LVL Law

ASSOCIATES

CAROLINA MEJÍA

CAROLINA M. MEJÍA LUGO

EDUCATION

Interamerican University of Puerto Rico, School of Law – J.D. (2013)

Manhattanville College (Bachelors in Communications and Management with a concentration in Marketing, 2007)

SERVICES

  • General Civil and Commercial Litigation
  • Residential Foreclosures

BIOGRAPHY

Prior to joining L&V, Ms. Mejía Lugo worked as an Associate Attorney and Public Notary at García Chamorro Law Group, P.S.C. where she gained extensive experience in foreclosure proceedings representing banks and other financial institutions.

FRANSHESKA PABÓN

FRANSHESKA PABÓN

EDUCATION

Interamerican University of Puerto Rico School of Law - Juris Doctor, 2008

Penn State University – B.A. in Communications with Minors in Psychology and International Studies, 2005

SERVICES

  • General Civil and Commercial Litigation

BIOGRAPHY

Prior to joining L&V, Mrs. Pabón worked as an Associate Attorney at Saldaña & Saldaña-Egozcue, P.S.C. and at Vilella-Janeiro & Catalá, P.S.C.

ADRIEL DEL RÍO

ADRIEL J. DEL RÍO TRINIDAD

EDUCATION

Interamerican University of Puerto Rico School of Law (Juris Doctor Suma Cum Laude 2015)

University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo Campus (Bachelor in Business Administration, Major in Accounting Magna Cum Laude 2009)

SERVICES

  • Commercial Financing
  • Secured Transactions
  • Real Estate
  • Estate Planning
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Corporate Law
  • Contracts

BIOGRAPHY

Prior to joining L&V, Mr. Del Río performed his practice at the Legal Service Office of the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico where he gained valuable experience.

ZAIDA GARAY

ZAIDA GARAY GONZÁLEZ

SPECIAL COUNSEL

EDUCATION

University of Puerto Rico Bachelor in Business Administration, 1980

SERVICES

  • Taxes
  • Estate
  • Government Advocacy

BIOGRAPHY

Mrs. Garay had thirty-two years of service experience with the Puerto Rico Department of the Treasury in different divisions such as Executive at the Income Tax Department, Deputy Secretary for the Internal Revenue Area and Director at the Taxpayer’s Service Bureau; where she gained valuable experience.

ÁNGEL ÁLVAREZ PÉREZ

ÁNGEL ÁLVAREZ PÉREZ

OF-COUNSEL

EDUCATION

University of Puerto Rico Law School (Juris Doctor Degree – Magna Cum Laude, 1973)

University of Puerto Rico (B.B.S., Finance and Accounting, Magna Cum Laude, 1970)

SERVICES

  • Corporate Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Wills and Estate

BIOGRAPHY

Mr. Álvarez Perez was a Partner at Látimer, Biaggi, Rachid & Godreau (2010 - 2014).
Also was Chariman of the Board & CEO of FirstBank/First BanCorp (1990 - 2005);
Partner - Vázquez, Vizcarrondo, Álvarez, Angelet & González (1986 - 1990);
Partner - Dubón, González & Berríos (1979 - 1990); Partner - Nido, Berríos, Menéndez & Gierbolini (1974 - 1979).

LAURA RIVERA

LAURA RIVERA SORRENTINI

EDUCATION

University of Puerto Rico - Mayagüez Campus (B.S. Humanities, History and Theory of Art Science and Arts, Cum Laude, 2006)

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, School of Law (Juris Doctor 2010)

SERVICES

  • Financing
  • Consumer and Residential Mortgage Lending
  • Reverse Mortgages Loans
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Contracts
  • Real Estate

BIOGRAPHY

Prior to joining L&V Ms. Rivera worked as a Senior Associate in GLS Legal Services, LLC and as an Associate in Ramírez & Ramírez. She also has over four years of experience as a public notary.