violet, Executive Director stated, “we are pleased with the continued expansion of our international reach. As the clients served by our member firms expand their operations globally, they are looking for Harmonie and its sister group, the Canadian Litigation Counsel, to provide access to law firms internationally. Our focus has always been to meet the access needs of the clients that engage our member firms.”
The Harmonie Group is a by invitation only network of law firms that are subjected to a rigorous review process to insure they meet Harmonie’s standards, ethics and values before being invited to join.
The following are Harmonie’s new International friends:
Barbados: Delany Finisterre
Dustin D.P. Delany
Attorneys at Law
The Bungalow • Savannah Drive • The Garrison
St. Michael, Barbados
Admitted: Antigua and Barbuda • Barbados • Dominica • Grenada • Guyana • St. Kitts and Nevis • St. Lucia • St. Vincent and the Grenadines • Trinidad and Tobago • United States of America
Delany Finisterre is a Barbados based international law firm serving the English speaking Caribbean and Florida. It is the only firm within the region with designated insurance and reinsurance practice areas. Our attorneys have experience in both domestic and international insurance issues and serve as counsel to one of the region’s largest homegrown insurance companies as well as a number of global insurers. Delany Finisterre is frequently called upon to assist external counsel and insurance companies in matters with regional ties. The firm is also a leader in the captive insurance industry in Barbados. Partner Dustin Delany has extensive insurance experience in the United States having been based in Florida for over a decade representing insurance companies and their insureds before relocating to Barbados. Thus, Mr. Delany has solid understanding of the climate of the industry both inside and outside of the Caribbean.
Puerto Rico: Colón & Colón, P.S.C.
Francisco J. “Frankie” Colón-Pagán, Esq.
Colón & Colón, P.S.C.
PO Box 9023355
San Juan, PR 00902-3355
173 Calle ONeill
San Juan PR 00918-2404
Tel.: 787-758-6060 X 236
The Firm was founded in 1987 by Francisco J. Colón-Pagán, who for over thirty years has been practicing law in Puerto Rico, mainly as a defense attorney. Known today as to Colón & Colón, P.S.C, the Firm was incorporated in 2003. Our practice is focused mainly on civil litigation in the Federal and Commonwealth courts of Puerto Rico, insurance coverage disputes, and business and corporate practice. We represent clients in matters of insurance law, premises liability, professional liability, product liability, hospital liability, automobile liability, transportation law, worker’s compensation, corporate law and business transactions. Our insurance practice includes coverage and claims analysis in Puerto Rico and Latin America in matters of directors’ and officers’ liability, financial institution liability, fiduciary liability, SEC liability, professional liability, employment practices liability, general liability, property coverage, life, health & disability coverage, reinsurance, and regulatory compliance and investigations.
Taiwan: LCC Partners Law Office
Senior Manager of Claims and Suit Management Practice
LCC Partners Law Office
100 Roosevelt Road, Section 2, 25F -1
Phone: 886 2 2364 1133, Ext: 202
Fax: 886 2 2364 1137
Web site: www.lccpartners.com.tw
886 921 690 945/0921 690 945
LCC Partners Law Office team of legal professionals has extensive experience and outstanding abilities in dealing with complicated and challenging, local and international legal matters and represents domestic and International businesses and individuals with insurance coverage, litigation and other commercial legal services. They provide client-oriented strategy and legal services for a wide range of disputes and has represented clients in: Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution; Insurance Policy Review, Coverage and Claims; Corporate and Commercial Affairs; Securities and Financial Services; Intellectual Property Application, Disputes and Litigation; M&A and Foreign Investment; Labor & Employment. Clients include publicly held corporations, capital market participants, domestic and foreign insurance companies and agents, corporate directors, governmental entities, and cross-border licensors. Our experienced and skillful lawyers have expertise in different legal and commercial areas, and are able to form a project team according to the client’s particular needs, allowing us to provide efficient legal services in transactions.
Virgin Islands: Andrew C. Simpson, P.C.
Andrew C. Simpson
2191 Church St., Ste. 5
Christiansted, VI 00820
Tele: 340.719.3900, ext. 101
Web site: www.coralbrief.com
The focus of Andrew C. Simpson, PC is on insurance defense, insurance coverage, litigation and appeals. The firm appears regularly in the trial and appellate courts of the Virgin Islands (both federal and territorial) and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. The United States Virgin Islands is considered a plaintiff-friendly venue but Mr. Simpson has enjoyed notable success defending cases there; his most recent trial resulted in a defense verdict for his client in August 2011. The firm is well-respected for its ability to efficiently manage complex or technical litigation. Mr. Simpson is a frequent presenter at national conferences of the American Bar Association on the use of technology in jury trials and for the delivery of legal services to clients.