EDUARDO I. RASCO - Miami attorney

attorney EDUARDO I. RASCO

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ABOUT

Mr. Rasco heads the Firm’s Litigation Department and has extensive experience in civil litigation matters at the trial and appellate levels. He handles complex litigation in Circuit Court and Federal District Court where he represents financial institutions, real estate developers and investors, real estate brokers, shareholders, partnerships, corporations and other businesses interests before, during and after a lawsuit is filed. Rasco’s “hands on” approach and business acumen are key factors in achieving the business objectives of clients who face acrimonious litigation.  His prior experience as an accountant gives him a unique perspective when reviewing complex financial transactions from a litigation point of view. Rasco also has vast experience in probate litigation, will contests, divorce and family law matters.

Mr. Rasco has been involved in a number of high profile cases including, Guantanamo Detainee Federal Litigation; Lazaro Gonzalez (Elian); In Re: Mae Thomson; In Re: Chinese Drywall, Multi District Litigation, among others and has dedicated significant time and effort to community, civic and religious organizations.

Mr. Rasco is an active leader in bar activities and has provided a significant pro bono legal work as a volunteer Guardian ad Litem, the Put Something Back Program, CABA and through other recognized organizations.

Mr. Rasco enjoys an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating given to attorneys for professional excellence and is recognized on the Florida Super Lawyers list as a Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney.

Primary areas of practice

  • Business and Real Estate Litigation
  • Family Law
  • Probate

Education

  • University of Miami School of Law (J.D., 1986)
  • Florida International University (B.A., 1982)

Admissions

  • Florida
  • Southern District of Florida
  • Middle District of Florida

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Professional Activities

  • Member Florida Bar, Family Court Rules Committee (2006-2008)
  • Former Director of the Dade County Bar Association (1990-1992)
  • Former President of the North Dade Bar Association (1999-2000)
  • Former Officer and Director of the North Dade Bar Association (1996-2005)
  • Former North Dade Bar Liaison to Dade County Bar (2003)
  • Chairman of the Dade County Bar Association, Family Law Committee (1995-1996)
  • Member of the First Family Inns of Court (1997-2006)
  • Circuit Court Judicial Practices Survey (1992-1993)
  • Featured Speaker at DCBA Annual Nuts and Bolts of Divorce (1995-2003)

Honors

  • Florida Super Lawyers, Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney (2017)