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Edoardo Murillo

Edoardo Murillo

Associate

Lowenstein Sandler LLP
New Jersey, U.S.A.

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Profile

Edoardo focuses his practice on business litigation and regulatory compliance. He has broad experience involving contract disputes, complex commercial litigation defense, regulatory and licensing matters, cross-border trade regulation (AML, OFAC, FCPA/anti-corruption, EAR), and corporate investigations for domestic and international clients in the pharmaceutical, telecom, investment management, cannabis, and manufacturing industries, among others.

In addition to his work in private practice, Edoardo is involved in various civic initiatives. He is Deputy National Finance Director for the Hispanic National Bar Association where he develops and nurtures relationships with businesses and other organizations across the country in support of the HNBA’s mission. Edoardo sits on the Board of Trustees for the Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey. Additionally, Edoardo mentors high school, college, and law school students considering legal careers through the American Dream Pipeline and PRLDEF Next Generation Lideres programs.

Edoardo leads the firm’s LGBTQ Alliance recruiting and retention committee, and is a member of the firm’s Diversity Leadership Network.  He maintains an active pro bono practice, which has included: representation of unaccompanied minors and victims of the family separation crisis in US Immigration Court and before the USCIS Asylum Office; securing legal name changes for refugees fleeing LGBTQ persecution; advising an educational institution on FERPA compliance relating to undocumented students; and advising an NGO on legislation to safely extend driving privileges to undocumented persons.

Prior to joining the firm, Edoardo clerked for the Ventura County Public Defender in California and worked in Cornell Law School’s Farmworker Legal Assistance clinic.

Edoardo is fluent in spoken and written Spanish.

Bar Admissions

    New Jersey
    U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

Education

Cornell University Law School (J.D. 2016)
University of Florida (B.A. 2010), Political Science, Latin American Studies, magna cum laude
Areas of Practice
Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

Representing a large paper products manufacturer and distributor in connection with a complex multi-jurisdictional business divorce from its co-members in an LLC.  

Representing a county government in its internal investigation of participants in a renewable energy contract gone awry. 

Representing a large international cookware manufacturer and distributor in its defense of claims for breach of contract, unfair competition, and theft of trade secrets. 

Representing a distributorship in its claims against the former owners of an entity it acquired for breach of a stock purchase agreement.

Representing a commercial lender in its multi-jurisdictional suit against an entity-borrower after its principal was indicted by the U.S. Attorney’s office for financial fraud and money laundering. 

Representing an officer in a U.S. Attorney office investigation into the officer’s company for alleged financial improprieties. 



Professional Associations

Deputy National Finance Director, Hispanic National Bar AssociationMember, Board of Trustees, Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey

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