Lizza M. Colón Robles is an attorney-at- law with more than 16 years of experience in Consulting, Government Affairs, Banking, Taxation, Litigation, Civil Practice, Contracts, Administrative and Corporate Law. Colón Robles is currently an of counsel at MSHJ, where in addition to engaging in trial practice, appellate procedure and Civil Law before local courts and government entities, she counsels privately held businesses on a broad range of transactions. This includes the drafting of contracts, corporate documents, tax and general planning, and consulting engagements.

Before joining MHSJ, Colón Robles operated her own practice for more than 15 years, as well as co-owned a consulting firm. In these roles she provided consulting services and legal advice to a variety of clients in government and the private sector. She specialized in project management, regulatory compliance, contract negotiation and drafting, government affairs, and business solutions.

Colón Robles has extensive experience in government affairs, having worked at the Office of the Governor of Puerto Rico as an assistant advisor to the chief of staff’s office, as well as other government agencies. She focused on the implementation of public policy in matters related to finance, budgets, taxes, and government management. Additionally, Colón conducted legal and financial research, analysis and the drafting of bills, memoranda and legal opinions, among others.

During her law school years Colón interned as a law clerk at the Puerto Rico First Instance Court, and was member of the board of editors of the UPR Law Review. After graduating, she served as law clerk for a panel of three judges at the Puerto Rico Circuit Court of Appeals, and for Honorable Efraín Rivera Perez (RIP) at the Puerto Rico Supreme Court.

Lizza Colón Robles
Associate Attorney
Practice Focus
Tax Law, Estate Planning and Succession Law, Corporate Law , Contract Law
Bar Admissions
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
U.S District Court, District of Puerto Rico
U.S Court of Appeals 1st Circuit
Memberships & Professional
Affiliations
Puerto Rico State Society of Certified Public Accountants
Puerto Rico Bar Association
Education
J.D., University of Puerto Rico, School of Law
B.B.A., Accounting, and Finance, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus
Languages
English
Spanish