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Antonio L. García-Ramírez

 

Antonio L. García-Ramírez is a Shareholder in the Labor and Employment Division of Fiddler, González & Rodríguez, P.S.C. Mr. García is also a member of Fiddler's Board of Directors.

 

Mr. García practices in the areas of employment law and litigation, discrimination and sexual harassment claims, wrongful termination and equal opportunity, wage and hour claims, labor management arbitration.  He is an experienced litigator defending against labor and employment related claims, including: Title VII, sexual harassment, discrimination, retaliation and wrongful discharge.

 

He attended college as a William H. Gray Scholar. While attending law school, he served as member of the University of Puerto Rico Law Review.

 

Mr. García successfully defended a public corporation from a consolidated suit filed by thirty four plaintiff-employees who claimed they were missclassified as exempt employees and were owed overtime compensation and meal penalty-pay. The total exposure for the claims was approximately $4,300,000.00. After a bench trial of several weeks, two different trial courts entered judgment dismissing all claims.  The judgment was affirmed on appeal. See, Silva Morales v. Autoridad de Energía Eléctrica, 2009 PR App. LEXIS 2381.

Contact Information:

Fax (787) 250-7555

 

agarcia@fgrlaw.com

 

Education:

J.D., Magna Cum Laude, University of Puerto Rico School  of Law

B.A., Franklin and Marshall College

 

Practice Areas:

Employment Litigation

Wrongful Termination

Employment Discrimination

Labor Management Arbitration

Labor and Employment Counseling

Wage and Hour

 

Court Admissions:

Commonwealth of Puerto Rico

U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico

U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

 

Bar Professional & Civic Affiliations:

Puerto Rico Bar Association

Federal Bar Association

Office Location:

254 Muñoz Rivera Ave. 6th Floor

Hato Rey, Puerto Rico 00918

 

Mailing Address:

PO Box 363507

San Juan, PR 00936-3507

 

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