Corinne Cordero

Corinne Cordero Romo graduated Cum Laude from the University of Puerto Rico (Rio Piedras Campus) in 2008, where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a major in Marketing. She received her Juris Doctor from the University of Puerto Rico School of Law in 2011.

While in law school, Ms. Cordero Romo worked as a Summer Associate in various law firms including Sánchez-Betances, Sifre & Muñoz-Noya and Simonet-Sierra Law Office handling matters in areas  such as labor and employment, administrative law, and general civil litigation. Upon her admission to practice before the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico in 2012, she briefly worked at a boutique bankruptcy firm where she gained experience in handling Chapter 11 cases.

She joined the Estrella, LLC in 2013, where she is presently an Associate engaged in general civil litigation matters, which include tort defense litigation, premises liability, personal injury, collections, administrative law and consumer affairs. She also handles aviation, tourism and tax law matters.

Corinne also serves as the Program Director for the Estrella Trial Advocacy Competition (ETAC).

Education

  • University of Puerto Rico School of Law /JD / 2011
  • University of Puerto Rico/BBA-Marketing / 2008 / Cum Laude

Professional Affiliations

  • Federal Bar Association
    • Young Lawyers
  • American Bar Association
    • Young Lawyers Division
      • Business Law Committee
      • Dispute Resolution Committee
      • Litigation Committee
      • Women in the Profession Committee
    • Forum in Air and Space Law
      • Antitrust, Competition and Consumer Protection Committee
      • Drones: Regulations, Operations and Litigation
      • Space Law: Commercial, Regulatory and Litigation Development
    •  Litigation
      • The Woman Advocate
      • Young Advocates Committee
  • Primerus
    • Young Lawyers
  • Women in White Collar Defense Association, Puerto Rico Chapter
  • L2b Aviation Lawyers

Representative Experience

  • Represents retail clients in premises liabilities and personal injury litigations, consumer affairs and administrative proceedings.
  • Represents renewable energy clients before administrative forums.
  • Represented Travel Agencies before the Puerto Rico Tourism Company.
  • Serves as counsel for corporate, commercial and regulatory matters for clients in aviation industry.
  • Serves as counsel for U.A.S. (“Drones”) regulation and compliance.

Professional & Community Involvement

  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) Puerto Rico Program/Participant/2014
  • Program Director/Estrella Trial Advocacy Competition (ETAC)/2014-Present
  • Completed the Primerus Young Lawyers Client Service Boot Camp, Orlando Florida, March 2016
  • International Air and Transport (IATA) Legal Symposium, Washington D.C. February, 2017