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Rebeca Caquías-Mejías

Rebeca Caquías-Mejías is a Member of the Real Estate, Financing & Bankruptcy Group, Corporate Division, Fiddler, González & Rodríguez, P.S.C.

 

Mrs. Caquías-Mejías practices primarily in creditor’s rights including bankruptcy, real estate, commercial lending, secured transactions, asset based finance, workouts and restructuring. Her practice principally covers representing unsecured and secured creditors in over two thousand Chapter 11 and 13 bankruptcy cases. In addition, she has represented creditors in the request for modification or lifting of the automatic stay, and adversary proceedings, in the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Puerto Rico and before the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the First Circuit.

 

She has also advised financial institutions in the preparation and negotiation of loan documentation, workouts and security arrangements, including financing for shopping centers, service providers and construction sites.  In addition, she has advised landlords and tenants in the negotiations of lease agreements.

 

Mrs. Caquías Mejías has participated as a speaker in various seminars offered to various clients, and more recently “Proposed National Chapter 13 Plan, Proof of Claim Issues and FRBP 3002.1” offered by the American Bankruptcy Institute in the Caribbean Insolvency Symposium.

 

She is also a Certified Public Accountant.

 

Mrs. Caquías-Mejías has successfully defended creditors within the Bankruptcy Court system, among these, the opinion from the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the First Circuit, In re Sepulveda Soto, 491 B.R. 307 (1st BAP 2013).

Contact Information:

Fax  (787) 759-3108

 

rcaquias@fgrlaw.com

 

Education:

J.D., University of Puerto Rico School of Law

B.A., University of Puerto Rico

 

Practice Areas:

Bankruptcy and Creditor’s Rights

Real Estate

Commercial Financing

Secured Transactions

 

Court Admissions:

Commonwealth of Puerto Rico

U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico

U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

 

Bar Professional & Civic Affiliations:

American Bankruptcy Institute

Puerto Rico Notaries Association

Puerto Rico Society of Certified Public Accountants

 

Office Location:

254 Muñoz Rivera Ave. 6th Floor

Hato Rey, Puerto Rico 00918

 

Mailing Address:

PO Box 363507

San Juan, PR 00936-3507

 

Telephone and Email Address:

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