Maria C. White


Maria C. White is an associate in gartner + bloom PC‘s Florida office where she focuses her practice on general liability insurance coverage.

Prior to joining the firm, Maria was an associate at GrayRobinson, PA in Tampa, Florida where her practice primarily encompassed food/beverage, alcohol beverage, and cannabis law. She assisted a variety of business clients – from restaurants to food manufacturers, producers, wholesalers, distillers, and more – with compliance and best practices as they navigated complex and ever-changing regulatory environments.

Maria earned her bachelor’s degree cum laude in Government and World Affairs from The University of Tampa and her Juris Doctor cum laude from Stetson University College of Law with a concentration in Environmental Law. She also holds a Certificate in Paralegal Studies from St. Petersburg College.

While in law school, Maria served as the President of the Food Law Society, Vice-President of the Hispanic Bar Association, and a student editor of the Journal of International Wildlife Law and Policy. Upon graduation she was recognized with the Wehle Award for excellence in Trial Advocacy and the Nader/Zrake Memorial Award for excellence in Land Use, Administrative, and Environmental Law. While a student she worked as a law clerk with outstanding firms Martinez Denbo LLC, GrayRobinson, PA, and Bay Area Legal Services.