ATTORNEYS

KIMBERLY N. SALAMONE    

Associate Attorney

 

Contact Information:

Tele:   (954) 858-5880 ext. 102

E-mail: Contact

 

Education: 


University of Miami School of Law, J.D., 2010


Bucknell University, B.S. B.A., 2007

 

Bar Admissions: Florida, Pennsylvania

 

Kimberly Salamone is originally from New York and grew up outside of Baltimore, Maryland.  Ms. Salamone received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 2007, from Bucknell University.

 

Ms. Salamone attended the University of Miami School of Law, where she received her Juris Doctor degree in 2010.  While at the University of Miami, Ms. Salamone was an active member of the Society of Bar and Gavel.   She served also as Vice President of the Student Bar Association, and President of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association.  She also participated in the Community Economic Development and Design clinic as an intern and fellow, and during her tenure, the clinic was honored with the Innovative Service in Public Interest Award for their work in Coconut Grove’s Village West.  Ms. Salamone was honored by Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges in 2010.  She received the Honorable Lenore Carrero Nesbitt Scholarship for Public Service, and also received the Dean’s Certificate for Outstanding Performance in Legal Research & Writing.

 

After graduation, Ms. Salamone participated in the University Miami School of Law’s Legal Corps Fellowship program, where she worked with the bankruptcy division at the Put Something Back Project of the Legal Aid Society of the Dade County Bar Association, and the Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida.  At Legal Aid, she conducted interviews, and counseled and advised clients on consumer bankruptcy issues.

 

Ms. Salamone’s practice area is focused on bankruptcy, where she has experience representing Chapter 7 bankruptcy trustees, consumer and business debtors, and has worked on bankruptcy asset sales, prosecution and defense of avoidance actions, and prosecution of discharge complaints.

 

Practice Areas

  • Chapter 7
  • Chapter 11
  • Bankruptcy Trustee Representation
  • Creditor Representation

 

Memberships

  • The Florida Bar, Business Law Section
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association, South Florida Chapter
  • Bankruptcy Bar Association, Southern District of Florida, Pro Se Clinic Chair for Broward County
  • Junior League of Miami
  • University of Miami School of Law, Young Alumni Committee

 

Court admissions

  • The Florida Bar, 2010
  • The Pennsylvania Bar, 2011
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida, 2011
  • United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Florida, 2011