MIAMI –June 7, 2018 - Julissa Rodriguez, chair of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A.’s Miami Appellate Practice Group, has been re-elected to the Board of Directors for the Miami-Dade County Chapter of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL) for 2018-2019. FAWL is a voluntary bar association formed in 1951 dedicated to advancing women in the legal profession and promoting gender equality.
“I am grateful and excited to be able to continue to serve on Miami-Dade FAWL’s Board of Directors and give back to this organization, which has been truly helpful to me,” said Rodriguez, a shareholder in the Miami office and a member of Greenberg Traurig’s National Appellate Practice. “Through my work with Miami-Dade FAWL, I am able to collaborate with dedicated professionals who are genuinely supportive of each other and our community. I look forward to working with the organization to continue to advance its mission through mentoring, programming and initiatives that help our community.”
Rodriguez, who for the past two years co-chaired Miami-Dade FAWL’s Table for 8 committee for state court judges and will now be co-chairing the organization’s Corporate Counsel Liaison Committee for 2018-2019, is Board Certified in Appellate Practice by The Florida Bar. She focuses her practice on appellate litigation and trial support during all stages of litigation leading up to an appeal, which includes pre-trial motion practice, jury instructions, and post-trial motion practice, as well as advising clients on securing stays of judgments while a case is pending on appeal. Rodriguez represents clients in both state and federal courts in a variety of areas of the law, including products liability, medical malpractice, employment litigation, and contract disputes.
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