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Vanessa R. Irvin

Partner | Deerfield Beach Office

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Vanessa R. Irvin is a partner in HR Law’s Deerfield Beach and Miami offices. She represents employers, carriers and third-party claims handlers in Workers’ Compensation matters, defending claims before JCCs in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties. She began her legal career in Chicago in 2011 before returning to her home state in 2014.

Vanessa’s clients at HR Law include the State of Florida, AmTrust, Gallagher Bassett, MEMIC Insurance and FDI Services.

Vanessa holds undergraduate degrees in Political Science and History, Cum Laude, from Loyola University of Chicago. She earned her Juris Doctor from DePaul University College of Law, through which she studied employment, labor law and international business at Comillas Pontifical University in Madrid, Spain. While at DePaul she won the prestigious CALI Award for Excellence in Forensic Evidence.

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Florida, 2014
  • Illinois, 2011

EDUCATION

  • DePaul University School of Law, 2011

    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
    Honors: CALI Award for Excellence in Forensic Evidence

  • Loyola University of Chicago, 2007

    B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    Honors: Cum Laude
    Major: Political Science and History

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • Florida Bar Young Lawyers Association

PRIOR EXPERIENCE

  • Conroy Simberg, Tampa, Florida

    Associate

  • MKRS Law, Orlando, Florida

    Associate

  • Rusin, Maciorowski & Friedman, Chicago, IL

    Associate