MIAMI – July 19, 2016 – Miami law firm Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton today announced that attorney Stephanie Moncada Gomez has been elected as secretary of the national Federal Bar Association’s International Law Section. She has served as secretary since May; her new term begins on October 1 and concludes in October of 2017.
According to its website, the FBA’s mission is to strengthen the federal legal system and administration of justice by serving the interests and the needs of the federal practitioner, both public and private, the federal judiciary and the public they serve. Its International Law Section provides educational programs on international legal topics, assists people in other nations with United States legal talent to further the cause of peace and democracy and also furthers the development of human rights principles and the enforcement of such principles.
As Secretary, Gomez will record and disseminate minutes of all meetings of the Section’s officers, Board and membership. She will work with FBA National to send announcements to the International Law Section’s members and keep the website up to date. Most importantly, Gomez will work with her fellow Executive Board members to organize and sponsor continuing legal education and social events in the Miami area.
At Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton, Gomez serves in the firm’s complex litigation department and international practice, focusing her practice on representing international clients in matters brought in U.S. federal and state courts. Gomez also has an active pro bono practice focused on representation of juveniles in immigration and dependency proceedings. She received her bachelor’s degree with honors from the University of Miami and her law degree from the University of Florida Levin College of Law.
About Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton
Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton is a complex commercial litigation firm founded in 1982 that focuses its practice on bet-the-company commercial cases, bankruptcy matters and class actions. For more information, visit www.kttlaw.com.