A.B., Cornell University; J.D., Harvard Law
Alvin Velazquez serves as Associate General Counsel to the Service Employees International Union. His practice has focused on providing strategic legal counsel on advising the union on internal personnel matters, public finance matters, and on the impact of emerging technologies on workers. Alvin is a frequent speaker on these topics for the American Bar Association and for Spanish Language Media, and has testified before Congress. Alvin served as the chair of the Official Unsecured Creditors’ Committee for the Title III Bankruptcy Proceedings for Puerto Rico. He has authored several articles and amicus briefs concerning the level of protection the law provides workers for engaging in online advocacy. He is currently serving as the Co-Editor in Chief of the forthcoming Bloomberg BNA Workplace Data, Law & Litigation.