About LGP

We leverage diversity of expertise and depth of experience to relentlessly advocate on behalf of our clients’ business, transactional and litigation needs. Client Partnerships Defined by Access, Communication, and Trust We at Liebler, more...

Real Estate & Real Estate Finance

Liebler, Gonzalez & Portuondo’s Real Estate practice group provides a broad spectrum of legal services across virtually all real estate sectors and serves its investor and institutional clients in the core real estate more...

Premises Liability

From Fortune 500 companies to municipal institutions, Liebler, Gonzalez & Portuondo represents clients in premises liability actions arising out of business operations. The successful defense of these claims often turns on early identification more...

Corporate & Business Litigation

Our corporate and business practice provides a broad range of legal services for every legal need that arises during the life cycle of a business. From selecting the appropriate type of entity to more...

Tricia J. Duthiers

Ms. Tricia Duthiers is a Partner of the Firm and heads the Appellate Practice and Litigation Support Practice Group. Ms. Duthiers is also a member of the Firm’s Diversity Committee.

Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Duthiers practiced complex commercial litigation, products and professional liability, insurance law, toxic torts, personal injury, and appellate law in West Palm Beach, in state and federal courts. Ms. Duthiers is also a former staff attorney to the Honorable Carole Y. Taylor at the Fourth District Court of Appeal.

Ms. Duthiers graduated magna cum laude from the University of Florida and received several honors and awards, including President’s Honor and Dean’s List. Graduating at the top her class, she was elected to Phi Kappa Phi and Phi Beta Kappa, two of the oldest and most prestigious academic honor societies. And, while attending law school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, she received the Holderness Moot Court Gressman-Pollitt Award in recognition of exemplary skill in appellate advocacy.

Practice Areas:
Appellate Practice and Litigation Support, Commercial Litigation
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Juris Doctor, 2003
University of Florida, B.A., Magna Cum Laude, 1998
Bar and Court Admissions:
Florida, 2003
Supreme Court of the United States, 2013
United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, 2013
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2011
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, 2010
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, 2007
Professional Memberships and Community Involvement:
Appellate Section, Florida Bar Association, National Bar Association Appellate Chair, Dade County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section Florida Association of Women Lawyers, Spanish American League Against Discrimination, Third District Court of Appeal, Historical Society, Haitian Lawyers Association, Craig S. Barnard American Inn of Court 2005 – 2006
"Florida Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2013 & 2014
National Bar Association Trailblazer Under 40"
Noteworthy Opinions:
Merisier v. Bank of Am., Nat’l Ass’n, 688 F.3d 1203 (11th Cir. 2012)
Recent Presentations: