José Bagué

Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, he attended the University of Miami and obtained his bachelor’s degree, cum laude, in political science and international and comparative studies in 1993 and his Juris Doctor in 1996 from Tulane University. Upon graduation, he was admitted to the Puerto Rico Bar, to the U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico and to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.

Mr. Bagué prevailed on behalf of his clients in many important cases in Federal Court including: Winston Mendez Montes de Oca v. Aventis Pharmaceuticals Inc. 579 F. Supp. 2d 222 (D.P.R. 2008); Recetas Por Menos Inc. v. Five Development Corp., 368 F. Supp. 2d 124 (D.P.R. 2005); ITC Financial Services LLC v. R-G Premier Bank of Puerto Rico, Civil No. 05-2130 *(JAF)(2005); Leopoldo Fontanillas, Inc., v. Luis Ayala Colon Sucesores et al., 283 F. Supp. 2d 579 (D.P.R. 2003).

As Director of Litigation for MCS, one of the largest managed care organizations in Puerto Rico, he oversaw civil/commercial litigation cases such as MCS Health Management Options Inc. v. Lopez, 2015 WL 72478, (D.P.R. 2015) and Associación de Laboratorios Clinicos v. Medical Card System Inc., 2015 WL 1354874 (D.P.R. 2015).

Mr. Bagué is an active member of the Bar Association of Puerto Rico, the Federal Bar Association, and the Federalist Society. He speaks English and Spanish fluently. His main practice areas are Civil and Commercial Litigation in Federal Court and in the Courts of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Other practice areas include Complex Tort litigation, Product Liability, Administrative, Trademark, Environmental, Employment, Antitrust, Insurance, and Health Law.


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