Janice Rickert is a Partner in the firm’s Tampa office, focusing her practice on Workers’ Compensation defense.
Janice has experience advising clients in the areas of Workers’ Compensation, Premises Liability, Employment Practices, and Safety/OSHA compliance. Janice has represented clients across a variety of industries including, insurance, restaurants, hospitality, and nursing and residential care facilities.
Prior to joining the firm, Janice served as an Attorney in the legal department of a large insurance company, representing insureds in the defense of workers’ compensation claims through all stages of litigation, mediation, and appeal. She also owned and operated her own boutique insurance defense law firm.
Janice frequently provides clients with training programs for employment issues and loss practices. She is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell and is also a Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator.
Janice earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, as well as her Juris Doctor degree, from the University of Florida. During law school, Janice served as Law Student Division Representative for the American Bar Association. She was also a member of the Justice Campbell Thornal Moot Court Team.