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Vanessa Palacio

Vanessa Palacio focuses her practice on litigation matters, including products liability, pharmaceuticals, and medical devices. She is experienced in virtually all aspects of litigation on complex, high-stakes, multi-jurisdictional, cross-border cases involving diverse issues, including trial, appellate, and domestic and international post-judgment experience. Vanessa also handles matters related to commercial and civil litigation.

取扱分野

実績紹介

  • Represented party in a malpractice case arising from ten-figure litigation under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, 28 U.S.C. 1605 and researched and drafted response to Petition for Writ of Certiorari regarding attorney disqualification, resulting in a favorable outcome for client.°
  • Represented a trustee in multijurisdictional proceedings supplementary related to a $100 million settlement.°
  • Second chaired a six-figure trial against the government related to breach of contract and productivity damages in a construction case.°
  • Second chaired an arbitration related to enforcement of a settlement agreement concerning over $30 million in assets.°
  • Represented client in a real estate, land use, and development dispute against the government, researching and drafting initial appellate and reply briefs regarding sanctions, resulting in a favorable outcome for client and reversal of lower court’s decision.°
  • Represented a client in a contract and real estate dispute, researching and drafting initial appellate and reply briefs, and resulting in a favorable outcome for client and reversal of lower court’s decision.°

°The above representations were handled by Ms. Palacio prior to her joining Greenberg Traurig, P.A.

  • Miami-Dade County, 2013-2015
    • Special Projects Administrator, 2015
    • Legislative Aide, Office of Chairwoman Rebeca Sosa, 2013-2015
  • Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office, 2011 and 2012
    • Certified Legal Intern, Felony Division, 2012
    • Certified Legal Intern, Juvenile Division, 2011
  • Intern, Federal Public Defender’s Office, Appellate Advocacy Clinic, 2011
  • Judicial Intern, Hon. Antonio Arzola, Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court of Florida, 2009 and 2010-2011

受賞歴・所属団体

  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, “Rising Star,” 2019
  • Member, Cuban American Bar Association
  • Member, Dade County Bar Association
  • Member, Federal Bar Association
  • Member, Federalist Society, 2009-Present
  • Member, Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, 2009-Present

学歴・資格・言語

学歴
  • 法務博士, summa cum laude, University of Miami School of Law, 2012
  • 学士号, Biology, University of Miami, 2009
弁護士資格
  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
言語
  • Spanish, Native
  • French, Conversational