Wiand Named to Board of Directors of National Association of Federal Equity Receivers


Burt_WiandGuerra King P.L. is pleased to announce that Burton W. Wiand was elected to the Board of Directors of the National Association of Federal Equity Receivers (NAFER).

NAFER is the premier professional association for seasoned federal equity receivers and professional who assist them. The organization’s objectives include:

  • – Provide a forum for receivers to share solutions on legal and practical issues
  • – Develop a set of “best practices” and ethical standards for equity receivers
  • – Improve the quality, efficiency, and harmonization of receiver practices
  • – Create a repository of legal research and briefs on topics commonly faced by receivers

Wiand has served as an equity receiver on numerous occasions, having been appointed at the suggestion of the SEC, FTC and also in state court by the Florida Office of Financial Regulation. Through NAFER, Wiand hopes to assist in enhancing the resources and professionalism of receivers nationwide. Wiand also hopes to expand NAFER’s scope by encouraging those who serve as receivers or provide services or assistance to receivers in the southeast to become affiliated with NAFER. Their participation in NAFER will no doubt enhance the association’s resources, and affiliation with NAFER also provides new and existing members with access to a dynamic network of the leading receivers in the country and the professionals with whom they work.

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Guerra King, a Tampa-based law firm with sixteen lawyers, handles complex commercial litigation and arbitration matters, as well as white collar and regulatory investigations and enforcement matters involving corporate misconduct, securities, trade practices, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and insurance. The firm provides mediation and private arbitration services through GK-ADR, and also provides compliance and regulatory consulting services to financial services companies and individuals. The founding members, with over 125 years of collective experience, are recognized nationally and locally as among the top lawyers in Florida and the United States. Our vision is to provide the highest quality representation on the most sophisticated and complex litigation and regulatory matters.

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