Al Dia – Innovative Latino lawyer Juan E. Zúñiga is breaking barriers in the legal industry with commitment and dedication
News Juan Zúñiga · January 4, 2023
Juan E. Zúñiga was recently appointed as managing partner at Rimon Law, becoming one of the first Latinx leaders of a major law firm.
Story By Al Dia journalist, Jensen Toussaint. Republished with permission from Al Dia.
Rimon Law is one of the premier law firms of the new age, utilizing an innovative technological platform that seeks to disrupt the 500-year-old law model. It does so by allowing employees to get autonomy in work hours, location, and most importantly, culture, effectively engaging its roughly 200 employees across 46 offices on five different continents.
In October 2022, Rimon Law made a historic hire, appointing Juan E. Zúñiga as its managing partner after 9 years with the firm. In the newly created role, Zúñiga is in charge of overseeing the next stage of development from the firm’s San Diego office, effectively becoming one of the first Latinx lawyers to lead a major international or U.S. law firm.
Juan E. Zúñiga is an international transactions attorney who has worked on cross-border deals throughout the United States, Latin America and in over 60 other countries. He is also the Managing Partner of Rimon.
His practice is focused on buying and selling real estate, resort and hospitality transactions, mergers & acquisitions, overseas distribution agreements, international joint ventures, foreign trade and commerce, workouts of distressed assets, lending and investment issues. He has been particularly sought out for his handling of cross-border transactions, especially in Latin America. In this work, he represents American clients in their investments in overseas properties and in establishing subsidiary operations internationally. Additionally, he represents foreign clients in their investments in the United States. Read more here.