Carlos Hernandez focuses his practice on workers’ compensation and is based in the firm’s Palm Beach Gardens, Florida office. For the last 30 years, Carlos has concentrated his practice on the defense of employers, insurance carriers, self-insureds, and third-party administrators in all aspects of workers’ compensation matters.
While focusing specifically on workers’ compensation over the last 25 years, Carlos has represented both injured workers and defended employers. He is also a Supreme Court of Florida Certified Circuit Mediator. This breadth of experience, coupled with his fluency in Spanish, allows Carlos to provide a unique perspective to his clients in every aspect of a workers’ compensation case. Earlier in his career, Carlos was a shareholder in Interim Healthcare and a partner/shareholder at his prior firm for over 20 years.
Carlos is a member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of The Florida Bar, the Dispute Resolution Section of The Florida Bar, and the Palm Beach County Bar Association. Beyond his practice, Carlos’ interests include hunting, archery, fishing, and golfing.
Bar and Court Admissions
Florida State Bar
Nora University | J.D., 1993
University of Florida | B.A., 1989
Palm Beach Community College | A.A., 1987
Palm Beach County Bar Association
Sarasota Claims Association
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Workers’ Compensation Section of The Florida Bar
Dispute Resolution Section of The Florida Bar
News & Events
News & Events
- Feature & Quote, “Midsize Firm Vaughan Baio Enters Florida, Launches 2 New Offices,” Daily Business Review – Law.com, September 23, 2022
- Feature & Quote, “Vaughan Baio Expands With 14 Attys, 3 New Offices In Fla., NJ,” Law360 Pulse, September 23, 2022