Carmen Castro-Pagan is a legal editor for Bloomberg BNA’s pension and benefit publications. She received a B.A. in political sciences from the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras campus, a J.D. from Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law, and a LL.M. from American University Washington College of Law. Prior to joining Bloomberg BNA, she worked as a contract support specialist for a federal agency, and as an associate in a law firm’s employment and labor law practice area. Carmen can be reached at