Navas Rodríguez & Hernández


  • MBE

Firm Size

  • 6-10

Willing to Act as Local Counsel

  • Yes

NAVAS RODRIGUEZ & HERNANDEZ is a minority and women owned, AV-rated, law firm, located in San Juan, Puerto Rico, certified as a MBE by the National Minority Supplier Development Council and a member of the National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF).

Our Firm was created more than a decade ago to provide unparalleled personalized service to our clients, while rendering reliable, objective, and thorough advice that will aide each client in fulfilling its personal and institutional objectives.

We boast an excellent group of professionals with diverse backgrounds and areas of practice and currently represent several Fortune 500, 1000 and Global 500 companies. Our attorneys are big law firm alumni trained to provide big law firm quality work with a small to medium firm personalized service.

The law firm places an emphasis in providing its clients with preventive counseling to avert reaching decisions which could develop into costly litigation. In the eventuality that a litigation does take place, the firm provides its clients with experienced trial lawyers, who have excellent track records before the American Arbitration Association, the Courts of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico, the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States of America as well as local and federal agencies.


San Juan, PA

VIG Tower, Suite #1005, 1225 Ponce de Leon, Ave.

Person of contact: Gerardo "Gerry" Hernandez

Practice Areas

  • ADR/Arbitration
  • Advertising and Marketing
  • Agency and Distributorships
  • Banking and Finance
    • Banking Regulatory & Compliance
    • Collections and Foreclosures
    • Litigation
  • Construction
    • Construction Contracts
    • Litigation
    • Mechanics and Materials Lien Law
  • Corporate
    • Corporate Governance
    • Internal Investigations
  • Corporate, M&A & Securities
    • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Insurance
    • Auto
    • Construction
    • Employment Practices
    • Litigation
    • Medical Malpractice
    • Product Liability
    • Professional Liability/E&O/D&O
    • Property/Premises/Homeowners
    • Worker’s Compensation
  • International Transactions
    • Real Estate
  • Labor & Employment
    • Arbitration
    • Class Actions / MDL
    • Compliance
    • Drafting Employee Handbooks / Policies / Documents
    • Investigations – Internal/Agency
    • Labor /Union
    • Leave and Pay Acts (e.g. FLSA / FMLA / Service Contracts Act / Davis Bacon Act / Walsh-Healey)
    • Litigation
    • Regulators/Regulations (e.g. DOL, NLRB, OFCCP, OSHA, OWBPA, SOX,)
  • Litigation/Trials
    • Administrative
    • Construction
    • Consumer and Product Liability Litigation
    • Corporate/Commercial (Shareholder Derivative Suits, Securities, FINRA, Antitrust, Banking, Bankruptcy, etc.)
    • Employment (HR, Discrimination, ERISA, Labor, Workers Comp, etc.)
    • Insurance
    • Malpractice
    • Personal Injury (Torts, Premises Liability, Toxic Torts)
    • Professional Liability
    • Real Estate
    • Restaurant Retail & Hospitality
  • Real Estate/Commercial Transactions
    • Commercial Leases
    • Development

Firm Bio

The Firm is committed to offering unmatched customer service by working together with our clients in developing practical, cost-efficient strategies geared at producing cost-effective solutions and positive outcomes to the legal challenges that their businesses face on a daily basis.

To obtain the desired results, we have a team of highly-trained, experienced attorneys, with diverse backgrounds who render reliable, objective, and thorough advice that will aide each client in fulfilling its personal and institutional objectives.

Considering that Puerto Rico does have some distinct laws and regulations, it is important to have at your disposal a group of well-respected professionals not only knowledgeable of our jurisdiction and its complexities, but also with proven success in handling complex issues.

While small in size, we have the latest technology and the necessary resources to support our team to handle any matter as efficiently as any large firm.

We understand that responsiveness and sense of urgency are key elements of an effective attorney-client relationship. To that end, we thrive to provide unmatched accessibility of our attorneys with a partner of the Firm will be directly involved in the matters assigned by our clients, so that communication will flow quickly and effectively.

Our value proposition is simple – to provide large firm quality work, with the personalized service and cost-effectiveness only a small firm can provide.

In providing services to our clients, we abide by the following values:

We are in business for business – We understand that our Firm’s long-term success is wholly contingent on providing unmatched customer service to the businesses who hire our services.

We are team players – We understand that the key to any favorable outcome is how effectively we can work as a team both internally and with our clients.

We are responsive – We know that your case important to you and we thrive on responding to your contacts and queries on a timely basis.

We deliver quality – We are aware that the status of our clients as industry leaders requires that they receive the best quality work from the resources they use to support their business.

We embrace technology in our practice – Our lawyers and staff are trained in the use of the latest technology in litigation and office management tools in order to render our services on an efficient manner. We also employ the most reliable technology in protecting our client’s data.

We value our diversity – We see strength in hiring people from all different backgrounds and viewpoints and supporting those organizations and businesses that do as well.

We foster flexibility – We realize that the key to any attorney-client relationship is being open to accommodate a client’s needs.

We give back to our community – We support those in our community who strive to make a difference.

We do the right thing always – We employ the highest ethical standards in everything we do.