Perspectiva General

Anabel Rodríguez-Alonso actively litigates before Puerto Rico and federal courts and quasi-judicial administrative forums, such as the National Labor Relations Board, Anti-Discrimination Unit and Negotiation and Conciliation Bureau of the Department of Labor. Anabel advises clients con collective bargaining strategy, collective bargaining agreement administration, mediation and arbitration of conflicts. She has extensive experience in labor-management relations and in claims involving:

  • Wrongful terminations
  • Discrimination and retaliation claims
  • Unfair labor practice arbitration
  • Worker’s compensation
  • Leaves and disability accommodation
  • Government relations
  • Collective bargaining

Anabel is a frequent speaker at seminars to professional groups and clients, especially in the interplay between the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, Puerto Rico’s Working Mother’s Act and worker’s compensation. In this post-COVID-19 era, Anabel spearheaded the firm’s technology and social media initiatives for counseling clients in the development of protocols and a myriad of developing legal issues. She has presented on a number of related topics such as the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, the CARES Act and related Paycheck Protection Program dispositions, and on issues related to unemployment benefits. Anabel is actively involved in community initiatives, and pro bono and volunteer work for nonprofits institutions close to her.

During law school, Anabel was editor of the University of Puerto Rico Law Review.

Afiliaciones Profesionales y Comunitarias

Member

Puerto Rico Bar Association

Member

Labor and Litigation Sections

American Bar Association

Member

Federal Bar Association

Reconocimiento

Named, The Best Lawyers in Puerto Rico©

2020

LACCA Approved, Labour

Latin America Corporate Counsel Association

2021

Named, Labour & Employment Law

Puerto Rico

Who’s Who

2020

News, Analysis & Press

Littler Global Guide - Puerto Rico - Q2 2021

Global Guide Quarterly

July 19, 2021

Littler Global Guide - Puerto Rico - Q3 2020

Global Guide Quarterly

October 22, 2020

Littler Global Guide - Puerto Rico - Q2 2020

Global Guide Quarterly

July 23, 2020

Littler Global Guide - Puerto Rico - Q1 2020

Global Guide Quarterly

April 15, 2020

Littler Global Guide - Puerto Rico - Q2 2019

Global Guide Quarterly

July 17, 2019

Speaking Engagements

2019 Puerto Rico Conference

San Juan, PR

April 12, 2019

2018 Littler Puerto Rico Conference

San Juan, PR

April 19, 2018

2017 Littler Global Puerto Rico Conference

San Juan, PR

April 7, 2017

Second Annual Puerto Rico Conference

San Juan, PR

August 18, 2016

Littler Global Puerto Rico Conference

San Juan, PR

August 20, 2015

Educación

  • J.D., University of Puerto Rico, 1996magna cum laude
  • B.A., American University, 1993

Admisión de la barra

Puerto Rico

Cortes

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 1st Circuit
  • Supreme Court of Puerto Rico
  • U.S. District Court, District of Puerto Rico