Joseph I. Zumpano was asked to give a guest lecture at St. Thomas University School of Law. The heavily attended session included an overview of terrorism law and highlights from his career in the field. The lecture received words of appreciation and was well-received by the law school and attendees.
On February 23, 2017, the Miami Herald featured a cover story regarding Mr. Zumpano and the historic case Caballero v. FARC, et al. In a hard fought victory, Mr. Zumpano and his legal team recovered almost $1 million for Mr. Antonio Caballero whose father, former U.N. Ambassador Carlos Caballero Cormane, was murdered at the hands of Colombia’s most notorious guerilla groups and the North Valley Cartel. The Miami Herald reported that “[t]he case is likely to draw the attention of other guerilla victims in the United States, who have also won multi-million-dollar judgments but haven’t been able to collect, because the assets are either frozen or concealed.”
On February 27, 2017, CNN featured Mr. Zumpano and the case Caballero v. FARC, et al. In a hard fought victory, Mr. Zumpano and his legal team recovered almost $1 million for Mr. Antonio Caballero whose father, former U.N. Ambassador Carlos Caballero Cormane, was murdered at the hands of Colombia’s most notorious guerilla groups and the North Valley Cartel.
On February 23, 2017, Miami Today published that Joseph I. Zumpano was recently named to the St. Thomas University School of Law Board of Advisors.
Joseph Zumpano, Leon Patricios, and David Winker were each listed in SuperLawyers Magazine 2016 in the practice area of Health Law.
Joseph Zumpano, Leon Patricios, and David Winker were each listed in the July 2016 edition of Florida Trend magazine’s “Legal Elite”. Joseph Zumpano and David Winker were listed in the practice area of Health Law, and Leon Patricios was listed in the practice area of Commercial Litigation.
Zumpano Patricios and Winker, P.A. recently presented the Jess Parrish Medical Foundation “Fran Gerrett Memorial Golf Classic” at La Cita Golf & Country Club and The Great Outdoors Golf Club. The event raised more than $71,000 to help with the Children’s Center in Titusville.
On Tuesday, May 10, 2016, Belen Jesuit Preparatory School held the groundbreaking ceremony for the Gian Zumpano Aquatic Center at the sight of the future center, with over one-hundred alumni and friends in attendance. Miami Auxiliary Bishop Peter Baldacchino blessed the grounds; and Zumpano Patricios & Winker, P.A. President and Managing Shareholder, Joseph I. Zumpano, delivered remarks regarding his brother Gian Zumpano and the efforts to make the center a reality. The school’s president, Father Guillermo Garcia- Tunon, said, “It is the leadership, vision, and financial support of the Zumpano family which has steered this incredibly important project through a series of challenges and delays over the years that has led us to this moment.” The estimated date of completion for the new center is the summer of 2017.
The South Florida Business Journal, South Florida City Biz List, Florida International University College of Law Alumni News published that Maria D. Garcia was elected Vice President of the Cuban American Bar Association (CABA). Prior to being elected as Vice President, Mrs. Garcia served as Treasurer for CABA for two years.
Joseph Zumpano was asked, by the South Florida Legal Guide, to comment on the repercussions of the improving relations between the United States and Cuba on foreign investment in the island. For the entire article, please click here.