Maria Jose Granados, Esq.
Maria Jose is an attorney who prides herself in prioritizing her clients’ best interests by taking the time to listen to and understand each client’s needs. Maria Jose’s meticulous approach to the practice of law has made her a prominent and well-respected legal practitioner in the state of Florida. Her practical and empathetic approach has helped small and medium sized businesses, individuals and families navigate legal issues both simple and complex. Maria Jose strives to positively affect clients seeking help in the areas of business law and real estate law.
Since obtaining her juris doctor degree from Nova Southeastern University’s prestigious Shepard Broad Law Center, Maria Jose has dedicated her time to practicing law in South Florida. Her career began with a Coconut Grove litigation firm where she conducted complex case research and helped clients with different legal issues. In 2009 she opened her own practice, where she continues to look out for her clients’ best interests.
Maria Jose is a member of the Florida Bar, where she has been active in the Business Law and Real Property Law sections. She is also licensed to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida. Additionally, Maria Jose is a member of the Miami-Dade County Bar Association, Broward County Bar Association, the Colombian Bar Association, Miami-Dade Real Estate Counsel, active member of Business Builder’s Alliance, a networking association, Miami City Ballet – Upper Room, and Habitat for Humanity Young Professionals. Additionally, she is an agent of Old Republic National Title Insurance Company/Attorney’s Title Fund, and she’s an approved attorney for Chicago title Insurance Company.
Born in Bogotá, Colombia and raised in South Florida, Maria Jose is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese. She welcomes the challenge of discussing legal issues in each language and looks forward to providing top-tier legal advice to all of her clients.
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Kristina E. Wilson, Esq.
Kristina focuses her practice on General Counsel Services, Real Estate, Corporate Law, and Estate Planning/Probate. Specifically, Kristina 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 joining SIMPLYLEGAL, Kristina 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 over 150 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. Kristina is admitted to practice law in Florida, New York, and the District of Columbia. She attended the Shepard Broad Law Center, where she obtained a Juris Doctorate and also earned an MBA from the University of Miami with concentrations in Finance and International Business. Kristina was the recipient of the Daily Business Review’s 2015 “On the Rise” Award and was selected for the FAWL MAP Committee and Mentoring Committee in 2016.
Magda joined the SIMPLYLEGAL team as a Senior Paralegal in 2013. She brings over ten years of experience in real estate, business, and immigration matters, which has afforded her skills that are critical to the success of our firm. She is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and strives to achieve not only her personal goals, but the goals of the clients, as well.