William Eduardo Morales

William Eduardo Morales

Associate
Location:
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Phone:
787-759-4103
Fax:
787-767-8660
Email:

William Eduardo Morales is an associate in the Corporate and Banking Law Department of Goldman Antonetti & Córdova, LLC. His practice includes corporate compliance and governance (including financial institutions), intellectual property, insurance law, business contracts, and real estate and land use.

Mr. Morales obtained his bachelor's degree in History and Economics from University of Puerto Rico, Cayey Campus. He later graduated from a dual degree of Juris Doctor, which he graduated Cum Laude and MBA, which he graduated Magna Cum Laude both from the University of Puerto Rico School of Law and Graduate School of Business. During his time in Law School, Mr. Morales was an editor at the University of Puerto Rico Business Law Journal and the University of Puerto Rico Law Review. During his time in the Law Review, he co-founded its internet counterpart InRev. Mr. Morales was also a member of the Federal Bar Association Student Chapter where, in 2017, he participated in the Thurgood Marshall Memorial Moot Court Competition as part of the first team to represent Puerto Rico in this prestigious federal appellate moot court competition held in Washington D.C.

As part of his professional experience, Mr. Morales served as law clerk at the Court of First Instance in San Juan and later for various smaller to medium sized law firms in Hato Rey, Puerto Rico. Before joining the firm, he worked in the Legal and Compliance Department of Chubb Insurance Company and later at one of the largest insurance brokers in Puerto Rico, specializing in financial and professional risk management.

Areas of Practice

  • Corporate & Banking
  • Tax
  • Insurance

Bar Admissions

  • Puerto Rico, 2018

Education

  • University of Puerto Rico Law School, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    • J.D. cum laude - 2017
    • Law Review: UPR Law Review, 2015 - 2017
    • Law Journal: UPR Business Law Journal, 2015 - 2017
  • University of Puerto Rico, Cayey Campus, Cayey, Puerto Rico
    • B.A. - 2013
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Major: History & Economics

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • HUB International, 2018 - 2019
  • Chubb Insurance Company of Puerto Rico, 2015 - 2018

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • French