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General Info

Email: cpalomo@wickersmith.com
Direct: (305) 461-8832
Fax: (305) 441-1745
Languages: Spanish
Offices: Miami

Biography

Christopher M. Palomo is an associate in the Miami office where he focuses his practice primarily on medical malpractice, sexual abuse, healthcare – nursing home & assisted living, and premise liability.

Born in Miami, Florida, Mr. Palomo obtained his undergraduate degree in Finance and Economics from the University of Miami in 2014, graduating summa cum laude. He continued his studies at the University of Miami School of Law, graduating with a Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, in 2017.  While attending law school, Mr. Palomo served as an editor of the University of Miami International and Comparative Law Review. As a member of the review, Mr. Palomo published two papers discussing the legal and social consequences of the Cuban privatization reforms. Notably, one of these papers was printed in the Fall 2016 issue of the Florida Bar magazine, International Law Quarterly. Additionally, during this time, he also served as a law clerk for multiple South Florida firms where he assisted in consumer law, debt collection, real estate, and commercial litigation matters.

Admitted to practice in the state of Florida in 2017, Mr. Palomo is an active member of The Florida Bar – Young Lawyers Division. When not practicing law, Mr. Palomo enjoys fishing, golfing, and tennis.

Education

  • University of Miami (B.A., summa cum laude, 2014; J.D., magna cum laude, 2017)

Admitted

  • 2017, Florida

Professional Affiliations

  • The Florida Bar – Young Lawyers Division
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Cuban American Bar Association (CABA)

Honors

  • Summa cum laude, B.A.
  • Magna cum laude, J.D.
  • University of Miami International and Comparative Law Review, Editor
  • Dean’s List Scholar