His main area of practice is general civil litigation.
During law school, Mr. Sewell-Fernández worked as a Summer Intern to Magistrate Judge Marcos E. López of U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico in 2013, as a Law Clerk to the Special Commission on the Status of Puerto Rico of the Puerto Rico Civil Rights Commission during his second year, as a McConnell Valdés Summer Associate in 2014, and as a Spring Intern to Judge Juan R. Torruella of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in 2015.
Mr. Sewell-Fernández was an Associate Director for volume eighty-four, as well as an Associate Editor for volume eighty-three, of the University of Puerto Rico Law Review. He has published various articles and notes, including Irreconcilable Collective Action Paradigms: São Paulo Public Ministry v. Notre Dame Association and Dukes v. Wal‐Mart, 84 Rev. Jur. Dig. UPR 143 (2015).
He received the Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges Award in 2015 and was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society in 2011.
- Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
B.A., Summa Cum Laude, Florida International University, 2011
- Major: International Relations
- Minor: Geography
- Certificate in Latin American and Caribbean Studies
J.D., Magna Cum Laude, University of Puerto Rico School of Law, 2015