Personal Injury Lawyer – Alexa Padilla
Ms. Padilla joined the firm in 2016 and dedicates her practice to helping those who have been injured as a result of negligence. Ms. Padilla is committed to making sure her clients are well informed and aggressively represented because she recognizes that the victims of negligence often enter the legal process seeking guidance and justice.
Prior to law school, Ms. Padilla attended the University of Florida where she perfected her communication skills as a Telecommunications major. Her strengths in communication landed her positions as a news anchor for WRUF television, news reporter for WUFT television, and producer/reporter for WUFT-FM radio. In 2013, she received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Florida, with honors.
Ms. Padilla received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Florida Levin College of Law with cum laude honors. As a result of her academic accolades in law school, Ms. Padilla was chosen to be a Teaching Assistant (TA) for three law school courses: Legal Writing, Appellate Advocacy, and Trial Advocacy. During her tenure at Florida Law, Ms. Padilla was a successful member of the Florida Law Trial Team competing in mock trial competitions across the country. Ms. Padilla was awarded the prestigious University of Florida’s Trial Team Book Award because of her successes in national competitions.
Ms. Padilla speaks Spanish and is a member of the Florida Bar.