Vanessa Pellot is an associate in the Miami office of Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A. She focuses her practice on workers’ compensation defense in the representation of employers, self-insured employers, and insurance carriers throughout Florida. Her practice also includes labor and employment law, and first and third party insurance defense.
Prior to joining QPWB, Ms. Pellot worked as an associate to a workers’ compensation law firm handling depositions, mediations, petitions, responses to motions and more. She also held a position as an attorney to a civil and commercial law firm where she managed cases involving breach of contract, real estate litigation, title disputes, city code violations and compliance, condominium and homeowner association estoppel issues, marriage agreements and settlements, parenting plans, child support and appellate law. Previously, Ms. Pellot worked as lead associate to a regional law firm representing national lenders and servicers and taking on complex civil litigation cases in the areas of bankruptcy, title claims, financial services and consumer lending practices. She also prepared appellate court briefs including initial and reply briefs as an associate within another regional law firm.
Ms. Pellot received her Juris Doctor cum laude from Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law Center, Fort Lauderdale, Florida in May 2009 and Bachelor of Science, with honors, from Florida International University in August 2005, graduating with a major in criminal science and minor in Psychology. During law school, she held the position of articles editor to the Nova Law Review and was a member of the Hispanic Law Student Association, Florida Association of Women Lawyers, Criminal Law Society and Student Animal Legal Defense Fund.
Ms. Pellot is licensed to practice law in Florida and is admitted in the U.S. District Court for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida.
She is fluent in written and spoken Spanish.
9300 South Dadeland Blvd., 4th Floor
Miami, Florida 33156
Telephone: (305) 670-1101
Facsimile: (305) 670-1161
Areas of Practice:
- Insurance and Insurers
- Labor and Employment Law
- Workers’ Compensation Defense
- Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law Center, J.D., cum laude (2009)
- Florida International University, B.S., with honors (2005)