Néstor M. Méndez-Gómez

Néstor M. Méndez-Gómez: Attorney with Pietrantoni Méndez & Alvarez LLC


Associate Editor, University of Puerto Rico Law Review, 1972-1973. Adjunct Professor, Internet Law, Interamerican University School of Law, 2002. Adjunct Professor, Antitrust Law, Legal Research and Civil Procedure, University of Puerto Rico School of Law, 1974, 1976-1980, 1985-1992. Formerly with Sweeting González Cestero & Bruno, San Juan, 1974-1975; McConnell Valdés, San Juan, 1976-1992, Partner and Chairman, Antitrust and Trade Regulation Practice Group. Member, Merit Selection Panel for Evaluation of United States Magistrates for the District of Puerto Rico, 1988. Panelist, Securities Law Conference, Office of the Commissioner of Financial Institutions of Puerto Rico, 1993, 1994. Speaker: Securities Arbitration, Annual Convention Hispanic Bar Association, 1995; Antitrust Law, Negotiation Skills, Conference of the Puerto Rico Department of Justice, 1996, 1997. Director, Vice Chairman of the Board, Puerto Rico Community Foundation, 1992-1997. Trustee, University of the Sacred Heart, 1993-. Author: "Inapplicability of Puerto Rico's Antitrust Law to Public Service Companies," 61 University of Puerto Rico Law Review, 1992; "Realities of the Puerto Rico Court for Minors," 42 University of Puerto Rico Law Review, 1973; "New Directives on the Problem of Surprise Visits to the Homes of Welfare Recipients," 41 University of Puerto Rico Law Review, 1972.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Civil Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Environmental Law
  • Securities
  • Antitrust
  • Products Liability
  • Intellectual Property Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
787-274-4909  Phone
787-274-1470  Fax
University Attended:
Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, B.S. in Economics, 1970
Law School Attended:
University of Puerto Rico School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1973; Harvard University, LL.M., 1976
Year of First admission:
1974, Puerto Rico, U.S. District Court, District of Puerto Rico and U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit; 1987, Temporary Emergency Court of Appeals and U.S. Supreme Court
Puerto Rico, Federal, Federal Communications, Hispanic and American (Member, Sections of: Antitrust Law; Litigation; Franchising; Patent, Trademark and Copyright Law; Health Law; Business Law; Committee on Intellectual Property Litigation) Bar Associations; International Trademark Association.
Birth Information:
New York, N.Y., July 14, 1948
Payment Information:
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    • 3.7/5.0 (4 reviews)
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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 09/28/12 in Civil Litigation

      Excellent litigation counsel; affable and generally succesful. Certainly a first-tier litigator in San Juan in both federal and state court.

      Excellent litigation counsel; affable and generally succesful. Certainly a first-tier litigator in San Juan in both federal and state court. Read less

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    • 4.6/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 09/28/12 in Litigation

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