Fort Lauderdale, Fla. — Kelley Kronenberg, a full-service law firm, announced that attorney Maria T. Santi has joined the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office. Ms. Santi focuses her practice on Third Party Insurance Defense, General Liability, and Workers’ Compensation matters.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Santi handled property law matters and first party property insurance litigation. Additionally, she gained extensive experience as a Florida Registered Paralegal handling matters in the areas of real estate, estate administration, estate planning and probate litigation.
Active in the legal community, Ms. Santi is a member of the American Bar Association, the American Health Lawyers Association, the Broward County Bar Association as well as the Dade County Bar Association.
Ms. Santi earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Florida International University and her Juris Doctor degree from Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad College of Law. While attending law school, she gained many accolades and was involved in several organizations. She spent three semesters on the Dean’s List and was the recipient of the Larry Kalevitch Service Award in two consecutive years, for her service and leadership to the community and the College of Law. In addition, Ms. Santi served as President of the NSU Health Law Society and the NSU Public Interest Law Society. Her implementation and dedication to community service projects during her term as President of the Public Interest Law Society led the organization to receive the Graduate Organization of the Year Award as bestowed by the University’s Board of Trustees and the Student Government Association.
Ms. Santi is admitted to practice law in Florida. She is fluent in Spanish and conversational in French and Portuguese.