Diego Murgia-Díaz

Limited Member

Mr. Murgia-Díaz joined PMA’s Litigation Practice Group in 2010.  Before joining the Firm, he worked at the Department of Consumer Affairs of Puerto Rico, where he served as a Special Advisor to the Secretary.  Mr. Murgia-Díaz also worked at the General Litigation Division of the Puerto Rico Justice Department.  There, he was trusted with a wide array of cases involving areas such as constitutional, administrative, tax, labor and employment law, medical malpractice, organized crime, contractual disputes and torts.


Place of birth:


San Juan, PR

Education:


  • Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA
    2010 LL.M.
  • University of Puerto Rico Law School, San Juan, PR
    2007 J.D.
    Magna Cum Laude
  • University of Barcelona School of Law, Barcelona, Spain
    2007 L.L.B.
  • University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, PR
    2003 B.A.
    Magna Cum Laude

Bar Admissions:


  • Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

Practice Areas:

Publications:


  • Adverse Employment Actions Based on Off-Duty Participation on Social Network Sites: Interests, Concerns and Potential Legal Issues, 71 REV. JUR. COL. ABOG. ___ (2010) (Forthcoming).
  • 11 Angry Men and a Very Persuasive One: An Examination of 12 Angry Men from a Negotiation Perspective (Forthcoming, Ley y Foro).
  • Youth, Privacy and Reputation (Literature Review) (with Alice Marwick & John Palfrey) (2010). Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-5.
  • La Privacidad Informática en el Internet: ¿Pueden las Políticas de Privacidad Electrónica Proteger Nuestra Información Personal?, 68 REV. JUR. COL. ABOG. 463 (2007).

Past Employment Experience:


  • Department of Consumer Affairs of Puerto Rico, Office of the Secretary Special Advisor to the Secretary in Charge of Legislative Affairs
    2009
  • Department of Justice of Puerto Rico, General Litigation Office
    Attorney I
    2007-2009

Professional Associations and Memberships:


  • American Bar Association
  • Puerto Rico Bar Association

Contact Information:

Email:
dmurgia@pmalaw.com

Phone:
787-773-6038

Fax:
787-274-1470

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