In addition, she became a Martin Luther King Jr. Intern due to her dedication to Public Service prior to becoming a Public Interest Advocate for the Miller Center for Public Interest Advocacy. She worked at Hershey Entertainment and Resorts focusing on Worker’s Compensation Injuries along with Patent and Copyright law in order to protect the company’s interests.
Ms. Velázquez served as an Assistant State Attorney for the Miami State Attorney’s Office where she developed successful litigation skills and later went on to practice immigration law and insurance defense.
Ms. Velázquez received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida where she studied Political Science and Spanish. She was in the Dean’s List and graduated with Honors after three years.
Ms. Velázquez is fluent in English and Spanish. She is admitted to practice in the Florida Supreme Court and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Licensed since 2007
Cash, Check, Credit Card
|FL||Member in Good Standing||2007||05/07/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2014|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2013|
|Up & Comer||Florida Legal Elite||2012|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2012|
|Attorney||Aigen & Velazquez, P.A.||2010 - Present|
|Associate||Adams & Adams||2010 - 2010|
|Associate||Rudd & Diamond, Pa||2008 - 2010|
|Associate||Law Office of Eran Ben Ezra, P.A.||2008 - 2008|
|Assistant State Attorney||Miami Dade State Attorney's Office||2007 - 2008|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|National Association of Professional Women||N/A||2013 - Present|
|Dade County Bar Association||N/A||2010 - Present|
|Cuban American Bar Association||N/A||2010 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||N/A||2008 - Present|
|Penn State Dickinson Agricultural Law Resource & Reference Center||Understanding Public Utilities Taking||2006|
|Agricultural Law Update||Pennsylvania: New ecoterrorism law||2006|
|Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor||N/A||N/A|
|CLE Luncheon||Driver Licenses and Immigration||2010|