Latanae Parker

Latanae L. Parker

Associate

Latanae L. Parker

Associate

  • Overview

    Biography

    Latanae Parker is a member of the firm's Managed Care + Employee Benefit Litigation Group, representing life health and disability insurers in claim-related litigation. She also has extensive experience representing clients in general business litigation and insurance coverage matters.

    Latanae has experience litigating complex and other general civil litigation matters in state and federal courts. Prior to joining the firm, she was an associate attorney with a Miami civil litigation law firm specializing in the areas of property damage and personal injury. There, she handled an extensive caseload of bodily injury claims in the representation of insurance carriers and self-insured businesses. 

    Latanae is a contributing author to the Employee Benefits and Compensation Group’s ERISA Claim Defense Blog, a platform that offers commentary and insight on administration and evaluation and litigation of group benefits claims as well as other compliance and litigation issues involving ERISA.

    She served as law clerk to the Honorable Anne C. Conway and the Honorable Gregory A. Presnell of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.
     

  • Experience
    • Experience

      Experience

      • Represented national retailers, product manufacturers, food service clients, homeowners associations, and insurance companies in complex and other general civil litigation matters.*

      • Obtained a motion to dismiss on grounds of abstention pursuant to Brillhart v. Excess Insurance Company of America, 314 U.S. 606 (1942).*

      • Successfully resolved a dispute involving claims of breach of contract and contractual indemnity. After filling a motion for summary judgment against the plaintiff, and before that motion was decided, the matter settled for less than 10% of the plaintiff’s original demand.*

         

        * Atty. Parker was counsel in these representative matters before joining Robinson+Cole.

    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      The Florida Bar

      Miami-Dade Florida Association for Women Lawyers
      Mentor (2019)
    • Community Involvement

      Community Involvement

      Little Disciples Preschool
      Board Member

      Posse Foundation
      Writing Coach (2019)
  • NEWS + PRESS
    • Presentations

      Presentations

      "Fiduciary Status of Plan Service Providers: Overview and Trends," co-presented with Jean E. Tomasco, at Robinson+Cole's Managed Care and Employee Benefit (MCEB) Summit (9/25/2019)