Kelly Pena

Counsel

T  (305) 870-7549
E  kpena@tapllc.com
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Ms. Pena is a commercial litigator with substantial experience representing corporate and individual clients in complex business matters, including contract and partnership disputes, business torts, violations of non-compete agreements and banking litigation, at both the trial and appellate court levels. She also has experience litigating claims arising under the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (“FDUTPA”).

In the real estate arena, Ms. Pena has extensive experience representing commercial real estate developers, as well as lenders, in disputes involving acquisition loans, construction financing, extensions, defaults, and alleged fraud.

Ms. Pena also has considerable experience representing national surety companies, managing general agents, and bail agents in the bail bond industry in connection with contract disputes and the defense of personal injury and wrongful death cases across the United States. Ms. Pena routinely counsels clients on the intricacies of agency law, as well as effective methods for limiting potential liability and effectively managing risk.

Admitted to Practice

Florida, 2006

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Education

BS, Finance and International Management, Georgetown University, cum laude, 2002

JD, University of Miami, magna cum laude, 2006

Professional Associations and Memberships

Business Law Section, The Florida Bar

Trial Lawyers Section, The Florida Bar

The Georgetown Club of Miami

Georgetown University Alumni Career Network, Volunteer

International and Comparative Law Review, University of Miami

Languages

English

Citizenship

United States

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