Orlando Law Firm Fisher Rushmer, P.A. Attorney Penelope B. Perez-Kelly Appointed as Chair of the Florida Bar International Law Certification Committee

Orlando, Florida   August 02, 2017   Business News
(PRLEAP.COM) August 2, 2017 - Recently, attorney Penelope B. Perez-Kelly of the Orlando law firm Fisher Rushmer, P.A. was appointed to serve as the chair of the Florida Bar International Law Certification Committee until June 30, 2018.

Florida Bar board certification recognizes attorneys whose special knowledge, skills and proficiency in various areas of law and professionalism and ethics in practice make them experts in their designated certification area.

"I am very pleased to serve as chair of the Florida Bar International Law Certification Committee. I, along with the rest of the members of the committee, will continue to work hard to encourage other qualified attorneys to seek board certification and to improve the application process by providing the resources necessary to successfully achieve board certification," said attorney Perez-Kelly.

Perez-Kelly became Board Certified in International Law by the Florida Bar in 2012, and was appointed to the International Law Certification Committee on July 1, 2013.

The purpose of the Florida Bar International Law Certification Committee is to evaluate qualified attorneys who are seeking board certification in the area of International Law.

Committee members review the attorney's qualifications, and prepare the examination given to candidates seeking board certification in the area of International Law by the Florida Bar.

"This recognition is very important because it helps the public identify lawyers who have met established standards in their particular area of practice and are committed to excellence and professionalism," said attorney Perez-Kelly.

About Penelope B. Perez-Kelly
Penelope B. Perez-Kelly is a Florida Bar Board Certified International Lawyer. Mrs. Perez-Kelly's practice centers in the areas of commercial litigation, business law, international law and intellectual property law. She has experience in a broad variety of complex commercial international and domestic litigation in federal and state courts. Mrs. Perez-Kelly has represented clients in commercial landlord and tenant disputes, collection and enforcement of judgments, fraud and deceptive and unfair trade practices, real estate developer disputes, and shareholder disputes.

Mrs. Perez-Kelly also has experience negotiating and preparing technology and business-related agreements, assisted clients to achieve foreign service of process in various jurisdictions, has assisted clients to complete trademark clearance registration, assignments and renewals in the United States, Latin America, Europe and Asia, has assisted clients with ICANN disputes involving pirating domain names, and has represented clients in a variety of corporate formation, product branding, acquisition and corporate compliance matters.

Mrs. Perez-Kelly was born in the Dominican Republic and resides in Orlando with her husband and son.

About Fisher Rusher, P.A.
The Orlando law firm of Fisher Rushmer, P.A. has been providing quality legal advice and services to clients in Central Florida and throughout the entire state since 1984. At Fisher Rushmer, P.A., clients are served by attorneys, not case managers, so you will receive the highly-skilled representation that you need in a cost-conscious manner. Recognized for excellence year after year, Fisher Rushmer, P.A. continues to be a top-ranked law firm throughout Florida, providing the resources of a large law firm with the personal touch of a smaller firm.