Robert J. Rodriguez (Coral Gables, Florida)

Robert J. Rodriguez

Licensed for 31 years

Practice Area: Workers Compensation

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AV Preeminent

Robert J. Rodriguez

Free initial consultation, Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates

Serving Coral Gables, FL view address

  • Serving Coral Gables, FL view address

  • Free initial consultation, Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates

Partner at firm Miller, Kagan, Rodriguez and Silver, P.L.

Serving Coral Gables, FL view address

Free initial consultation, Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates

Awards AV Preeminent

About Robert J. Rodriguez

Robert J. Rodriguez is a renowned workers' compensation litigator in the state of Florida as well as the managing equity partner of Miller, Kagan, Rodriguez & Silver, PL. As the managing partner, he provides vision and direction to all firm operations ensuring the firm's highest level of quality client service. In addition, he manages the Fraud Division at MKRS, maintains an active caseload, and is licensed to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida. For all of his contributions to the workers' compensation field, Mr. Rodriguez has been recognized by the National Registry of Who's Who in Executives & Professionals. He was recently recognized by the South Fl...

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Robert J. Rodriguez is a renowned workers' compensation litigator in the state of Florida as well as the managing equity partner of Miller, Kagan, Rodriguez & Silver, PL. As the managing partner, he provides vision and direction to all firm operations ensuring the firm's highest level of quality client service. In addition, he manages the Fraud Division at MKRS, maintains an active caseload, and is licensed to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida. For all of his contributions to the workers' compensation field, Mr. Rodriguez has been recognized by the National Registry of Who's Who in Executives & Professionals. He was recently recognized by the South Florida Legal Guide as both a "Top Lawyer in South Florida" as well as a "Top Lawyer in Practice Area". Mr. Rodriguez has been granted the highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards by the prestigious Martindale-Hubbell indicating his professional excellence. Despite his demanding schedule, Mr. Rodriguez continues to maintain an active speaking schedule on the topic of workers' compensation, regularly presenting to attorneys and professionals alike. He was a member of the Executive Council of the Workers' Compensation Section of The Florida Bar from 1996 to 2004, where he has served as the Vice-Chairman of the Professionalism Committee, Chairman of the Agency for Health Care Administration Liaison Committee, and as Vice-Chairman of the Legislation Committee.

Named a 'Best Lawyer' by Best Lawyers in America. Invited guest on America's Premier Lawyers. Selected for inclusion within Corporate Counsel Magazine's Best Lawyers in America Edition. Recipient of Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards. Inclusion in the National Register's Who's Who in Executives & Professionals. South Florida Legal Guide recognitions: "Top Lawyer in South Florida"; "Top Lawyer in the Practice Area of Workers' Compensation"; Designated a "Florida Super Lawyer" by Florida Super Lawyers Magazine. Mr. Rodriguez is a returning speaker at the Workers' Compensation Educational Conference and was a guest editor of Workers' Compensation Section, News and Four-Forty Report. Accredited Continued Education Units (CEU) fraud Lecturer. The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Lecturer. Guest speaker for numerous professional organizations, including: Workers' Compensation Claims Professionals (WCCP), Annual Claims Managers' Conference, Florida Association of Self-Insured. Instructor: Certified Workers' Compensation; Florida Department of Insurance Instructor; the Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education (CLE).

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  • Workers Compensation

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      Credentials

      Position
      Partner
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1985, Florida
      U.S. District Court, Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida
      Credit Cards Accepted
      Additional Payment Information
      Free initial consultation
      Fixed hourly rates
      Fixed fees available
      Law School Attended
      University of Miami
      Class of 1985
      J.D.
      University Attended
      Florida International University
      Class of 1982
      B.A.
      Birth Information
      Born in 1960
      Habana, Cuba, January 16, 1960
      Associations & Memberships
      The Florida Bar (Member, Workers' Compensation Section
      Vice-Chairman of the Professionalism Committee, Executive Council of the Workers' Compensation Section, 2001-2002
      Chairman of the Agency for Health Care Administration Liaison Committee, Executive Council of the Workers' Compensation Section, 2001-2002
      Vice-Chairman of the Legislation Committee, Executive Council of the Workers' Compensation Section
      Member of the Executive Council, Workers' Compensation Section, 1996-2004)
      Hispanic American Compensation Law Association (President).
      Representative Cases
      Defended in landmark case, Wright v. Uniforms for Industry, in which precedent was established for the employer's absolute right to terminate all compensation and medical benefits on a finding of fraud.
      Languages
      Spanish