Ethel Velasquez is an attorney with the firm of Gordon & Partners. She focuses on personal injury protection, worker’s compensation, and personal injury. She takes pride in knowing her work allows medical providers to focus on helping injured patients recover; while she focuses on maximizing justice, by negotiating with insurance companies.
She is dedicated to helping victims of negligence in her profession. Her legal journey began at Florida State University, where she triple majored in Political Science, International Affairs, and Marketing, with a concentration in Professional Sales. She then excelled during her time at St. Thomas University, booking the highest grade in Interviewing, Counseling, and Negotiations, making the Dean’s List, and becoming a member of the Stephen R. Booher American Inn of Court.
Beyond legal expertise, as a child of immigrants, her parents instilled a strong work ethic at an early age; inspiring a mentality of gratefulness, kindness, and perseverance. She believes that civility should be at the forefront of the legal profession, and strives to have positive working relationships with clients and fellow attorneys.
She is a dedicated member of her community as a board member of PBC FAWL as well as a current board member for the PBC Hispanic Bar Association.