Gemma Torcivia practices in the areas of commercial litigation, civil litigation, land use and personal injury. She fights tirelessly for her clients and is relentless in her pursuit of justice for those she represents.
Gemma worked in economic development and community redevelopment for the City of Homestead and the Homestead Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) for almost ten years. During her time in government, Gemma was involved in the development of over $200 million of construction projects, and in a $65 million public private partnership for a transit oriented development. Gemma has negotiated multi-million dollar deals and helped small businesses access capital, grow and relocate. She has experience working with complex commercial agreements, and complicated capital stacks that include New Markets Tax Credits, Opportunity Zone funds and federal funds.
Gemma is a Florida native who attended the University of Florida and went on to receive a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and Juris Doctor (JD) from Florida International University in Miami, Florida. She is devoted to public service and has served for many years as a volunteer Guardian ad Litem. She is a member of the Florida Bar 2021-2022 Leadership Academy; a member of the Florida Bar Diversity and Inclusion Committee, and the Governmental and Public Policy Advocacy Committee; the chair of the Solo and Small Firm Committee of the Palm Beach County Bar Association; the co-chair of the Constitution Day Committee for Palm Beach County FAWL; and co-Treasurer of the Craig S. Barnard American Inn of Court. Gemma serves as a frequent panelist and moderator for educational and CLE programs for Florida attorneys and law students.