Overview

Rocio Blanco Garcia counsels and represents clients in a broad range of labor and employment matters. She has handled cases before state and federal courts and before administrative agencies, including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Florida Commission on Human Relations.

Before joining Littler, Rocio was a senior assistant county attorney with the Broward County Office of the County Attorney, where she gained considerable experience representing Florida's second largest county in harassment and discrimination matters and labor proceedings. Rocio also has extensive experience handling appeals, including before the Fourth District Court of Appeal and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

While in law school, Rocio was the symposium editor of the FIU Law Review and worked for a boutique firm handling complex litigation, including mass torts. 

Rocio is Board Certified in City, County, and Local Government by The Florida Bar.

Recognition

Recipient, CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Legal Skills and Values III, Civil Procedure, International Law, Family Law, Banking Regulations, Bankruptcy Law, and Products Liability

Florida International University College of Law

Recipient, American Bankruptcy Law Journal Prize for the highest grade in Bankruptcy Law

Florida International University College of Law

Education

  • J.D., Florida International University College of Law, 2012magna cum laude
  • B.S., Florida International University, 2008magna cum laude

Languages

  • Spanish

Bar Admission

Florida

Courts

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida