Overview

Blaze R. Knott represents employers in litigation and administrative charges involving a wide variety of labor and employment issues, including:

  • Discrimination
  • Harassment
  • Retaliation 
  • Wage and hour
  • Non-compete agreements
  • Trade secret protection
  • Employee leave

Prior to joining Littler, Blaze was a litigation associate with a national, mid-sized law firm, where her practice included complex commercial and employment litigation.

While in law school, Blaze won the Evan A. Evans Moot Court Competition, was the research and writing editor of the University of Miami Business Law Review, a member of the Charles C. Papy Moot Court Board, and served as a fellow for the Children and Youth Law Clinic for the University of Miami.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Labor & Employment Section

American Bar Association

Member

Woman Advocate Section

American Bar Association

Member

State Public Affairs Committee

Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc.

Mentor

Women Instilling Strength and Hope

Former Recruitment Chair

Lee County Young Lawyers Division

Recognition

National Order of Barristers

Recipient

Paul R. Gordon Merit Scholarship

Recipient

CALI Award for Excellence in Pre-Trial and Trial Advocacy

Winner

Evan A. Evans Moot Court Competition

2014

Top 25 Finalists

Charles C. Gaubatz Moot Court Competition

2013

News, Analysis & Press

Georgia Enacts Kin Care Law

ASAP

May 15, 2017

On the Rise: Expanded Protections for LGBT Employees

Res Gestea and Casetext

April 27, 2016

The Name of the Game is Politics, and the Rules are Forever Changed

Woman Advocate Newsletter

Education

  • J.D., University of Miami School of Law, 2014 magna cum laude
  • B.A., University of Texas, Austin, 2011 With Honors

Bar Admission

Florida
Texas
Georgia

Courts

  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida