Kristina focuses her practice on General Counsel Services, Real Estate, and Business Law. Specifically, she represents investors and developers in residential and commercial acquisitions, pre-construction and development, due diligence, closings, leasing, and assists property owners with a variety of legal issues that may arise. She assists clients with corporate formation, drafts and negotiates an array of contracts, and offers a problem solving approach to provide white glove service to business owners and investors. She delivers practical and complete legal and business solutions tailored to the specific needs of individual and business clients.
Prior to launching KEW Legal®, Kristina was a partner at KEW Legal LLP, worked at Alvarez Arrieta Diaz-Silveira LLP and served as Associate/Deputy General Counsel for Trump Dezer Development. On a daily basis, she managed the gambit of legal issues for hundreds of entities and joint ventures, participated in major real estate acquisitions and developments from the due diligence phase to post-closing management, and spearheaded numerous complex business transactions. She streamlined processes, managed outside counsel, and eliminated inefficiencies, which had a direct impact on the company’s bottom line. Notable projects include: Trump Towers, Trump Palace, Trump Royale, Trump International Beach Resort and Spa, Porsche Design Tower Miami, Residences by Armani Casa, Intracoastal Mall, The Dezer Collection, and Powerline Industrial Center.She has previous work experience in marketing, project management, and internal auditing with several large corporations such as Lufthansa AG, Siemens Corporation, and Norwegian Cruise Line.
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Kristina grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, but moved to Miami in 2004 and has been a ‘Canes fan ever since. She played Division I college tennis at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. In her free time, Kristina enjoys playing tennis, golf, outdoor activities, and spending time with her dog, Georgia.
Watching and playing sports (Go ‘Canes!), traveling, boating, spending time with friends
Margarita (on the rocks, no salt)