Candice C. Pinares-Baez

Associate

Fort Lauderdale Office

(954) 847-4735 phone
(954) 525-8739 fax

cpinares-baez@laborlawyers.com




Education

  • University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, FL
    J.D. 2006, cum laude
  • Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
    B.A. 2003, with honors

Candice C. Pinares-Baez is an associate in the Fort Lauderdale office.

Her practice is focused on defending employment related lawsuits and administrative complaints encompassing a variety of issues, including discrimination claims arising under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Florida Civil Rights Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act and other federal and state employment laws, and related tort actions.

Candice has successfully litigated matters before state and federal courts and she also advises clients on preventive measures aimed at reducing employment-related claims.

Candice is fluent in Spanish. She was a named a Florida Super Lawyers Rising Star for 2009. 

 

Bar Admissions

  • Florida

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Professional Activities

Dade County Bar Association, Director, 2008-2009

Presentations

2014 NAIS Annual Conference
February 26, 2014

Effective Leave Policy – Webinar
October 16, 2013

Education

  • University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, FL
    J.D. 2006, cum laude
  • Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
    B.A. 2003, with honors

Bar Admissions

  • Florida

Languages

  • Spanish