Fort Lauderdale, FL, April 06, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Kelley Kronenberg, a diverse business law firm, announced that Partner Maritza I. Gomez was recently appointed by the Board of Directors of the Puerto Rican Bar Association of Florida to serve as Secretary of the association.
Founded in 2003, the Puerto Rican Bar Association of Florida serves as a voice for the Puerto Rican population living in the state of Florida. By linking culture, heritage and a common interest on issues impacting the Puerto Rican community, the association looks to promote the advancement of Puerto Ricans in the legal profession. Through partnerships with other organizations, the association looks to increase awareness, cultivate and maintain strong relationships and open the channels of communication to promote the exchange of ideas and embark on common ventures.
Gomez concentrates her practice on Employment and Labor Law in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office. She represents national and local corporations in all areas of labor and employment law, including matters dealing with Title VII, Equal Pay Act, Americans with Disabilities Act, Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Fair Labor Standards Act, Family and Medical Leave Act, Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act, Florida Civil Rights Act, Florida Minimum Wage Act and the Florida Whistleblower Act. She is fluent in Spanish and conversational in French, and is admitted to practice law in Florida and Puerto Rico.
In addition to her involvement with the Puerto Rican Bar Association of Florida, Gomez is a member of the National Employment Law Council (NELC), the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA), the Miramar/Pembroke Pines Chamber of Commerce, and the Diversity Committee for the National Association of Women Lawyers.
Gomez earned her Juris Doctor Degree, magna cum laude, from Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Law School and her Master of Laws degree from Tulane University Law School on a Fullbright Scholarship.
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Kelley Kronenberg is a diverse business law firm that provides litigation and other legal services to established corporations, insurance companies, entrepreneurs and individuals in Florida and other regions of the U.S. More than 120 attorneys strong, the firm offers 25 distinct practice areas throughout its network of ten offices in Florida and Illinois. Founded in 1980, Kelley Kronenberg was built on relationships and continues to grow and excel because of its strength, offering sound legal counsel and exceptional client service. Kelley Kronenberg is ranked in the Top 10 Largest Law Firms in South Florida by the South Florida Business Journal, ranked in the top 20 largest law firms in Florida by Florida Trend and the Daily Business Review, and has been recognized as a Top Law Firm in Florida by the South Florida Legal Guide and LexisNexis ® Martindale-Hubbell®. More information on practice areas and office locations is available at www.kelleykronenberg.com.