Firm Welcomes Alexandra O. Lavelanet and Emma S. Meyerson
Lavelanet assists in handling matters related to Workers’ Compensation defense. Prior to joining the firm, she worked as an Associate Attorney at a boutique real estate and civil litigation law firm in Wellington, Florida. She brings experience handling labor and employment litigation matters, as well as complex commercial litigation and planning.
Lavelanet earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology from University of Florida and her Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from University of Miami School of Law. During law school, she served as a summer intern for a statewide insurance company that provides homeowner’s insurance. She also served as the Articles and Comments Editor of the University of Miami Business Law Review. Lavelanet is admitted to practice law in Florida and is conversational in French.
Meyerson assists in handling matters related to Insurance Defense Litigation, General Liability, First Party Property, Commercial Litigation and Criminal Defense. Prior to joining the firm, she worked as an Attorney for an Insurance Defense Litigation firm in Coral Springs, Florida. She brings valuable experience in litigating claims involving personal injury protection benefits, coverage opinions, defense of rental car claims, bodily injury pre-suit claims, and negotiating on behalf of insurance carriers.
Meyerson earned her Bachelors of Arts degree in Radio/Television with a minor in Political Science from the University of Central Florida and her Juris Doctor degree from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law. During law school, she gained experience serving as an intern for two personal injury firms. She is admitted to practice law in Florida and is conversational in Spanish.