Vanessa De Rosa Lipsky


Vanessa Lipsky received her Bachelor’s Degree with Honors from the University of Central Florida in 2004, and her law degree from Stetson University College of Law in 2007. During law school, she served as the Florida Regional President of the Hispanic National Bar Association – Law Student Division (2006-2007) and President of Stetson’s Hispanic Bar Association (2006-2007). Upon graduation, Vanessa was recognized with the Thomas E. Penick Jr. Award for Community Service. Following graduation, Stetson invited her to serve a three-year term on its Lawyers Advisory Council (2009-2012). The University of Central Florida’s Burnett Honors College selected her for its 2010 Professional Achievement Award. Vanessa began her career in the workers’ compensation field as a paralegal for prominent attorneys from 2003 to 2007, and is now committed to practicing in the area of workers’ compensation defense. She is especially well versed in calculating social security offsets and PTD supplemental benefits. In 2009, Vanessa completed the University of Florida’s Course in Medicare Set-Aside and was designated by the Commission on Health Care Certification as a Medicare Set-Aside Consultant – Certified.

Areas of Practice

  • Medicare Compliance
  • Workers' Compensation Defense


  • Stetson University College of Law Gulfport FL 2007
  • University of Central Florida B.A. with Honors Orlando FL 2004

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Bar Association 2007 - present
  • Jacksonville Bar Association Winning author of Environmental and Land Use Writing Competition 2008
  • Jacksonville Hispanic Bar Association 2009 - 2010 President
  • HNBA-LSD-Region VIII (Florida) 2006 - 2008 President
  • National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals Communication Committee 2009
  • Stetson Lawyers Association Advisory Council 2009 - 2012
  • North Florida Chapter of the Friends of 440 Scholarship Fund 2010 Treasurer
  • Capital City Youth Services 2010 - 2013 Board of Directors