Al Cardenas has made himself an invaluable member of American politics through his legal and political acumen. He has led various high-profile political campaigns and been an outspoken proponent in immigration matters.
He also serves as president of Tew Cardenas LLP, a law firm which specializes in government affairs and lobbying, has appeared on network television programs, and regularly contributes opinions column to several national publications.
Early Life and Education
Al Cardenas immigrated with his family from Cuba when he was twelve, transforming his outlook on life and shaping his success through hard work and persistence. Cofounding Tew Cardenas LLP law firm, creating wealth management company and developing real estate companies are some of the accomplishments he is most proud of in life.
He serves on the House Committee on Energy and Commerce as an advocate for hardworking American families, fighting to lower prescription drug costs, protect consumers and reduce climate change.
He stands as an ambassador of American values of freedom, opportunity and economic growth, working tirelessly to improve lives across his district and beyond. Through philanthropy and community involvement efforts he has earned himself a stellar reputation as a politician, lawyer and conservative activist.
Cardenas has long been an outspoken supporter of conservative ideologies and values, playing a pivotal role in shaping policies that align with his beliefs. His hard work and devotion have resulted in a successful political career – starting out by mowing lawns and selling newspapers in order to fund his education, continuing nonstop through high school and law school – even being chosen by President Ronald Reagan himself to head transition of US Department of Commerce! President Reagan recognized him for this hard work ethic when selecting him to lead this transition project by giving him responsibility over transition project of United States Department of Commerce! President Ronald Reagan chose him specifically in charge of leading transition of US Department of Commerce during this transition phase which proved it to him, further cementing its significance and success within political world of US.
Cardenas’ distinguished legal career includes representing clients in numerous precedent-setting court decisions and being selected by his peers nationally as one of “The Best Lawyers in America” from 2007 through 2010. Currently he serves as senior partner at international law firm Squire Patton Boggs.
Achievement and Honors
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Cardenas, an accomplished attorney, has been involved in multiple high-stakes legal cases and contributed to groundbreaking publications. He has served as an advisor for US presidents and is part of the American Bar Association.
He is an active philanthropist who believes that working together to make a difference. Through his efforts, many have gained access to education and healthcare; making a lasting impactful statement. He stands as an inspiring example of what’s possible if we work hard and follow our dreams.
Born Alberto Remigio Cardenas y Pardo is an American lawyer, politician and conservative activist. As part of Squire Patton Boggs law firm he leads their Public Policy Group and Advocacy Groups.
Cardenas immigrated to the United States with his mother and sister at 12 years old to pursue a better life. He has an interest in politics and believes strongly in conservative ideals.
Lifelong Republican and active in Florida politics, he also served on the executive committee of the Republican National Committee. In March 2019, he married CNN contributor Ana Navarro and hosted their wedding ceremony in Miami with guests such as singer Gloria Estefan and senators Mitt Romney and Bob Menendez attending as guests of honor.
Cardenas has amassed considerable wealth through his career as a lawyer, politician, and conservative activist. His estimated net worth stands at an estimated $3 Million; most of this wealth comes from working at Tew Cardenas LLP law firm as well as political affiliations and lobbying activities.
Cardenas served as an Assistant United States Attorney from 2001-2007 and played a pivotal role in building the case against Manuel Noriega, former dictator of Panama. Additionally, he has appeared on national networks such as NBC, CNN, FOX News Channel MSNBC Telemundo as well as written for many major newspapers.
His full name is Alberto Remigio Cardenas y Pardo and he was born January 3 1948. On March 2019 he married CNN contributor Ana Navarro, and they now reside on Star Island in Miami Beach together with their young daughter.