Vanessa Medina Romero is an attorney-at- law and public notary with more than 16 years of experience in Employment Law, General Civil and Commercial Trial Practice and Corporate Law. Medina started her career with Marichal & Hernández, the predecessor of MHSJ. Since then she has worked for the firm uninterruptedly, becoming an income member, and in 2015 a capital member.

Throughout her career Medina has provided legal assistance in the preparation and revision of employment manuals and offered general advice in employment practice to different types of companies in Puerto Rico.

She has successfully defended employers in labor employment claims filed before the Puerto Rico Department of Labor and Human Resources and Puerto Rico’s courts including unjust dismissal, age discrimination, sexual harassment, retaliation, workmen's compensation claims.

Her practice areas include litigation of complex civil and commercial issues both in state and federal courts, as well as administrative agencies.

Medina’s experience in the corporate area includes negotiating and drafting shareholders’ agreements, stock and asset purchase agreements, operating agreements, and other corporate/commercial agreements. She has experience in litigation different types of corporate matters including shareholders, directors/officers disputes.

Vanessa Medina Romero
Practice Focus
Corporate Law, Employment Law, Litigation
Bar Admissions
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
U.S District Court District of Puerto Rico
U.S Court of Appeals 1st Circuit
Memberships & Professional
American Bar Association
Association of Labor Relations Professionals in Puerto Rico
J.D.,Cum Laude, Interamerican University, School of Law
B.B.A., Finance, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus