Morales, German

Title: Managing Partner
Phone: (954) 374.1111
Fax: (954) 414.0542
Email: gmorales@lawgmorales.com

 

Mr. Morales is the Managing Partner at the law firm of Morales & Goldstein, LLC where he concentrates his practice in the areas of emerging businesses and corporate financing, international business transactions, commercial transactions, entrepreneurial risk assessment, crisis management and business litigation.

He combines his academic background in both the Civil Law and the Common Law systems with the experience of working in house as Counsel for Latin American regional companies and independently as Counsel through different sized law firms making him an all-rounded legal professional.

Mr. Morales has been advising clients for over 19 years in cross-border transactions, multinational corporate structuring and financing, corporate compliance, legal crisis management and corporate reorganizations in Latin America and Florida. Having participated in numerous due diligence reviews, acquisitions and mergers, both domestically and in Latin America, as well as across several industries, Mr. Morales has developed a keen sense of enterprise risk assessment and management, along with sharp negotiation skills which have contributed to his highly enhanced business acumen. His constant exposure to Latin American legislation has made him extremely knowledgeable about practices and transactions in the region.

More recently, Mr. Morales has worked in the areas of alternative and/or emerging business financing solutions, including investment deployment, investment portfolio structuring, loan workouts, distressed debt, advising hedge funds, mutual funds, commercial financing companies, non-regulated financial companies, entrepreneurs and businesses to understand, access, raise, secure, restructure, work-out or collect corporate debt.

 Mr. Morales has a law degree from University of El Rosario (Colombia) and a Juris Doctorate degree from Florida International University. He is licensed to practice law in Colombia and Florida. He has received extensive training, formal and informal, on business law, corporate law, secured transactions and risk management. Mr. Morales has been an Assistant Professor of International and Commercial Law at El Rosario, has been a guest lecturer or panelist at the FIU College of Law as well as other educational organizations and often holds positions in the Board of Directors of several private entities.

Mr. Morales is fluent in Spanish and knowledgable in Portuguese.

Bar and Court Admissions:
Florida
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
Colombia

Professional Memberships:
The American Bar Association
Broward County Bar Association