Oreste R. Ramos joined Pietrantoni Mendez & Alvarez LLC’s litigation practice group in 2000 after serving as a law clerk to U.S. District Judge Hon. Jaime Pieras, Jr. He handles complex commercial litigation in federal and state trial and appellate courts and arbitration tribunals and counsels clients in the management of legal risk. Mr. Ramos’ practice is focused on the following substantive areas: business disputes, securities litigation, sales representative and dealer and distributor agreements (under Act 21 and Act 75, respectively), intellectual property, and employment law. Since 2010 Chambers & Partners in its Global and Latin America Editions has listed Mr. Ramos as a leading individual for Dispute Resolution and Intellectual Property. Mr. Ramos obtained a B.A., with a concentration in U.S. History, from the University of Pennsylvania and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He served on the board of the Puerto Rico Chapter of the Federal Bar Association from 2006-2014 and as its president from 2012-13. He is a life fellow of the Foundation of the Federal Bar Association.