Overview

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, union avoidance, 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.

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

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Puerto Rico Bar Association

Member

Labor and Litigation Sections

American Bar Association

Member

Federal Bar Association

Recognition

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 - 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

Education

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

Bar Admission

Puerto Rico

Courts

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