Mr. Mercado-Olivero is a past Director of the Legal Department of the Puerto Rico Insurance Commissioner's Office and is also a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Mercado oversees our insurance and regulatory services, accountant errors and omissions litigation, and construction defect claims. Additionally, he handles personal injury, premises liability, inland marine, accident & health, and commercial claims.
Education: University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico (BBA, Magna Cum Laude, 1995); Interamerican University (JD, Magna Cum Laude, 1999).
Admissions to Bar:
Supreme Court of Puerto Rico, January, 2000; U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, 2000; U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico, 2005.
Certified Public Accountant; Notary Public in Puerto Rico.
Director of Legal Department, Office of the Insurance Commissioner (2003-2004); Legal Advisor, Office of the Insurance Commissioner of Puerto Rico (2001-2003); Law Clerk, Puerto Rico Court of Appeals (1999-2001).
Puerto Rico Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; Defense Research Institute; American Bar Association.