June 15, 2020

Kelley Kronenberg Announces Virtual Summer Associate Program for 2020

Kelley Kronenberg is proud to announce a seven-week, virtual Summer Associate Program with the addition of eight summer associates. The firm’s 2020 internship program will begin on June 15th. and will be led by Partner, Louis Reinstein out of the Fort Lauderdale office.

“Kelley Kronenberg is committed to ensuring that the next generation of lawyers has an opportunity to train and excel during these uncertain times.  We are very proud to report that the firm is healthy, growing organically, and has adapted to a 100% virtual environment which can support and operate at all levels including continuing our annual Summer Associate Program,” said Michael Fichtel, Kelley Kronenberg’s Principal Partner and Chief Executive Officer.

The program enriches the summer associates knowledge and skills by giving them the ability to experience training within several practice areas, attend virtual mediations, hearings, and depositions.  “The firm is committed to enriching the growth of future attorneys by adapting our Summer Associate Program  to a completely virtual environment, while many other law firms have abandoned theirs,” said Barbara Repandis, the firm’s Chief Human Resources Officer.  The program includes summer activities and events that the firm has put into place such as: virtual Lunch and Learns with executive team members; webinars on hot topics such as Marketing & Communications in Law Firms 101 and The Business of Law;  and volunteer opportunities with Meals on Wheels and South Florida Hunger Coalition.

The 2020 Summer Associate Program class includes:

  • Taylor Ager from Florida International University
  • Juana Cetoute from Florida International University
  • Jose Carlos Gonzalez from the University of Miami
  • Jordan Fink from Stetson University
  • Tyler Lipsky from Stetson University
  • Brittany Pushkin from the University of Miami
  • Ana Rodriguez from St. Thomas University, and
  • Carol Gonzalez Ventura from Nova Southeastern University

The summer associates will all be working with a variety of Business Unit Leaders throughout all of our office locations and will gain experience in numerous practice areas.


Kelley Kronenberg is a multi-practice business law firm with more than 160 attorneys and 11 locations throughout Florida and the United States. Founded in 1980, our firm is one of the fastest-growing law firms in Florida, built on relationships and committed to exceptional client service. We serve all types and sizes of public and private companies, as well as small businesses and individuals nationwide. Kelley Kronenberg has been recognized amongst the “Largest U.S. Law Firms” in the Law 360 450 in 2019, National Law Journal’s NLJ 500 in 2019, and in the Top 10 in NLJ’s Women’s Scorecard 2019. The firm has been the recipient of many awards and honors most recently including: America’s Top Corporate Law Firms in 2019 by Forbes, Top 20 “Largest law Firms” by Florida Trend, South Florida Business Journal, South Florida Business & Wealth magazine, and Daily Business Review’s “Review 100” in 2019. For more information, visit www.kelleykronenberg.com.


Michelle Martinez Reyes, Chief Relations Officer