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Tatiana Leal-González

Associate
San Juan

P 787-522-7305
F 787-522-7306
Tatiana.Leal-Gonzalez@jacksonlewis.com

Biography

Tatiana Leal-González is an Associate in the San Juan, Puerto Rico, office of Jackson Lewis P.C.  She focuses her practice in substantive and procedural aspects of labor and employment law litigation and has successfully defended claims against employers before federal and local court, and administrative agencies, involving complex allegations of wrongful termination, sexual harassment, retaliation, age and disability discrimination.

Ms. Leal-González frequently provides legal advice and preventive counseling to clients on a variety of employment matters, including, drafting employment contracts for high-ranking employees; negotiating terminations; imposition of progressive discipline per applicable local legal standards; and administration of statutory leaves. She also provides counseling regarding lay-offs, severance agreements, misconduct, discrimination, reasonable accommodations and other employment-related issues to prevent potential litigation. 

Ms. Leal-González also has experience advising clients on Puerto Rico employee benefits matters, including: filing of ruling requests of pension plans for qualification with Puerto Rico tax authorities; coverage determinations of Puerto Rico plans under Title IV of ERISA with the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation; correction proceedings with the U.S. Department of Labor; plan administration; among other complex issues. 

 

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May 9, 2019

Puerto Rico Department of Labor Issues First Comprehensive Guidelines on Employment Laws

May 9, 2019

The Secretary of the Puerto Rico Department of Labor (PR-DOL) issued the first edition of the “Guidelines for the Interpretation of Puerto Rico’s Employment Legislation” in an effort to provide guidance and a general overview of its position and interpretation of Puerto Rico’s employment statutes and regulations. Instead of having... Read More

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Navigating the Puerto Rico Leave Management Maze

March 5, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EST

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