Profile

Name

Louise Caro

Firm

Napoli Shkolnik, PLLC

Firm Website

https://www.napolilaw.com

Phone

(212) 397-1000

Address

2665 S Bayshore Dr Ste 220

City

Miami

State

FL

Zip

33133

Bio

PARTNER

Louise R. Caro is a Partner in the firm and is the Managing Attorney for our Miami, Florida office.  Her practice focuses on plaintiff’s mass tort litigation, concentrating on helping people harmed by exposure to hazardous soil, water and air contaminants. She has represented clients harmed by a multitude of environmental pollutants and toxins such as arsenic, lead, and dioxin, in soils and public water supply wells.

BAR ADMISSIONS

Florida
United States District Court, Northern District of Florida
United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
The United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
The United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
The United States District Court of Colorado

EDUCATION

Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, J.D.
Florida International University, B.S.

AWARDS AND HONORS

The National Trial Lawyers, Environmental Trial Lawyers – Top 10
Daily Business Review, Finalist, Most Effective Lawyer in the Environmental Law category in the tri-county area of Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach Counties, 2009

Florida Bar Award for Outstanding Local Government Law School Student, 2002

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Broward County Bar Association
Dade County Bar Association
Environmental and Land Use Section of the Florida Bar

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Speaker, “The Science of PFAS-PFOA/PFOS”, HarrisMartin’s Water Contamination Litigation Conference, 2018
Panelist, “Environmental Justice, The Impact of Environmental Incentive Programs in Our Communities and Their Impacts on Public Health,” 2011 Joint Meeting of the SE/SW/Midwest People of Color Legal Scholarship Conferences, 2011.
Panelist, “Environmental & Land Use Law Careers,” Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law School, 2011

MEDIA APPEARANCES

Ohio city seeks damages from 3M, others over alleged water well contamination, Legal NewsLine (October 12, 2018)
3M, Others Try To Pause Foam Contamination Suits for MDL, Law360 (October 11, 2018)
Miami Reporter Sues CBS for Age and Gender Discrimination, Daily Business Review (September 21, 2018)
CBS Investigative Reporter Files Discrimination Lawsuit Against Station, Ask.com (September 18, 2018)
Michele Gillen Sues CBS4 Miami for Bullying and Harassment, Miami New Times (September 17, 2018)
CBS and Miami Station in Spotlight, Sued for Age and Gender Discrimination in News Industry, Medium.com (September 17, 2018)
La periodista Michele Gillen demanda a CBS por discminicaion de genero y edad, formulatv (September 15, 2018)
Michelle Gillen Sues CBS for Gender, Age Discrimination, Hollywood Reporter (September 14, 2018)
CBS Reporter Michele Gillen Sues for Age, Sex Discrimination, Deadline (September 14, 2018)
Miami Reporter Files Discrimination Suit Against CBS, Miami Affiliate, Court House News (September 14, 2018)
Tobacco research institute for flight attendants operates in secrecy, Florida Bulldog (August 27, 2018)
Soil Contamination Could Bend David Beckham’s Miami Soccer Plan (1), Bloomberg BNA (July 19, 2018)
New York Metro-Top Women 2018 Super Lawyers® Magazine (March 2018)
Class action lawsuit filed over Hyannis well contamination, Cape Cod Times (April 23, 2018)
WBOC 16 Delaware

PFOA Contamination in Blades, DE
Law Firm Plans Class Action Suit in Blades Water Contamination Case (May 16, 2018)

Spectrums News Buffalo

Suit Filed on Behalf Of Residents Near Nash Landfill

WIVB News-4 Buffalo

Lawsuit Filed Against Town of Wheatfield & Others, Over Possible Soil Contamination

TWC News Buffalo

Attorney: Town of Wheatfield Won’t be Only Defendant in Nash Landfill Waste Case

OTHER EXPERIENCE

Napoli Bern Ripka Shkolnik LLP
Legal Aid Service of Broward County, Inc.
Jan Schlichtmann, Attorney at Law
Environmental and Land Use Law Center