Education

J.D., Cum Laude, University of Florida Levin College of Law

Journal of Law and Public Policy, Senior & Executive Articles Editor
Florida Alternative Dispute Resolution Team, Competition Strategy Coach & Chair of Publicity
Latino Law Student Association, President
Pro Bono and Community Service Certificates of Outstanding Achievement
Florida Academic Award Recipient
Dean’s List

B.A., Political Science, University of Central Florida

U.S. Congressman District Office, Constituent Advocate Congressional Intern
Bright Futures Scholarship Recipient
Pegasus Academic Scholarship Recipient

Bar Admissions:

The Florida Bar
United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
United States District Court, Middle District of Florida

Professional Associations & Leadership Activities

  • Recording Secretary – Broward County Hispanic Bar Association
  • Co-Editor – Broward County Bar Association’s Barrister Publication
  • Member – Broward County Bar Association’s Trial Lawyers Section
  • Member – Broward County Bar Association’s Appellate Practice Section
  • Member – Broward County Bar Association’s Hispanic Committee
  • Member – Broward County Bar Association’s Bench and Bar Committee

Karina Rodrigues

Attorney

Karina D. Rodrigues is a South Florida trial attorney who proudly fights for victims of catastrophic injuries and wrongful death. Since graduating University of Florida’s law school cum laude, Karina has dedicated her career to passionately advocating for those harmed by the negligent or intentional conduct of others. Her practice includes litigation involving negligence, products liability, medical malpractice, premises liability and wrongful death.

Karina is a Brazilian-American and is fluent in Portuguese. Prior to joining the firm and while attaining her Juris Doctor degree UF Law, Karina clerked for the Third Judicial Circuit Court of Florida and the Eighth Judicial Circuit Court of Florida.

During law school, Karina also served as an Executive and Senior Articles Editor with the Journal of Law and Public Policy, and as a Competition Strategy Coach and Chair of Publicity with the Florida Alternative Dispute Resolution Team. Further, she was the President of the Latino Law Student Association and Editor-in-Chief of the organization’s newsletter. Karina was also the recipient of the UF Law Pro Bono and Community Service Certificates of Outstanding Achievement in recognition of her commitment to public service and helping those in need.

Karina continues to be very involved in the community. She currently proudly serves on the executive board of the Broward County Hispanic Bar Association as recording secretary, and is a co-editor for Broward County Bar Association’s Barrister publication. Moreover, Karina is an active member of the Broward County Bar Association’s Trial Lawyers Section, Appellate Practice Section, Hispanic Committee and Bench and Bar Committee.

Areas of Practice:

  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability

Language Skills:

  • English, fluent
  • Portuguese, fluent
  • Spanish, conversational