Juan J. Mendez, Esq., obtained a Bachelor Degree, from the University of Puerto Rico, where he graduated with high honors. He graduated Cum Laude from the Inter American University of Puerto Rico, School of Law, were he obtained a Juris Doctor. He was authorized to practice with the public defender of Puerto Rico where he represented accused persons during criminal investigative proceedings. He did Pro Bono in the Innocent Project and was part of the Clinic of Education and Citizen Participation of the Community Legal Office of the Inter American University of Puerto Rico working with Low-Income people as a teacher’s assistant and practitioner. Juan J. Mendez is licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and works with Community Tax team as a Tax Resolution Practitioner.