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Overview

Daniel Quiles-Pumarejo has experience with wrongful terminations, wage and hour claims and federally assisted construction projects. He has specific knowledge and experience with the administration of the following:

  • The Davis Bacon Act (DBA)
  • The Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act (CWHSSA)
  • The Copeland Act (Anti-Kick Back Act)
  • The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

Daniel began his career in employment law as a federal labor standards compliance auditor. He was also a labor standards inspector with the Fair Labor Standards Bureau at Puerto Rico’s Department of Labor for five years. He is an invaluable resource for his clients in the matter of wage and hour law, a practice area where he has excelled. 

Daniel is an active guest speaker in employment law related topics for human resources and industrial relations organizations, such as the Association of Labor Relations Professionals and the Employers’ Committee of the Puerto Rico Department of Labor and Human Resources.

Prior to joining Schuster Aguiló, Daniel clerked for the Hon. Efraín E. Rivera Pérez of the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico. He graduated at the top of his law school class and received multiple academic awards, including the most outstanding student in civil and criminal law by the Puerto Rico Bar Association.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Puerto Rico Bar Association

Member

Labor and Employment Law Section

American Bar Association

Director

Association of Labor Relations Professionals

News, Analysis & Press

Employer's Liability for Sexual Harassment from Supervisors: Recommendations Based on the Doctrinal Development

42 PR Law Journal 117

2003

Speaking Engagements

To Be or Not to Be: Recent Controversies About Who Is and Who Is Not an Exempt Employee

Employer’s Committee - Puerto Rico Department of Labor and Human Resources

2013

All you Have to Know about The Minimum Wage, Vacation and Sick Leave Act

Puerto Rico Association of Labor Relations Practitioners

2012

Wage and Hour: Recent Developments and Trends

Puerto Rico Association of Labor Relations Practitioners

2011

Education

  • J.D., Pontificia Universidad Católica de Puerto Rico, 2005 summa cum laude
  • B.A., University of Puerto Rico, 1996 magna cum laude

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Bar Admission

Puerto Rico

Courts

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