Gisela E Sánchez-Alemán is an associate at Ferraiuoli LLC. Her practice includes employment litigation in judicial and administrative forums, compliance and preventive consulting in matters concerning labour and employment laws, as well as the creation, review and implementation of company policies. She also provides compliance training on various employment-related laws and regulations for employees at all levels. In addition, Ms Sánchez works with the Employee Benefits and ERISA Matters Practice Group assisting with matters concerning employee benefits, including ERISA compliance, filing for the plan’s tax exemption before the Puerto Rico Department of the Treasury, design and administration of pension plans, merger and transfer of assets between pension plans, and correction proceedings before the Employee Benefits Security Administration of the US Department of Labor, among others.
Since law school, Gisela has been dedicated to labour and employment matters, becoming a member of the Labour Law Pro Bono clinic and participating as student attorney in the labour and employment legal aid clinic of the University of Puerto Rico School of Law, where she was part of the team that successfully represented the plaintiff in a wrongful discharge case before the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico.