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Overview

Rosa Villa primarily practices worker’s compensation defense at the firm’s Miami Office. Prior to joining Walton, Lantaff, Schroeder, and Carson in 2021, Rosa clerked for various law firms, gaining experience in the areas of intellectual property, entertainment law, immigration law, international trade, and cargo claims and disputes. Before law school, Rosa assisted the General Counsel of Sony Music Entertainment in drafting and reviewing recording agreements and royalty distributions. During law school, Rosa externed for the General Counsel of BBC Studios, where she assisted in drafting licensing agreements involving broadcasting deals with TV providers in Latin America. In 2019, Rosa was selected by Microsoft to participate in an immersive intellectual property fellowship founded by the Hispanic National Bar Association and the Microsoft Intellectual Property Law Institute. Rosa is also a member of the Hispanic National Bar Association.

Practice Areas

  • Worker’s Compensation Defense
  • Employment and Labor Law

Admitted to Practice

  • The Florida Bar, 2020

Education

  • University of Miami School of Law, J.D. 2020
    • Dean’s Merit Scholar
    • Book Award/ CALI, Trademark Law
    • Hispanic National Bar Association
    • HNBA Intellectual Property Law Institute, June 2019
  • Florida International University, the Honor’s College, B.A. Philosophy, 2015, Magna Cum Laude
    • Model United Nations
    • Phi Alpha Delta Mock Trial
    • Debate Team
    • Dean’s List
    • President’s Honor Roll

Professional or Trade Affiliations

  • Florida Bar – Young Lawyer’s Division

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