Damaris Hernandez is a member of the firm’s litigation group. Her practice includes defending both individuals and business in a wide variety of matters including employment discrimination, insurance disputes, and complex commercial litigation. Damaris has also assisted in personal injury cases and defending professional negligence wrongful death actions.
Before joining AP&S, Damaris served as a Rule 9 student attorney for the Roger Williams University School of Law Immigration Clinic, representing both minors and adults in various Immigration Law proceedings. She further spent a semester in-practice at CVS Health Corporate Headquarters’ Strategic Procurement Department. While in law school, Damaris interned for the Honorable Mary S. McElroy of the United States District of Rhode Island.
Damaris was the recipient of the 2020 Honorable Walter R. Stone Diversity Fellowship. In 2021, she worked as a summer associate at AP&S and in her third year of law school she worked at the firm as a law clerk.