Yasthel I. González García promoted to Member of the Firm
San Juan, Puerto Rico. December 17th, 2020. Estrella, LLC is pleased to announce the promotion of Yasthel I. González García to member of the Firm. González is the second female to rise to the rank of member and is now the sixth member of our Firm.
González joined Estrella in 2005 and has a proven track record in various practice areas, including Litigation, Labor & Employment, Commercial Litigation and Premises Liability defense.
Recently, González was recognized for her legal excellence in the eight edition of Best Lawyers, Puerto Rico (2020 – 2021) in the category of Labor and Employment Law. Also, she was ranked by Legal 500 as a 2020 Next Generation Partner in Litigation and Labor & Employment.
“González has successfully represented our corporate clients securing favorable outcomes in hearings, trials and appeals before state and federal courts, as well as administrative agencies. She is respected for successfully dealing with labor and employment matters” stated Alberto Estrella, the Firm’s Managing Member. Because of her experience and leadership skills, the Firm’s Executive Committee appointed her Litigation Practice Leader in 2019.
González has a Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences and Labor Relations and a Juris Doctor from the University of Puerto Rico, graduating Magna Cum Laude at the top of her class. She also has a Masters of Law (LLM) from the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law.
“We look forward to her continued leadership and dedication to our clients,” affirmed Mr. Estrella.