McDonald Hopkins Miami Managing Member Raquel "Rocky" Rodriguez and a panel of experts discussed top news stories on This Week in South Florida's Roundtable on Sunday, Dec. 16.
Click here to watch Sunday's Roundtable segment on the Miami ABC affiliate, WPLG Channel 10.
Rodriguez, who serves on the McDonald Hopkins' Board of Directors, has counseled clients on a wide variety of government, business, and litigation matters for over 30 years, providing unique insights and solutions to the legal, business, political, and public relations challenges that private and public companies face. Whether representing Fortune 500 clients, closely held companies, foreign governments, family businesses, nonprofit entities, or entrepreneurs, Rocky focuses on developing creative approaches and innovative strategies to complex issues.
From 2002 through 2006, she was general counsel to former Florida Governor Jeb Bush. In that capacity, Rocky worked on some of the most complex and urgent issues facing the state. This included conceiving and co-drafting the legislation for and negotiating the largest economic development project in state history, a $310 million economic incentive grant to The Scripps Research Institute. She counseled Governor Bush with respect to over 200 judicial appointments at all levels of the Florida judiciary.