Award Winning Litigator
Dedicated Trial Experience
Former Extern to Florida Supreme Court Justice
Former Chair of FJA Women’s Caucus
Meaningful Community Involvement
Olivia D. Liggio (“Olivia”) serves as Associate Counsel within B.E. Blank & Company’s Legal Underwriting Team. She is a seasoned trial attorney with more than seven and a half years of litigation experience after working at two highly respected South Florida-based litigation firms.
In 2014, Olivia joined Clark, Fountain, La Vista, Prather, Keen & Littky-Rubin (“Clark Fountain”), where her practice concentrated on personal injury litigation including automobile negligence, nursing home negligence, products liability, and medical malpractice.
In 2016, Olivia joined Liggio & Cornell, P.A. (formerly Liggio Law, P.A.) as a Senior Associate, where she practiced in all areas of insurance coverage and bad faith litigation. Olivia actively represented policy holders from individuals to businesses alike. In 2022, Olivia was recognized by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star, and awarded the Rising Star Award by the Florida Justice Association.
Olivia has taught seminars and continuing legal education courses on Traumatic Brain Injury Cases, First Party Insurance 101, UM & UIM Rejection Forms, and Civil Remedy Notices.
Olivia is very involved in the local and statewide Florida legal community. Serving as past Chair of the Florida Justice Association’s Women’s Caucus, Co-Chair of the PBC Florida Association for Women’s Lawyers (FAWL) Justice Pariente Judicial Reception, State FAWL Co-Chair of the Informed Voters Project, former Palm Beach County Bar Association (PBCBA) Young Lawyers Division Board Member, and PBCBA Habitat for Humanity volunteer.
Olivia holds a Bachelor of Arts in religious studies from Bates College, and a Juris Doctor from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, awarded cum laude. Olivia earned four (4) book awards in law school and made Dean’s List each year. She also received the Outstanding Attorney Award from the American Mock Trial Association in 2006. During her time in law school, Olivia served as a judicial extern for Florida Supreme Court Justice Barbara J. Pariente, where she prepared materials for the Florida Supreme Court.