Elaine M Maldonado-Matías is the managing partner at Sepulvado & Maldonado, PSC, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Before joining Sepulvado & Maldonado, she was a capital member at Puerto Rico’s largest law firm, McConnell Valdés. While at McConnell she chaired the Welfare and ERISA Litigation Practice Area and was a partner of the labour and employment law practice group. Since joining Sepulvado & Maldonado in 2008, she has continued her employment law practice, and has also successfully performed in high-stakes multi-district litigation involving environmental law, tort and product liability issues.