Alyssa Rodriguez

Associate

Southern California born and Texas raised, Alyssa moved to New York to attend Albany Law School.  While in law school, she served as the Executive Director of the Moot Court Program, Vice President of the Student Bar Association, an Executive Board Member for the Pro Bono Society, and an Associate Editor for the Albany Law Review.  Outside of the classroom, Alyssa clerked for a civil litigation law firm focusing on insurance defense, real property and land use litigation, and labor and employment matters, and clerked for the Honorable William E. McCarthy in the Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department.  Alyssa was also an intern with the Albany Law School Health Law Clinic, through which she was temporarily admitted to practice law in New York State and represented numerous clients in state and federal courts.  In recognition of Alyssa’s demonstrated trial and advocacy skills, she was awarded the Capital District Trial Lawyers Association Prize, earned induction into the National Order of the Barristers, and graduated with the highest distinction for pro bono service. 

Alyssa has researched and published several scholarly articles on the issues of gender inequality in the implementation and practice of law, and is a member of the New York Women’s Bar Association.  She also actively pursues pro bono matters, providing legal assistance to servicemembers and veterans through the American Bar Association Military Pro Bono Project. 

Alyssa received a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Legal Studies, magna cum laude, from Texas Tech University.  Prior to joining Fixler & LaGattuta, Alyssa was an attorney at a prominent New York City law firm specializing in medical malpractice defense. 

Alyssa Rodriguez

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Education

  • B.A., Texas Tech University
  • J.D., Albany Law School

Admissions

  • New York State Bar

Affiliations

  • New York City Bar Association
  • New York Women’s Bar Association
  • Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York