Euribiades Cerrud II

Euribiades Cerrud IIEuri has been providing legal counsel small to medium sized businesses since 2001.  He is well regarded for being business centric with an unique appreciation for the entrepreneurial world ensuring that that small and medium-sized businesses have equal access to the law and competent legal representation through predictable legal costs and innovative processes.

Euri has extensive experience advising emerging enterprises in structured and unstructured business entities, contract formation and design, non-compete agreements, non-disclosure agreements, trademarks, real estate transactions, and asset protection in both domestic and international markets.

Being fluent in Spanish and English, with a working knowledge of French, and Portuguese, Euri has been engaged in transactions through the Caribbean, South America, and the European Union.

Areas of Practice

  • Corporate Law
  • Securities Law
  • Asset Protection
  • Intellectual Property
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Business Immigration
  • Employment Law
  • Trade Secret & Related Litigation
  • Executive Consulting

Education

  • Juris Doctor, New England Law, Boston (2001).
  • Bachelor of Arts, Major in Mathematics with Minor in Business Administration, Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida (1998).

Bar Admissions

  • The Florida Bar (2001)
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida (2003)
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida (2012)
  • United States Supreme Court (2015)

Professional & Community Involvement

Memberships

  • Florida Bar Association (2001 – present)
  • American Bar Association (2001 – present)
  • Orange County Bar Association (2003 – present)
  • Hispanic Bar Association of Central Florida (2003 – 2004, 2010 – present)
  • Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida (2005 – present)
  • Hispanic National Bar Association (2010 – present)
  • Florida Supreme Court Historical Society (2012 – 2013)
  • Barrister; American Inns of Court, George C. Young First Central Florida Inn (2012 – present)
  • Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando (2009 – present; Ambassador 2013 – present; Ambassador Liaison, Latin Food and Wine Festival, 2013; Trustee 2014 – present)
  • Fellow; Florida Bar Foundation (2012 – present)
  • Central Florida Brazilian American Chamber of Commerce (2013 – present)
  • Federal Bar Association (2012 – 2013)

Boards

  • Christian Help Board of Directors (2001 – 2002)
  • Rollins College Alumni Association Steering Committee (2002)
  • Hispanic Bar Association Board of Directors (2003 – 2004)
  • Fi Sigma Alpha Fraternity of Puerto Rico, Omega Columbia Boriquen Chapter – FL, President (2003 – 2005)
  • Orlando Science Center Community Council (2003 – 2005)
  • Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida Board of Directors (2005 – 2007, 2008 – 2010)
  • Cub Scouts, Troop 25, Pack 25, Central Florida – Fort Gatlin District (Den Leader, 2007-2009; Chairman, 2009-2010)
  • Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando 2011 Don Quijote Awards Board (2010)
  • Small Business Development Center Advisory Board, University of Central Florida (2011 – Present)
  • Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico, Inc. President’s Advisory Board (2011 – present)
  • Hispanic Business Initiative Fund Advisory Board (2012 – present)
  • City of Orlando, Civil Service Board (2012-2015), Vice-Chair (2013-2014), Chairman (2014 – 2015)
  • Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando Vision Magazine Editorial Board (2013 – present)
  • Hispanic National Bar Association 5th Annual Corporate Counsel Conference and the 19th Annual Uvaldo National Moot Court Competition Committee Member  (2013 – 2014)
  • Host Committee (Transportation), Hispanic Bar Association of Central Florida – HNBA Corporate Counsel Conference (2013 – 2014)
  • Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando Hispanic Business Conference & Expo, International Pavilion Committee, Chair (2015)
  • Orange County Bar Association, Business Law Committee, Secretary (2015)

Volunteering

  • Florida Bar Association Florida Business Corporation Act – Chapter 607, General/Administrative Provisions (Articles and Bylaws) and Extraordinary Transactions Subcommittees (2011)
  • Scoring Juror, Florida Bar Association Chester Bedell Memorial Mock Trial Competition (2012 – 2013)
  • Tesla Robotics League Competition Judge (2013 – present)
  • FIRST Tech Robotics Challenge Competition Judge (2013 – present)
  • Search-rescue Robotics Competition Judge (2013)
  • Scoring Juror, South Atlantic Regional Moot Court Tournament (2013)
  • Rollins College Summer Serve Program Volunteer (2013)
  • Give Kids the World Volunteer (2013)
  • Feed and Fortify Community Organization, Inc. Volunteer (2013 – present)

Presentations & Lectures

  • Antitrust Law, Business Law, Rollins College (2002)
  • Business Organizations, Business Law, FAMU (2006)
  • 1st CFBACC Expo: New Florida LLC Act (Chapter 605) (2013)
  • Keynote Speaker, Florida Technical College Commencement Ceremony (2014)
  • Dialogue on Diversity 22nd Entrepreneurship/Information Technology Conference, Business Organizations, Washington D.C. (2014)

Recognitions & Awards

  • CALI Excellence for the FutureAwards: Business Planning (2000)
  • CALI Excellence for the FutureAwards: Advanced Corporate Tax (M&A) (2000)
  • New England Law | Boston Business Law Center: Associate Scholar Award & Inductee (2000)
  • Recognized by State of Florida Senator Darren M. Soto for pro-bono representation of Central Florida families and contributions to the Hispanic Community during the foreclosure crisis from 2010-2011 (2012)
  • Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida, El Josco Awards Finalist (2012)
  • Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando, Don Quijote Award Nominee (2013)
  • Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida, El Josco Award Recipient – Premio Rafael Carrión Pacheco Professional of the Year Award (2013)

Contact

Tel: (407) 647-7887
Fax: (407) 647-5396
E-mail: ecerrud@cplspa.com