October 10, 2017

Albany, NY - Javier J. Mendez, Esq. has joined Lemery Greisler LLC after having practiced law in Puerto Rico for many years.  He will focus his practice in commercial litigation, commercial loan workouts and foreclosure.

In Puerto Rico, Javier was the lead attorney in cases involving breach of contracts, real estate disputes and labor and employment cases. Among others, he represented companies, employers, insurance companies, municipalities, engineers, contractors and developers.   Mr. Mendez has extensive trial and appeals experience.  Mr. Mendez provides ongoing legal advice to businesses concerning labor and employment matters and in drafting and negotiating contracts. 

Mr. Mendez has a Master of Laws in International Business and Economic Law as well as a Certificate in International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution from Georgetown University Law Center. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law and is admitted in the State of New York, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.  Mr. Mendez speaks fluent English and Spanish.

Paul A. Levine, a managing partner with the firm, noted “Lemery Greisler is pleased to have Javier’s many years of legal and business experience to serve our clients.” 

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Lemery Greisler LLC is a business law firm with offices in Saratoga Springs and Albany. The firm is dedicated to providing insightful and experienced legal advice to help businesses succeed in the market place. For more information on Lemery Greisler, please call 518.581.8800 or visit www.lemerygreisler.com.