A Different Kind of Law Firm
Bigger is not better but often it costs more. Big firms charge you big fees in order to pay for their expensive overhead. Cueto Law Group can do everything that a big firm can but just more efficiently and we pass those savings on to you.
Unlike a big firm, Cueto Law Group provides you with personal attention, frequent updates and prompt service. With our legal concierge service, you’ll always be given prompt and personalized service to meet your growing needs.
Everything we do is in the context of a long-term relationship.
Our goal is always the thoughtful furtherance of our client’s overall business objectives. What we are doing for a client at any one time, however important, is just one component of an alliance stretching far into the future.
We have great passion for the rule of law and do what is necessary to get the job done. Period. For us, it’s far more than just a job—it’s our way of life.
Cueto Law Group is a business Attorney and Commercial Litigation Attorney and handles cases in all of Miami-Dade County including Aventura, Bal Harbour, Bay Harbor Islands, Brickell, Carol City, Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, Florida City, Hialeah, Homestead, Kendall, Key Biscayne, Medley, Miami, Miami Beach, Miami Gardens, Miami Lakes, Miami Shores, Miami Springs, Normandy, North Bay Village, North Miami, North Miami Beach, Opa Locka, Perrine, Pinecrest, Snapper Creek, South Miami, Sunny Isles Beach, Surfside, Sweetwater and all areas of Palm Beach County, the Florida Keys, and all cities in Broward County including Coconut Creek, Cooper City, Coral Springs, Dania, Davie, Deerfield Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Hallandale, Hillsboro Beach, Hollywood, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Lauderdale Lakes, Lauderhill, Lazy Lake Village, Lighthouse Point, Margate, Miramar, North Lauderdale, Oakland Park, Parkland, Pembroke Park, Pembroke Pines, Plantation, Pompano Beach, Sea Ranch Lakes, Southwest Ranches, Sunrise, Tamarac, Weston, Wilton Manors, and Unincorporated Broward. Cueto Law Group is a Florida business Attorney and Commercial Litigation Attorney serving all of Florida.
ABOUT THE FOUNDER
Board Certified International Attorney and founding partner Santiago A. Cueto focuses his practice on international business law with an emphasis on class action and international commercial litigation, arbitration and transactions. His practice is based in Miami, Florida.
As a prominent Miami Florida attorney, He has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Fox Business News, CNBC, Forbes, the National Law Journal, PC World, the Daily Business Review, the Los Angeles Business Journal, the San Francisco Chronicle, Entrepreneur, and many other media outlets.
Santiago has represented Fortune 100 companies and foreign governments in a variety of complex commercial litigation and transactions matters.
Santiago’s international education and experience has served to counsel companies operating throughout the world. He currently serves as executive counsel to companies in the global supply and communications industries.
Santiago’s work in the non-profit sector has been recognition by the White House, U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives. Among several firsts in the environmental arena, Santiago was the first professional services in the world to accept carbon credits as a form of payment. His firm was also the first hispanic-owned law firm in the United States to commit to carbon neutrality offsetting over 55,500 lbs. of carbon annually.
A graduate of Leadership Miami, Santiago is a member of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce and sits on various boards including Lawyers to the Rescue and Voces Verde. Santiago is also the founding president of the Doral Bar Association.
Santiago volunteers his time by assisting impoverished communities around the world. Most recently he traveled to New Delhi, India and helped to establish a literacy program for the city’s primary schools. Through his relationship with Kiva.org, Santiago has also worked to distribute microloans to struggling entrepreneurs in more than 15 countries across the globe, including Peru, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Cambodia, Indonesia, Somoa and Nepal.
An avid skier, Santiago has skied the worlds highest peaks including Mont Blanc in Chamonix, France, the Matterhorn in Zermatt Switzerland and the Alps of Innsbruck, Austria. He has also skied the Andes in Bariloche, Argentina and the Rockies of North America.
Santiago also enjoys traveling with his family and has visited several of the ancient “wonders of the world” including the Great Wall of China, the Taj Mahal and Machu Picchu. Countries he has visited include China, India, Thailand, Turkey, Croatia, Greece, Ireland, Spain, the Czech Republic, Germany, the United Kingdom (England and Scotland), France, Belgium, the Netherlands, the Principality of Monaco, the Vatican, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, Canada, Cuba, Mexico, Argentina, Peru, Panama, Trinidad & Tobago, the Bahamas, Ecuador (including the Galapagos Islands), Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Russia and Estonia.
- Business Law
- Litigation and Trial
- Civil Rights
- Class Action
- International Commercial Litigation and Arbitration
- International Business Transactions
- Intellectual Property
- Executive Counsel to Global Business
- Florida Bar Association
- Founding president, Doral Bar Association
- Florida Bar International Law Section, Executive Council
- American Bar Association
- International Bar Association
- University of Florida, J.D.
- Executive Editor, Florida Journal of International Law
- Université de Montpellier, France, French Civil Law
- University of Miami, M.A. (International Relations)
- University of Miami, B.A.
Florida Bar, State & Federal Courts
Board Certified International Law by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education.
Selected Published Works
International Law Quarterly, Digital Censorship and the Great Firewall of China, Corporate Codes of Conduct a Viable Means to Lift the Information Curtain. Vol. XXV, No. 2 (2010).
Florida Journal of International Law, Oil’s Not Well in Latin America: Curing the Shortcomings of the International Environmental Law Regime in Dealing With Industrial Oil Pollution in Latin America Through Corporate Codes of Conduct. 11 Fla. J. Int’l L.585 (cited by West Publishing Environmental Law Treatise 2010 ed., Georgetown International Environmental Law Review, New York University International Law Review).
Selected Speaking Engagements
International Aspects of the BP Oil Spill, the Florida Bar’s International Law Section Webinar Series, September, 2010.
4th International Conference on the Globalization of Collective Litigation (est. Oxford University)
Florida International University College of Law, Miami, December 10th, 2010.
Business law, business litigation, International law, global business, company formation, global finance, fraud, class-actions, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, civil rights, and arbitration.