Mr. Pesquera is deeply involved with the Hispanic community and belongs to numerous associations. He is a former Director and Past President of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando, Past-President of the Hispanic Bar Association in Central Florida and former Secretary of the Federal Bar Association, Orlando Chapter.

1981-PresentMilitary Order of the World Wars

Life Member

1991Who’s Who of Central Florida
1991-1993Puerto Rico Chamber of Commerce

President – Central Florida Chapter

1991-1992Federal Bar Association

Secretary – Orlando Chapter

1991-PresentFlorida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Orlando, Florida

1991-PresentPuerto Ricans in Florida Inc.

Chairman of the Board 1998-1999

1992-PresentNational Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Washington, D.C.

1993-PresentHispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando

Orlando, Florida

Director 1993-1996-1999-2001-2004-2005

President 1998


1994-1995
Autism Society of America

South Florida Chapter

Outstanding Generosity and Support Award


1992-2001
Hispanic Bar Association Central Florida Chapter

President 2000

2000Outstanding Advocacy in the Legal Community Award Barry University Law School Hispanic Association Legal Research Team
2000Outstanding Leadership Award

Hispanic Bar Association of Central Florida

2003National Leadership Award National Republican Congressional Committee
2009Don Quijote Life Time Achievement Award – Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Metro Orlando
2010Don Quijote Life Time Achievement Award – Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Metro Orlando
2010 – 2013Orlando Top Lawyers / Published by Orlando Home & Leisure