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Ms. Velázquez is dedicated to personal injury representation. No matter what legal issue you are facing, she will take the time to understand your situation, address your questions and concerns, and keep you updated as things progress. Her goal is to help you obtain the best possible compensation for your medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages and other damages.


 

Ms. Velázquez received her Juris Doctorate from the Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law where she received several merit scholarships. She was inducted into The Order of Barristers for her performance in the Thomas Tang Moot Court competition where she represented her school and the Northeastern Region.

 


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.


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Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 60%
    8 years
  2. Immigration: 40%
    9 years

Payment

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Saman Movassaghi

    Great attorney! She is professional, courteous and knowledgeable. I am proud to endorse Ms. Velazquez-Rivas.

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    Isadora is a breath of fresh air. In the legal community it is rare to find attorneys who have a passion and love for what they do. She is a talented litigator with a zest for life! I endorse Velazquez-Rivas!

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Contact info

Trujillo Vargas Gonzalez Hevia LLP

815 Ponce de Leon Blvd
3rd Floor
Coral Gables, FL, 33134

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing200706/21/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2016
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Up & ComerFlorida Legal Elite2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyTrujillo Vargas Gonzalez Hevia LLP2016 - Present
AttorneyAigen & Velazquez, P.A.2010 - 2016
AssociateAdams & Adams2010 - 2010
AssociateRudd & Diamond, Pa2008 - 2010
AssociateLaw Office of Eran Ben Ezra, P.A.2008 - 2008
Assistant State AttorneyMiami Dade State Attorney's Office2007 - 2008
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Professional WomenN/A2013 - Present
Dade County Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Cuban American Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/A2008 - Present
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Penn State Dickinson Agricultural Law Resource & Reference CenterUnderstanding Public Utilities Taking2006
Agricultural Law UpdatePennsylvania: New ecoterrorism law2006
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
CLE LuncheonDriver Licenses and Immigration2010