FLI NET concluded its 11th semi-annual conference!

Date: 
Sunday, 22 November, 2009

On the occasion of FLI's 11th semi-annual world-wide conference, FLI NET partners from24 countriesfrom around the world gathered together in charming Barcelona, home to our local FLI NET Spain Partners -MANIEGA & SOLER Abogados- to convene the finest and well attended FLI NET event yet.

FLI NET European core members along with the partners from as far away as Seoul and Washington DC, as well as four newly joined partners from Albania, Bulgaria, Hungary, and Kyrgyzstan have joined Orlando Casares and FLI's Executive Management to discuss and harness FLI's innovative business model in order to continue providing our clients world-wide with the desired solutions only FLI can offer.

A panel of selected speakers from USA, Germany, and Spain, among which was Honorable Judge of the Commercial Court of Barcelona - Mr. Juan Manuel de Castro, offered a lively and revealing discussion on cross-border insolvency and financial restructuring to the attending guests from the local business and legal community.

Through the presence of a number of FLI's key multinational clients, FLI NET partners enjoyed the networking sessions in a blasé atmosphere, which provided clients with a unique opportunity to sample FLI's joint cross-border powerful capabilities.

The next FLI NET conference will take place in Spring of 2010 and will be hosted in the Asia.

FLI NET™ Fall 2009 Barcelona Conference - 6. Award Ceremony

"Highest Standard Host Award" - MANIEGA & SOLER (FLI NET Spain) "Executive Management Contribution of Excellence Award" - MARTIN PRESLMAYR (FLI NET Austria)"Leading Partner - Outstanding Client Referral Award" - BUDIN & PARTNERS (FLI NET Switzerland) "Most Courageous Partner Award" - MIRA SUN (FLI NET Republic of Korea)

FLI NET™ Fall 2009 Barcelona Conference - 5. Gala Dinner

FLI NET™ Conference - Gala DinnerMr. Alban Caushi - FLI NET Albania (left) and Mr. Jerome Saleur - FLI NET France (right) FLI NET™ Conference - Gala Dinner Menu FLI NET™ Conference - Gala Dinner VenueMr. Mario Amaral (FLI NET Portugal) with spouse (middle) and Mr. Giorgio Mondini (FLI NET Italy)FLI NET Partners from Denmark, Ukraine, and Switzerland Mr. Tilenbaev (FLI NET Kyrgyzstan) with spouse Spouses of various FLI NET Partners

FLI NET™ Fall 2009 Barcelona Conference - 4. Friday Afternoon Session

Panel speaker, Honorable Judge of the Commercial Court of Barcelona - Mr. Juan Manuel de CastroPanel of selected speakers from Spain, USA, and Germany during the round table discussionFLI NET Principal, Mr. Casares, addresses FLI NET PartnersFLI NET Partners and guests during the round table discussion In discussion: Mr. Amaral - FLI NET PRT (left), Mr. Guerreiro - FLI NET PRT (middle), and Mr. Saleur - FLI NET FRA (right)Mr. Casares (FLI Principal; right) and Mr. Vargas - FLI NET ESP (middle) with conference guests Members of the local team of Maniega & Soler - FLI NET Spain Actively engaged: Mr. Karhu - FLI NET FIN (left) and Mr. Bartosik - FLI NET SVK (right) Mr. Guerreiro - FLI NET PRT (left) with Mr. Steimetz - FLI NET ISR (right) Mr. Soler (middle) - Managing Partner of Maniega & Soler (FLI NET ESP) with conference attendees FLI NET Executive Management FLI NET team - your global legal counsel

FLI NET™ Fall 2009 Barcelona Conference - 3. Friday Morning Session

FLI NET™ Barcelona Conference - Friday Morning SessionFLI NET™ Barcelona Conference - Friday Morning SessionFLI NET™ Barcelona Conference attendees Members of the FLI NET Executive Management FLI NET™ Barcelona Conference attendeesMr. Tilenbaev - KGZ (left); Mrs. Zabello - BLR (middle); Mr. Bartosik - SVK (right) Mr. Williams - USA (left); Mr. Karhu - FIN (middle); Mr. Jepsen - DNK (right)FLI NET Partners during the morning session FLI NET™ Barcelona Conference attendees Mr. Ulan Tilenbaev - FLI NET Kyrgyzstan (newly joined member firmMr. Naydenov - BGR (left) and Mr. Losan - CZE (right) Mr. Kelemenis - GRE (left); Mr. Burch - USA (middle); Mr. Soler - ESP (right) FLI NET Partners during one of the networking session Mr. Casares (right) in discussion with Mr. Gary Miller - UK (left) and Mr. Mark Burch - US (middle) Mr. Jerome Saleur - FLI NET France (middle) Networking session during the conference Mr. Diego Vargas (hosting partner - left) and Mr. Sergei Konnov (UKR - right) Lunch session - Ms. Mira Sun - KOR (right) and Mr. Ulan Tilenbaev - KGZ (right) Mr. Diego Vargas - ESP (right); Mr. Orlando Casares - BEL (middle); Mr. Sergei Konnov - UKR (left) Conference lunch session

FLI NET™ Fall 2009 Barcelona Conference - 2. Thursday Reception Dinner

Reception at the prestigious "Palacio del Flamenco"Reception at the prestigious "Palacio del Flamenco"Performers at the "Palacio del Flamenco" Performers at the "Palacio del Flamenco" FLI Principal and his spouse

FLI NET™ Fall 2009 Barcelona Conference - 1. Thursday Executive Management Meeting

Members of the Executive ManagementMembers of the Executive ManagementMembers of the Executive Management Members of the Executive Management FLI NET Executive Management at Maniega & Soler's offices