ADRIAN MERCADO, born Rome, Italy, 1937; admitted to bar, 1963, Puerto Rico, U.S. District Court for Puerto Rico and U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit; 1965, District of Columbia; 1993, U.S. Supreme Court. EDUCATION: Cornell University, Ithaca, New York (B.A., 1960); University of Puerto Rico (LL.B., 1963). Assistant District Attorney, Superior Court of San Juan, 1965. MEMBER: Bar Association of Puerto Rico, The District of Columbia Bar, American Bar Association, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel. LANGUAGES: English and Spanish. REPORTED CASES: Newell Ltd. v. Rubbermaid, Inc., 20F.3d 15 (1994); HPY, Inc. v. Electric Power Authority, 114 S.Ct. 390 (1993). PRACTICE AREAS: Insurance, Litigation, Environmental, Malpractice, Products Liability, Aviation, Asbestos, Insurance, Real Estate, Notary Public, Civil Rights, Negligence, Commercial Law.