Attorney – Ruth M. Rodríguez Rivera

Ruth M. Rodríguez Rivera is an attorney-at-law and public notary with more than 14 years of experience in civil and commercial litigation, practicing in the areas of Construction, Banking, Constitutional Law, Civil Rights Violations, Eminent Domain, Intellectual Property, Contractual disputes, Debt Collections and Foreclosures, General Torts and Corporate matters, representing both government and private entities.

Ms. Rodríguez has experience representing architects, and government entities in construction litigation. This experience includes matters involving breach of contract, design defect and errors & omissions, among others. She also handles general and commercial liability claims, Professional Malpractice, Casualty, and Personal Injury. Ms. Rodríguez handled complex matters before the U.S District Court for the District of Puerto Rico, and state courts at all levels, including appeals proceedings. She has defended multiple cases with successful results.

During her law school years, Ms. Rodríguez clerked for a semester at the Federal Public Defender. Ms. Rodríguez was on the Dean’s Honor Student List and was member of the National Society of Law Student, she also was Vice-President of Federal Bar Association, Student Chapter of PUCPR; and member of the American Bar Association. Mr. Rodríguez received the Award for academy excellence, to student with highest GPA Index in Law School, from Puerto Rico Bar Association, Ponce Delegation; Award for the highest GPA on Civil Rights courses from Parra, Del Valle & Frau Law Firm; Recognized as “Best Student in Civil Rights of the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico”, from Puerto Rico Bar Association.

Ruth M. Rodríguez Rivera
Special Counsel
Practice Focus
Banking Law, Construction Law, Corporate Law, Litigation in State and Federal Court, Intellectual Property
Bar Admissions
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
U.S District Court, District of Puerto Rico
U.S Court of Appeals 1st Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
U.S Supreme Court
Memberships & Professional
Affiliations
American Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
International Trade Mark Association
Inter-American Association of Industrial Property
Education
J.D., Magna Cum Laude, Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, School of Law
B.A. Multidisciplinary Studies (Pre-Law). Cum Laude. University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus
Languages
English
Spanish