Franco Bacigalupo is part of our team of lawyers that advises clients on labor and employment issues, including international counseling, management relations, labor disputes, and compliance with federal, state, and local employment laws. The team also represents companies in employment actions and works with employers to establish and implement policies that reduce the risk of litigation.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Franco clerked for Judge Beth Bloom of the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida. Before clerking, he worked for the US Department of Justice after being selected for the Attorney General’s Honors Program, where he served as an attorney advisor for two years in the El Paso Immigration Court.
While in law school, Franco was the editor-in-chief of the FIU Law Review. He was also a member of the Board of Advocates Appellate Moot Court Team, treasurer of the International Law Student Association, and a teaching assistant in the Legal Skills and Values I writing course for first year law students. Franco made the Dean’s List every semester and interned with Judge Adalberto J. Jordan of the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and Judge Rudolph Contreras of the US District Court for the District of Columbia.
Florida International University College of Law, 2015, J.D., magna cum laude
Boston College, 2012, M.Ed.
College of the Holy Cross, 2010, B.A.
Clerkship to Judge Beth Bloom of the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida (2017 - 2018)
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Employment, Law360 (2019)