Carlos Colon-Machargo Attorney Profile on UpCounsel
Carlos Colon-Machargo

Carlos Colon-Machargo

Attorney-at-Law and Certified Public Accountant

Atlanta
Georgia
Licensed in
GA, FL, DC, PR
Georgetown University (LL.M.) / Inter American University (JD)

"Easy to work with and very thorough"

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About
Carlos Colón-Machargo is a fully bilingual (English-Spanish) attorney-at-law and Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with over twenty years of experience. His major areas of practice include labor and employment law; business law; corporate, contract and tax law; estate planning and insurance law. He is currently admitted to practice law in Georgia, Florida, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico and currently licensed as a CPA in Florida. He received a Master of Laws from the Georgetown University Law Center in 1997, where he concentrated in Labor and Employment Law (LL. M. in Labor and Employment Law) and a Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the… read more Inter American University.
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"Easy to work with and very thorough"

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Posted on Mar 25, 2020
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"Carlos has been fantastic to work with. Responsive, knowledgeable, professional, and reflective. Will certainly continue to work with him in the future!"

Form LLC
Posted on Mar 21, 2020
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"Exellent attorney :)"

Contractor Agreement
Posted on Mar 17, 2020
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"Carlos assisted me with reviewing some contracts for my business and was very responsive (within an hour of me posting the job) and knowledgeable, highly recommend!!"

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Posted on Mar 10, 2020
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"Very helpful and prompt with all my questions and getting the filing done for my Single Member LLC. Carlos did all the followup and made sure everything was taken care of. I highly recommend his services."

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Posted on Mar 2, 2020
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"Thanks for all the help Carlos!"

Review Advisory Agreement
Posted on Mar 1, 2020

Work History

Colón-Machargo Law Studio

Member

Jul 2013 - Present

Represents and counsels clients on general civil, administrative and contractual matters, including but not limited to areas involving labor and employment law, business law and contracts, estate planning, tax,insurance, real estate and corporate law.

Jul 2013 - Present

Monnolly, Pridgen, Colón-Machargo & Ellenberg

Member

Aug 2010 - Jun 3013

Represented clients in federal courts in the defense of welfare plan claims under ERISA, including those involving disability and life insurance matters.Represented and counseled clients on issues involving labor and employment law, as well as general civil and contractual matters.

Aug 2010 - Jun 3013

Alston & Bird

Project Attorney

Jul 2013 - Aug 2018

Provides assistance to lead counsel on complex litigation matters, including preparation for litigation,document review, legal research and drafting of memoranda.

Jul 2013 - Aug 2018

Lavergne-Ramirez & Colon-Machargo

Partner

Jan 2003 - Jul 2010

Represented and counseled clients on labor and employment law, insurance law, business law and contracts, as well as general civil and administrative matters.

Jan 2003 - Jul 2010

Adsuar Muñiz Goyco & Besosa

Associate Attorney

Aug 2000 - Dec 2002

Represented and counseled clients in labor and employment matters including employment discrimination,wrongful discharge, wage and hour disputes, labor relations, workers’ compensation and COBRA issues. Processed business-related visas to relocate foreign high-profile executives to the U.S. Rendered legal opinions regarding labor and employment issues, as well as personnel policies and procedures.

Aug 2000 - Dec 2002

National Labor Relations Board

Field Attorney

Sep 1997 - Jul 2000

Investigated and prosecuted unfair labor practice charges before the Administrative Law Judge; drafted post-trial briefs and provided assistance in any compliance matters; presided over representation proceedings to conduct secret ballot elections and advised the public about their rights under state and federal labor and employment law statutes.

Sep 1997 - Jul 2000

Verner Liipfert Bernhard McPhearson & Hand

Law Clerk

Jan 1997 - Aug 1997

Researched legal issues and provided advice to the Legislative Department on issues concerning Puerto Rico, as well as the state of the law in various Latin American countries.Actively participated in meetings to strategize and implement lobbying efforts to maximize the money assignments and Congress appropriations to be received by the Government of Puerto Rico.

Jan 1997 - Aug 1997
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