Orlando J Casares - Principal, First Law International

Orlando's areas of expertise include:

  • General Corporate Commercial
  • Mergers and acquisitions throughout EMEA, including Antitrust
  • Technology licenses enforceable under local and EU law
  • Proprietary infringement protection and litigation and general IP law
  • Securing strategic partners in mission-critical areas of R&D and commercialization
  • Integrating acquired company into new management structures and delivering needed legal certainty
  • Due diligence on investments and post acquisition clean up. 
  • Daily general counseling of new companies on all ongoing commercial and legal needs, both on business issues and strategic issues throughout Europe, Mid-East, North Africa, and Asia Pacific
  • Establishment, structuring and effective distribution and agency networks
  • EU regulatory affairs, including product safety, packaging and waste recycling trademark usage, and environmental law.
  • Project management including legal details of plant expansion and closures as well as Greenfield developments
  • EU Project funding and co-investment.


  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
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