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Rosangela Sanfilippo Resumil

Of Counsel
San Juan

P 787-522-7319 F 787-522-7306


Rosangela Sanfilippo Resumil


Rosangela Sanfilippo Resumil is of counsel in the San Juan, Puerto Rico, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Her practice focuses on representing employers in workplace law matters, including preventive advice and counseling. To do this, she works hand in hand with their human resources professionals, advising them on compliance issues and policy matters spanning the entire employment life cycle.

Having led the legal operation of one of the largest healthcare plans in Puerto Rico before joining our team, Rosangela is uniquely positioned to provide advice in all matters regarding employment, physician engagement and compensation, physician group structure and operation, risk adjustment as well as regulatory compliance in Medicare Advantage matters. Prior to that work experience, Rosangela was the chair of the labor and employment law department at another firm in San Juan, Puerto Rico. In addition, Rosangela served for two terms as president of the Insurance Company Association of Puerto Rico, working directly as liaison between the insurance companies and related governmental entities such as the Office of the Insurance Commissioner and the Department of Health, creating key relationships with stakeholders in both agencies.

Committed to the community, for a span of seven years Rosangela served as pro-bono attorney for the Ricky Martin Foundation.  She currently serves as director for the Legal Coalition for Puerto Rico, a non-profit organization providing free legal services to other non-profit organizations.

Honors and Recognitions

  • Caribbean Business, 40 under 40 (2018)

Professional Associations and Activities

  • Puerto Rico Bar Association
  • Puerto Rico Federal Bar Association 
  • American Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Puerto Rico Association of Health Insurance Companies, President 2019-2020

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

  • Ricky Martin Foundation, Pro Bono Attorney, 2017-2020
  • Puerto Rico Legal Coalition, Director 2020-2021


  • “Covid-19: Where are we and what are we going to do?” Puerto Rico’s Chamber of Commerce 2020 Health Forum (San Juan, Puerto Rico) (Presenter)