Gonzalo Barr focuses on the defense of professional and products liability actions, aviation, business, commercial and private international law. He is conversant in the French Code Civil and knowledgeable of the laws of other civil law jurisdictions, such as Brazil, Colombia, Peru, Spain, and Italy, in the areas of contractual and extracontractual liability, damages, aviation, and commerce laws.
Notable client work includes the representation of multimillion dollar real estate development company; major airlines against claims for personal injury and death in all aspects of litigation, including trial to verdict; hospitals, clinics, physicians and surgeons in professional liability, transactional, and regulatory matters.
Mr. Barr is a native speaker of Spanish, conversant in Italian and knowledgeable of Portuguese and French (including their use in law, medicine and science).
US District Courts – Southern District of Florida, 1994
US District Courts – Northern District of Florida, 1994
U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeal, 1994
US District Courts – Middle District of Florida, 1995
U.S. Supreme Court, 1997
University of Florida, J.D., 1990
Toward M.D., Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, 1988
Columbia University, B.A., 1981
Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and French