Best Lawyers in America© 2019

Congratulations to the following Damian & Valori attorneys who were recognized in the Best Lawyers in America© 2019 – Melanie E. Damian (Commercial Litigation & Securities Litigation), Peter F. Valori (Litigation – Labor and Employment), Kenneth Dante Murena (Litigation – Bankruptcy), Tom Culmo (Personal Injury), and Patricia M. Baloyra (Land Use and Zoning Law).


2018 Federal Judicial Roundtable

Joins us at the 2018 Federal Judicial Roundtable Melissa Visconti will participate as a panelist at the 2018 Federal Judicial Roundtable, presented by The Federal Court Practice Committee of The Florida Bar. This year’s theme for the Roundtable is “Navigating Discovery, Technology, and Ethics in Federal Courts,” moderated by attorney John Barkett and is approved for 3 CLE credits,…


DCBA White Collar Law Luncheon

Melissa Visconti will participate as a panelist at the Dade County Bar Association’s White Collar Law Luncheon, “What Every Civil Lawyer and In-House Counsel Needs to Know about White Collar Law”. The event will take place at the Hyatt Regency (400 S.E. 2nd Avenue) on Friday, May 11th from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Opening…


Re-Elect Allison J. Leonard for Miami-Dade FAWL Board of Directors

Re-Elect Allison J. Leonard for Miami-Dade FAWL Board of Directors Ms. Leonard’s Candidate Statement: I am honored to submit my name for reelection to MDFAWL’s 2018-2019 Board of Directors. I am a long-time member of MDFAWL and currently co-chair MDFAWL’s Public Relations Committee, responsible for, among other things, designing and distributing the weekly MDFAWL Friday…


Patricia Baloyra joins the firm as Of Counsel

Damian & Valori LLP announced today that Patricia Baloyra has joined the firm as Of Counsel.Baloyra represents developers and property owners through all aspects of project development, entitlement and enforcement processes, including applications, public hearings, and appeals in both Circuit Court and with the Division of Administrative Hearings. Baloyra also has extensive experience representing companies and…


Join us at Educate Tomorrow’s 14th Annual Gala-ry

Join us on Saturday, March 3rd, for the 14th Annual Educate Tomorrow Gala-ry at the Rubell Family Collection in Wynwood. The Gala-ry is a fun, free-flowing, fantastic all-around good time, and raises vital funds and awareness to support Educate Tomorrow‘s programs for foster students and other youth. Tickets are going fast! CLICK HERE TO GET…


 Melanie Damian Named President-Elect of the International Women’s Forum (IWF) Florida Chapter

Melanie Damian has been named President-Elect of the International Women’s Forum (IWF) Florida Chapter. The International Women’s Forum is advancing women’s leadership across careers, cultures, and continents by connecting the world’s most preeminent women of significant and diverse achievement. Through this global organization, IWF members come together across national and international boundaries to share knowledge and…