Tulio D. Chirinos is an associate in the Labor & Employment Law Department and a member of the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Group.
Tulio works on a wide variety of ERISA litigation matters, including fee litigation cases, breach of fiduciary duty claims and ERISA benefits claims. He also represents management in litigation of employment-related matters, including claims of unlawful discrimination, harassment and retaliation.
Tulio is the author of several ERISA-related articles, including several focusing on ERISA fee litigation that appeared in the Benefits Law Journal and Bloomberg BNA. He was also a contributing author to Chapters 21 and 34 of the fifth edition of BNA’s ERISA Litigation treatise, published in 2014 and Chapter 34 of the sixth edition to be published in November 2017.
Prior to joining Proskauer, Tulio clerked for the Federal Public Defender’s office for the Middle District of Florida. Tulio is a Lieutenant Colonel in the Army National Guard, and has served three tours of duty in Iraq, Kuwait and Jordan.