June 13, 2013 - Roberto Santana hosts former governors Rafael Hernández Colón and Carlos Romero Barceló.

Roberto Santana was the host of the "First Conversatorium on Political Status" sponsored by the Federal Bar Association, and featuring two former governors sharing their insight regarding the century-old political status question as to Puerto Rico's relationship with the Federal Government.


November 1, 2010 - Myriam Matos elected President of the Association of Labor Relations Practitioners.

Myriam Matos was elected the 27th President of the prestigious Association of Labor Relations Practitioners. Founded in 1967, the ALRP groups under one roof legal professionals in the field of labor and employment relations engaged in the private as well as in the public sector representing employers, employees and regulatory agencies. It is the only organization in Puerto Rico that fosters the forum that allows evaluating labor and employment topics from the different perspectives of its diverse membership.


September 25, 2010 - Russell Del Toro chairs FBA Earl Kintner Award Committee.

Russell Del Toro was appointed Earl Kintner Award Committee Chair during the FBA National Convention in New Orleans at the ceremony bestowing the award on FBA Past President Dana McDonald.


August 30, 2010 - Court of Appeals sides with DTS banking client.

A second panel of the Puerto Rico Court of Appeals sided with a banking client of DTS in certiorari petition in related proceeding in the Maria Martinez Martinez v. Luis H. Santaella Font litigation, allowing Puerto Rico's largest bank to present additional evidence to sustain bona fide third-party purchaser for value and without knowledge defense.


August 19, 2010 - Election of Russell Del Toro to chair Past Puerto Rico Chapter FBA Presidents Committee.

At a private ceremony where Magistrate Judge Hon. Justo Arenas was inducted as honorary chapter past president of the PR chapter of the FBA, Russell Del Toro was elected by the past pesidents to serve as Chair of the FBA Past-Presidents Committee until 2012.


May 6, 2010 - Del Toro & Santana prevails in Court of Appeals decision.
DTS prevails in Puerto Rico Court of Appeals decision in Maria Martinez Martinez v. Luis H. Santaella Font, defending Puerto Rico's largest banking institution in successfully presenting bona fide third-party purchaser for value and without knowledge defense.


March 15, 2010 - Berenice Bellotti joins Del Toro & Santana.
After recently serving as General Counsel for the Puerto Rico Department of Treasury, Berenice Bellotti returns to the ranks of Del Toro & Santana as of Counsel. Her vast experience as well as profound expertise in her field are considerable assets to the Firm. We welcome you, Berenice and are looking forward to many years of collaboration.


August 21, 2009 - Russell Del Toro headlines "Building Your Civil Trial Skills" Seminar.
Russell Del Toro, headlines as a conference speaker at the 2009 edition of the Puerto Rico Comparative Civil Trial Skills and Strategies seminar. For more information and to obtain a copy of the Course Book, please visit:



August 19, 2009 - Del Toro & Santana is contributing author in "A State-by-State Guide to Construction and Design Law".
The American Bar Association chose Del Toro & Santana to write the chapter on construction and design law for Puerto Rico. A State-by-State Guide to Construction Law is now in its second edition.



September 15, 2008 - Russell Del Toro headline speaker at "Puerto Rico Comparative Civil Trial Skills and Strategies" Seminar .
Russell Del Toro, Senior Partner at Del Toro & Santana, headlines as a conference speaker at the Puerto Rico Comparative Civil Trial Skills and Strategies seminar.



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