Attorney Profile:

Julissa Rodriguez

Julissa Rodriguez: Attorney with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Biography

Julissa Rodriguez is the Chair of the Firm's Miami Appellate Department and a member of the Firm's National Appellate Practice. Julie 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. Julie 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.

Concentrations

•Appellate practice
•Litigation trial support
•Product liability litigation
•Business and tort litigation
•Employment litigation

Awards & Recognition

•Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Appellate Practice, 2013-2017
•Listed, The Best Lawyers Business Edition, Women in the Law, Appellate Practice, 2016

Articles, Publications, & Lectures

•Co-Author, Chapter 17: Stays, The Florida Appellate Practice, Florida Bar, Seventh through Ninth Editions, 2010, 2012 and 2014
•Co-Author, Chapter 12: Stays, The Florida Appellate Practice, Florida Bar, Sixth Edition, 2006
•Co-Author, Appellate Practice, Recent Developments in Business and Corporate Litigation , American Bar Association, April 2015
•Co-Author, Appellate Practice , Recent Developments in Business and Corporate Litigation , American Bar Association, April 2014
•Co-Author, The Alien Tort Claims Act, Supplements to International Labor & Employment Laws: Extraterritorial Application of U.S. Laws, BNA, 2009-2016

Associated News & Events

Press Releases

05.18.17 Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Julissa Rodriguez Selected as 2017 Leader in Law by the Florida Association for Women Lawyers

04.26.17 Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Julissa Rodriguez Elected to Florida Association for Women Lawyers Board of Directors

03.14.17 Government Officials Proclaim March 14 as “Greenberg Traurig Day” In Celebration of the Firm's 50th Anniversary

08.16.16 130 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2017

08.16.16 55 Greenberg Traurig Miami Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2017

06.10.16 Greenberg Traurig Miami Shareholders Angelika Hunnefeld and Julissa Rodriguez Board Certified by The Florida Bar

11.23.15 Greenberg Traurig Team Recovers Nearly $1 Million in Contract Dispute Over Insurance Premiums

08.25.15 58 Greenberg Traurig Miami Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2016

08.19.15 135 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2016

12.04.14 Greenberg Traurig Partners with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Miami for School to Work Program

Published Articles

04.15.14 Recent Developments in Business and Corporate Litigation, Chapter 2: Appellate Practice

05.04.12 Panel holds legislator, aide can claim legislative (subscription)

Clerkship

•Judicial Law Clerk, Hon. Rodolfo Sorondo Jr., Third District Court of Appeal, State of Florida, Miami, Florida, 2000-2002

Legal Experience

•Associate, criminal defense boutique, Miami, Florida, 1999-2000

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Appellate

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
305.579.0554  Phone
305.961.5554  Fax
www.gtlaw.com/People/Julissa-Rodriguez
University Attended:
Florida International University, B.A., 1995
Law School Attended:
Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, J.D., Associate Editor, ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law, 1998
Year of First admission:
1999
Admission:
Florida; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; Supreme Court of the United States; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Memberships:

Professional & Community Involvement

•Member, The Florida Bar
•Appellate Practice and Advocacy Section
•Member, Dade County Bar Association
•Member, Miami-Dade Florida Association for Women Lawyers
•Co-Chair of Table for 8 Committee, 2016
•Member, Cuban American Bar Association
•Member, American Bar Association
•Former Co-Vice Chair, Business Law Section, Appellate Subcommittee, 2013-2016
•Member, Federal Bar Association, South Florida Chapter
•Member, Third District Court of Appeal Historical Society
•Big Sister Mentor, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Miami, School to Work Program, 2014-2016

Languages:
Spanish
Birth Information:
Miami, Florida, June 15, 1972
ISLN:
914889166

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