Attorney Maricarmen Almodovar

Almodovar-Diaz Law Office
P.O. Box 363871
San Juan, Puerto Rico, US Territory 00968

Professional Work History:

Columbia University (1980) - Master concentrating in Industrial Social Welfare Attorney (since 1988) - Active uninterrupted state, federal and appellate litigation practice concentrating in employment law. Substantive areas have included controversies related to Title VII anti-discrimination provisions, FMLA, C.O.B.R.A., A.D.A.A., A.D.E.A., Civil Rights litigation against the U.S.A., state and municipal government. Additional litigation practice includes litigation under 42 U.S.C. 1983 for constitutional violations including police brutality claims. I have been a guest speaker at the ABA Employment Conference held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, among others.

Dispute Resolution Experience

As a legal representative, I have participated in numerous dispute resolution efforts related to pending litigation on employment law centered matters.

Cornell University Dispute Resolution Training (Course titles and dates taken)

Training Mediators in Employment Law New York City, February 10-14, 2014

Professional Associations

American Bar Association Puerto Rico Bar Association


Syracuse University, B.S. Columbia University, M.S. University of Puerto Rico, J.D.


Law professors Luis M. Villaronga -University of Puerto Rico School of Law Efren Rivera Ramos- University of Puerto Rico School of Law Omar Jimenez - Interamerican University School of Law

Fee Policy

$ 150.00 p/h