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Manuel A. Crespo

Manuel A. Crespo, Cuban lawyer. Bar: Tennessee 1975, Florida 1977, United States District Court (southern district) Florida 1978, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuits) 1981.

Background

  • Crespo, Manuel A. was born on October 2, 1945 in Havana, Cuba. Came to the United States, 1952. Son of Manuel M. and Esther (Morales) Crespo.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Florida Atlantic University, 1971. Juris Doctor, Memphis State University, 1975.

    Career

    • Partner Crespo & Lidsky, P.A., Coral Gables, Florida, 1977-1979. Sole practice Miami, from 1979. Member 11th Judicial Nominating Commission, Miami, since 1984.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Tennessee 1975, Florida 1977, United States District Court (southern district) Florida 1978, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuits) 1981.

    Membership

    Board directors Spanish American League Against Discrimination, Miami, since 1984. Member Dade County Democratic Party, Miami, since 1985. Member Florida Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association, Cuban American Bar Association (president 1981-1982, board directors 1986), Dade County Bar Association, Dade County Trial Lawyers Association Lodges: Lions.

    Connections

    • Married Aracely Soto, June 22, 1968. Children: Manuel L., Elizabeth Annual.
    • father: Manuel M. Crespo
    • mother: Esther (Morales) Crespo
    • spouse: Aracely Soto
    • children: Manuel L. Crespo
    • Elizabeth Annual Crespo
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    Born October 2, 1945
    Died January 8, 2006
    (aged 60)
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