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...

Miguel M. Cordano

Mr. Cordano is a shareholder of the Firm and a member of the Litigation Department. Mr. Cordano practices in the areas of commercial litigation, banking, real estate, and bankruptcy. Mr. Cordano represents financial institutions and public and private entities in state, federal, and bankruptcy courts in matters involving enforcement of creditors’ rights, commercial and contract disputes, and business tort and consumer protection defense.

Mr. Cordano heads the Firm’s compliance and e-discovery and privacy groups. Mr. Cordano routinely advises clients on business operations, financial and reputational risk assessment, internal investigations, compliance with federal and state laws and regulations, matters involving law enforcement and resolution of gaps in enterprise policies and procedures. Mr. Cordano also advises clients regarding compliance with legal process, including complex garnishments, seizure warrants, TROs, grand jury subpoenas, and civil and criminal subpoenas. Mr. Cordano regularly provides trusted advice on complex discovery matters involving ESI, records retention and preservation strategies. Mr. Cordano’s practice also encompasses all aspects of banking operations, including commercial loans, deposit and treasury products and payment systems.

In addition, Mr. Cordano’s practice involves documenting complex commercial and real estate transactions. As part of his practice, Mr. Cordano works closely with the loan workout teams at various financial institutions and assists them with documenting workouts and minimizing unsecured debt exposure.

In 2000, Mr. Cordano earned his Juris Doctor from American University, Washington College of Law. While attending the law school’s tax clinic, Mr. Cordano represented indigent taxpayers as a student-attorney before the United States Tax Court. Mr. Cordano also served as Dean’s Fellow for the law school’s renowned International Business Law Program.
A Miami resident, Mr. Cordano is an active member of the Florida Bar and the Dade County Bar Association.

Practice Areas:
Commercial Litigation, Consumer Retail Banking & Financial Services Litigation, Corporate & Business, Real Estate & Real Estate Finance, Tort Litigation
American University, Washington College of Law, J.D 2000
Tax Clinic Student Attorney
Dean's Fellow, International Business Law Program Florida International University, B.A., 1995
Bar and Court Admissions:
Florida, 2001
United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida
Professional Memberships and Community Involvement:
Dade County Bar Association
Bankruptcy Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
Hispanic National Bar Association