Rut has been fully dedicated to the alternative dispute resolution field for over 15 years as an Alternative Dispute Resolution Advisor, Arbitrator and a Mediator. Rut has provided conflict management training and communication workshops to the state and federal government and private organizations.
Rut worked as an arbitrator in the Appeals Division of the Puerto Rico Labor Department, where she conducted approximately 30 compensation hearings per week. She had to review issues related to the employee´s work environment, such as: Safety and Health conditions, Discrimination, Harassment and Absences, among others.
Rut served as a mediator for the Puerto Rico Judicial Branch (Alternative Resolution Bureau) which is under the wing of the Puerto Rico Supreme Court. During this time, she intervened in over 3000 cases, serving as mediator in both civil and criminal disputes.
She is the Founder of Pivot Resolutions, LLC. A consulting firm dedicated to Organizational Conflict Management, Facilitation, Strategic Planning, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Coaching and Workshops.
One of Rut’s goals is being able to gain the parties confidence and empower them to resolve their disputes in a responsible way and create spaces that can serve as platforms for discovering common interests.
-LLM: Alternative Dispute Resolution and Litigation
– Juris Doctor
-Bachelor: Natural Sciences