José Francisco Cartaya-Morales

Practice Areas

  • Labor and employment
  • Civil Litigation
  • Appellate Practice
  • Torts
  • Contracts


  • Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
  • U. S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico
  • Notary Public


  • Bachelor’s in business administration – Finance mayor (2003), from the University of Puerto Rico
  • J.D. and MBA joint program (2008), from the University of Puerto Rico, School of Law and School of Business Administration

Mr. José Francisco Cartaya-Morales, Esq., MBA is an Attorney at Casillas, Santiago & Torres, LLC, where he serves as an attorney in the Labor and Employment Division specializing in labor and employment counseling and litigation, in addition to civil and commercial litigation. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Cartaya-Morales conducted an independent legal practice, mainly focusing on general civil litigation and counseling, including labor and employment litigation, torts, contract, appellate practice, notary, among others.