MIAMI, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MDO Partners is proud to announce Compliance Counsel, Lisa Capote, has been elected Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) Regional President of Florida. Ms. Capote was sworn in at the 2018 HNBA Annual Convention held in Philadelphia earlier this month.
Ms. Capote has been an active member, mentor, and leader of the HNBA for several years. She has served as Deputy Regional President and Co-Chaired the Region's Network Committee and its Lo Nuestro Series.
"I am honored to lead the HNBA Florida Region during this critical time to promote diversity and inclusion in the legal profession, and address critical issues facing our Hispanic/Latino community," said Ms. Capote. "I look forward to collaborating with my HNBA Familia to advance our National President, Jennifer Salinas', theme 'Their Future is Our Future.'"
"We are so proud of Lisa's remarkable accomplishments and her continued commitment to the HNBA," said Richard Montes de Oca, Managing Partner of MDO Partners and Chair of the HNBA Compliance and Ethics Section. "She is an exceptional lawyer and leader, and we're excited to support her passion and service for the HNBA, its members and its mission, adelante!"
Ms. Capote focuses her practice at MDO Partners on global compliance for food, logistics, pharmaceutical, healthcare, life sciences and medical device industries, including FDA and international trade compliance. She is an AV Preeminent-Rated attorney, which is the highest level of professional excellence ranking. Ms. Capote represents various clients from startups to Fortune 500 companies, including establishing compliance programs and advising on regulatory inspections.
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