MIAMI– OCTOBER 1, 2021 – Civil litigation defense firm, Wicker Smith O’Hara McCoy & Ford P.A., is proud to announce that Partner, Oscar Cabanas, has been appointed as Secretary/Treasurer to USLAW NETWORK by their Board of Directors. In this role, Mr. Cabanas will serve as the custodian of the books, papers, and records of USLAW, overseeing the financial affairs of the organization in cooperation with the Chairman of the Board for the next year.
Cabanas has been highly involved in USLAW NETWORK for more than a decade and has served on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors and named Membership Management Director to the organization in 2021. Cabanas is a managing partner of Wicker Smith O’Hara McCoy & Ford P.A. and works in the Miami office where he has been a shareholder since 1999. He holds an AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell and focuses his practice in healthcare, professional liability, products liability, commercial litigation, and transportation. He has held various leadership positions in a number of professional organizations including the American Board of Trial Advocates, where he served as past president and executive committee member to the Miami chapter and additionally served on the organization’s national board of directors. Mr. Cabanas has also held section-chair and vice-chair positions within the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel. He is currently Chair of the Trial Tactics and Procedure Section for the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel.
“I’m honored to have the opportunity to continue serving USLAW in this new role,” says Cabanas. “Stepping into the Secretary/Treasurer role for USLAW is an exciting new venture for me. We all have great plans in store for the organization!”
USLAW is an international organization composed of approximately 100 independent, full-service practice firms, including more than 6,000 attorneys across the U.S., Canada, Latin America, and Asia, and with affiliations with TELFA in Europe. USLAW is comprised of highly rated law firms that are part of the NETWORK by invitation only. Member firms undergo a rigorous review process to ensure outstanding quality of lawyers throughout the USLAW NETWORK. USLAW firms are experienced in commercial and business law, employment and labor law, litigation, and other business-related areas of law. All firms have substantial trial experience. USLAW member firms provide legal representation to major corporations, insurance companies, and large and small businesses alike.