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Karla Carrillo-Russe

Associate
San Juan

P 787-522-7308
F 787-522-7306
Karla.CarrilloRusse@jacksonlewis.com

Biography

Karla Carrillo-Russe is an Associate in the San Juan, Puerto Rico office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Her practice focuses in litigating employment matters before state courts as well as providing clients with preventive advice and counseling.

Ms. Carrillo-Russe advises and represents clients in a broad range of employment matters, including claims of discrimination, retaliation, wrongful termination, reasonable accommodation issues, retaliation, and wage and hour claims, among others.

Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, and while attending law school, Ms. Carrillo-Russe worked as a Law Clerk in a Puerto Rico-based law firm where she acquired practical experience and exposure to substantive and procedural aspects of labor and employment law including motion practice, unfair proceedings, employment-based green cards, and U.S. work visa procedures. While attending law school, Ms. Carrillo-Russe also clerked for the Honorable Olga García Vincenty in the Court of First Instance of San Juan where she provided support in courtroom proceedings and drafted opinions, orders and memorandums of law.

Professional Associations and Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association

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November 12, 2018

Puerto Rico Revises Form for Reporting Payments to Terminated Employees, Considers Credit History Ban

November 12, 2018

The Puerto Rico Department of the Treasury has announced changes to tax reporting for certain severance payments. As a result of the Labor Transformation and Flexibility Act (Act 4-2017), adopted in 2017, certain limited payments made by an employer to an employee due to separation of employment are classified as “exempt income” under... Read More

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Puerto Rico Revises Form for Reporting Payments to Terminated Employees, Considers Credit History Ban
November 12, 2018

The Puerto Rico Department of the Treasury has announced changes to tax reporting for certain severance payments. Read More

By Karla Carrillo-Russe and Maralyssa Alvarez-Sanchez