Fran Lopez is a Partner at Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP practicing in the Asbestos Litigation Group. Her practice concentrates on mass tort litigation in Florida State and Federal Courts. She currently represents several of the Firm’s largest clients in this jurisdiction and takes a primary role in the development of continuously evolving defense strategy in South Florida asbestos litigation. As a result of her efforts, Fran played an integral part of a successful effort in obtaining the first ruling on the replacement, component part issue in Florida against one of the most recognized Plaintiff asbestos firms in the nation.
- The Florida Bar
- Defense Research Institute (DRI)
J.D., University of Miami School of Law (1995)
B.A., cum laude, Political Science, New York University (1992)
- Florida State Courts
- United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida