Lucia V. Pazos is a Partner at MG+M’s Miami office. The majority of Lucia’s practice involves defending manufacturers and retailers in asbestos-related products liability actions. Lucia also has experience in Employer/Carrier defense of claims filed under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, the Defense Base Act, and the Florida Workers’ Compensation Statute.
Before attending law school, Lucia spent two years as a legislative intern with a member of the Florida House of Representatives, and was volunteer staff at Miami-Dade County's Family Law Self-Help Clinic. As a law school research assistant, her efforts on the subjects of international armed conflicts, human rights violations, and election irregularities in Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean helped to further broaden her diverse approach to legal education. Already fully conversant in Spanish, Lucia is working toward fluency in Italian as well.
Lucia received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Florida in 2002 and a Juris Doctor from Florida International University in 2006. She is admitted to practice in all state courts in Florida, as well as the United States District Courts for the Southern, Middle, and Northern Districts of Florida. She is also admitted to practice law in New York and the District of Columbia.