FreddiMack

Associate

Miami + 1.305.714.9769

Freddi Mack represents businesses in commercial litigation and disputes throughout the pretrial, trial, and appellate stages. She has advocated for and advised corporate clients on a range of subjects, including complex claims of fraud, breach of contract, unfair and deceptive trade practices, unfair competition, and other business torts. She also has experience in bankruptcy, employment, products liability, and mortgage lending and servicing matters. Freddi has taken key roles in many components of civil litigation, including drafting pleadings and motions, managing discovery, taking and defending depositions, facilitating settlement negotiations, arguing at critical hearings, and providing trial support.

Freddi is deeply committed to providing pro bono services, especially to clients seeking asylum in the United States. She also has served as a guardian ad litem and as pro bono counsel for tenants in eviction actions.

Freddi is an e-newsletter editor for the American Bar Association's Business Bankruptcy Committee. Through the Business Bankruptcy Committee, she has participated in panel discussions and webinars and has authored and prepared written materials relating to bankruptcy issues. She is also a coach of the University of Miami School of Law's moot court teams in the annual Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition.

Freddi is active in community service. She is co-chair of the Publications Quality Control Committee for the Miami-Dade Chapter of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers (MDFAWL), former chair and current member of the Legal Services of Greater Miami's Young Professionals Council, and a member of the Dade Legal Aid Leadership Academy, Class III.

Experience

  • Fidelity obtains dismissal of all claims relating to alleged filing of suspicious activity report, affirmed by First CircuitJones Day obtained a significant victory on behalf of Fidelity Brokerage Services, LLC in a lawsuit brought by two former Fidelity customers and their investment advisor.
  • Nuclear Energy Institute defeats NextEra Energy lawsuit claiming rights to NEI’s member-only data systemJones Day obtained a significant victory on behalf Nuclear Energy Institute, Inc. ("NEI"), a trade association for companies involved in the generation and application of nuclear power.
  • LCR and several affiliates acquire substantially all assets of CS Mining pursuant to sale under section 363 of Bankruptcy CodeJones Day represents various affiliates of Lippo China Resources Limited ("LCR") in connection with its investment in excess of $75 million in CS Mining, LLC, a copper mining company based in Milford, Utah that is the subject of a chapter 11 case pending in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Utah.
  • Additional Publications

    Publications Prior to Jones Day

    December 2016

    Freddi Mack & Charles Rubio, Top 10 Things Every Business Lawyer Should Know About Bankruptcy, ABA Business Law Today (December 2016)

    2014

    Freddi Mack, Has the Quest to Quelch Piracy Gone Too Far?: Government Overreach in Forfeiture of Linking Websites, 68 U. Miami L. Rev. 561 (2014)

    Speaking Engagements

    • October 8, 2017
      Pro Bono in the Digital Age: The Benefits of Technology and Ethical Issues Implicated by its Use (panelist) -- CLE Program presented by the ABA Business Bankruptcy Committee in conjunction with the 2017 National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges

    Speaking Engagements Prior to Jones Day

    June 30, 2016

    Bankruptcy Basics: What Every Business Lawyer Needs to Know About the Bankruptcy Process (panelist), ABA Business Law Section webinar (June 30, 2016)

    April 7, 2016

    Don't Forget Insolvency Issues When Lawyering Deals (moderator), ABA Business Law Section Spring Meeting (April 7, 2016)