Alberto J. Castaner Esq.

Castaner Law Offices
Contact: 787.688.4144
Law Schools: Tulane University Law School - Tulane University
Intertamerican University School of Law
Jurisdictions: Puerto Rico
1st Circuit
Federal Circuit
U.S. Court of International Trade

OVERVIEW

Directory Practice Areas
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Environmental Law
  • Insurance Defense
  • Maritime
  • Workers' Compensation
Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • Hourly fee
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Puerto Rico 
1st Circuit 
Federal Circuit 
U.S. Court of International Trade 
Certifications
Marine Insurance Commission (Maritime Law Association of the United States)
Languages
 SpokenWritten
EnglishYesYes
SpanishYesYes
Professional Experience
Associate, Cintron Law Offices
Current
- Concentrated on civil cases in Corporate Law, Employment Law, Torts, Debt Collection, and Real Estate Law. - Managed all aspects of cases from inception through completion. - Participated in State Court case litigation including legal investigation, draft of legal documents and appearance in court. - Prepared legal documents as memoranda, motions, complaints and discovery documents. - Maintained close relationships with clients, including Office of the Superintendent of the Capitol, Estate of Francisco Mendoza, Shareholders of Mendoza Enterprises, Doral Bank Center Professional Condominium, and Maderas 3C, Inc.
Professor,
Current
Tulane University Law School, New Orleans, LA Professor /Legal Spanish Course - Discussed Puerto Rican case law, Civil Code, special laws and Constitution to teach legal Spanish terminology
Managing Partner, Castaner Law Offices
Current
- Providing legal advice to stevedores, port operators, custom brokers, third party logistics providers, and the Puerto Rico Shipping Association. Working on maritime related cases dealing with ship arrests, salvage claims, and other in rem proceedings. - Participating as co-counsel for Clavesbert Law Offices, PSC on transportation related cases.
Research Assistant , Puerto Rico Court of Appeals, Hato Rey, P.R./ Hon. Judge Migdalia Fraticelli
Current
Education
Tulane University Law School - Tulane UniversityLL.M.Admiralty and Maritime Law
Intertamerican University School of LawJ.D.Law
Honors: Cum Laude
Activities: Member of Faculty Senate
University of Puerto Rico - MayagüezB.A.Psychology
Honors: Cum Laude
Universita Ca' Foscari, Venice, ItalyCertificateInternational Commerce in the European Union

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CONTACT & MAP

Castaner Law Offices
Urb. Parkside
B18, 2nd St.
San Juan, PR 00968
USA
Telephone: 787.688 4144
Telephone: 787.707 0802
Fax: 888.222 5728