Prior to joining Kelley Kronenberg, Ricardo served as a law clerk for Employment Law and Insurance Defense firms. He also worked at the Immigration clinic program at Florida State University College of Law. While there, he devoted a year and a half to fulfilling Pro Bono commitments. He played a key role in advocating for clients seeking asylum due to political persecution.
Ricardo was born in Mexico and has lived in Fort Lauderdale for the last 12 years. He graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He then earned his Juris Doctor from Florida State University College of Law. During his time in law school, Ricardo served as the President of the Health Law Society, Secretary of the Business Law Society, and an active member of the Journal of Transnational Law & Policy. Additionally, he received the Public International Law Book Award.
Ricardo is fluent in Spanish and proficient in French. He enjoys traveling, skiing, spending time with his family, and making new friends. He decided that Kelly Kronenberg was the perfect firm because after passing the New York and Florida Bar, he wanted to work for a firm that has a strong Florida-New York liaison and is constantly expanding into many different markets.