Puerto Rican firm McConnell Valdés has opened an office in Miami, Florida. María Domínguez, who leads the firm’s government enforcement team and white collar and criminal defense team will head the office. Domínguez has worked at the firm since 2015 and was formerly First Assistant U.S. Attorney in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Puerto Rico.

In addition to white-collar and criminal defense, the Miami office will also cover commercial financing, bankruptcy, real estate and labour, among other areas.