Dalisi Otero Carrasco works on a team that counsels clients in employment matters and represents employers in all stages of employment litigation, including wage and hour and accessibility actions as well as harassment, retaliation, and discrimination claims.
Before joining Morgan Lewis, Dalisi interned at the Miami-Dade Commission on Ethics and Public Trust and at the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court of Florida, Family Division, for General Magistrate Carlos Fernandez. She also previously worked as a legal assistant at an immigration law office and as a coach for her high school's mock trial team.
While in law school, Dalisi served as an executive editor for the University of Miami Law Review and was a research assistant for Civil Procedure and Federal Courts law professor Sergio J. Campos. She was also a fellow for the UM Law Professional Responsibility & Ethics Program (PREP), where she worked with a team to develop and present continuing legal education (CLE) ethics trainings on cutting-edge ethics issues for the South Florida legal community. Dalisi earned CALI Awards for the highest grades in her Employment Law, Criminal Procedure, Contracts, Civil Procedure I, Legal Communication and Writing I and II, and PREP I classes and was named to the Order of the Coif. She was inducted into the Society of Bar & Gavel for her involvement in the law school community.
University of Miami School of Law, 2016, J.D., magna cum laude
Florida International University Honors College, 2013, B.A., Political Science, Minor in Criminal Justice, magna cum laude
US District Court for the Southern District of Florida
US District Court for the Middle District of Florida
US District Court for the Northern District of Florida
Intern to General Magistrate Carlos Fernandez of the 11th Judicial Circuit Court of Florida, Family Division (2014)
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Employment, Law360 (2017, 2019)
Member, Litigation Department of the Year – Labor and Employment, The Daily Business Review (2017)
Member, Florida Bar Association Young Lawyers Division