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Lian de la Riva Elected as National Secretary of the Hispanic National Bar Association

Posted on Sep 13, 2022 - News by

MIAMI, FLSeptember 13, 2022 – Lian de la Riva, a partner in the firm’s Trusts + Estates and Probate + Guardianship practice groups, has been elected as the National Secretary of the Hispanic National Bar Association.  Congratulations, Lian!

Logo of National Hispanic Bar Association

Lian represents professional fiduciaries, beneficiaries, and incapacitated individuals in all stages of a complex administration and litigated guardianship, probate, or trust matters.  Lian also acts as a court-appointed trustee and curator. Before joining the firm, Lian served as a staff attorney to Judge Bernard Shapiro of the Eleventh Judicial Circut of Florida and was named a Fellow of the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar.  Lian is actively involved in the Hispanic legal community, serving on the board of the National Hispanic Bar Association and the Guatemalan-Maya Center.  Lian is a frequent speaker and published author, a South Florida Legal Guide Up & Comer, and a member of the Young Lawyers Section and Elder Law Section of The Florida Bar. Lian holds a J.D. from Florida International University College of Law and a B.A. from Florida International University.

Markowitz Ringel Trusty + Hartog concentrates on the representation of businesses, institutions, fiduciaries, and individuals across several practice groups, which include Restructuring + Insolvency, Litigation + Dispute Resolution, Real Estate + Business, Probate + Guardianship, and Trusts + Estates. Dedication to clients and service to the community are the principles upon which Markowitz Ringel Trusty + Hartog was founded in 1980, and upon which it still operates today. For more information, please visit