About LGP

We leverage diversity of expertise and depth of experience to relentlessly advocate on behalf of our clients’ business, transactional and litigation needs. Client Partnerships Defined by Access, Communication, and Trust We at Liebler, more...

Real Estate & Real Estate Finance

Liebler, Gonzalez & Portuondo’s Real Estate practice group provides a broad spectrum of legal services across virtually all real estate sectors and serves its investor and institutional clients in the core real estate more...

Premises Liability

From Fortune 500 companies to municipal institutions, Liebler, Gonzalez & Portuondo represents clients in premises liability actions arising out of business operations. The successful defense of these claims often turns on early identification more...

Corporate & Business Litigation

Our corporate and business practice provides a broad range of legal services for every legal need that arises during the life cycle of a business. From selecting the appropriate type of entity to more...

Juan A. Gonzalez

Mr. Gonzalez heads the Firm’s Commercial and Complex Litigation Group. He concentrates his practice in complex commercial, real estate, bankruptcy and civil litigation, including class action defense, in both federal and state courts. He represents lenders, banking concerns, public and private corporations and other business entities in state, federal, multi-district and bankruptcy courts in matters involving secured and unsecured creditors’ claims, commercial foreclosures and construction lien enforcement, business liquidations, receiverships, asset recovery, pre-judgment remedies, enforcement of preferred ship mortgages, vessel seizures, enforcement of judgments in foreign jurisdictions, class action defense, lender liability defense, bank operation/deposit based litigation, lease litigation, premises liability and related indemnity litigation.

Federal banking agencies have also retained Mr. Gonzalez to investigate several institutional failures throughout the country. Those investigations involved exceedingly complex financial schemes and required a thorough knowledge of sophisticated banking transactions.

Practice Areas:
Asset Based Loans, Banking & Municipal Finance, Bankruptcy and Financial Services Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Construction Litigation, Consumer Protection Statute Defense, Consumer Retail Banking, Consumer Retail Banking & Financial Services Litigation, Enforcement And Collateral Recovery, Financial Institution Operations Litigation, General Corporate Services, Insurance Litigation, Loan and Note Purchases, Mergers, Acquisitions and Restructurings, Municipal Bonds and Securities, Secured Lending, Workouts and Loan Restructuring
Education:
University of Miami School of Law, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, 1983
Florida International University, B.A., Business Administration, 1980
Bar and Court Admissions:
Florida, 1983
U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
United States Supreme Court
Professional Memberships and Community Involvement:
National Association of Minority Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF), National Bar Association, Hispanic National Bar Association
Languages:
Spanish