Juan Saavedra Castro, Esq.
Juan Saavedra Castro is a graduate of Yale University and Harvard Law School. He served as a law clerk to Chief Judge José Trias Monge, Supreme Court of Puerto Rico. Later, he was an associate at White & Case, New York. He then joined the law firm Ferraiouli Axtmayer & Hertell, in San Juan Puerto Rico.
He was General Counsel and Director of the Legal Division at the Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico. Since then, he has been an attorney in private practice, specializing in corporate, banking and copyright law, and complex commercial and environmental litigation.
He is a member of the New York and Puerto Rico Bar. He is a co-author of “Leadership in Puerto Rico: Nationalism and the United States”, published by the United Nations University Leadership Academy.
He currently sits on the Board of Directors of Fundación Segarra Boerman e Hijos, an NGO concentrated on supporting education opportunities for indigent students throughout the island.
Juan’s client victories include: