Laura Pereira Esq.

Laura Pereira Esq.

Criminal Defense Attorney
Location:
Miami, Florida
Phone:
305-883-7272 (Main Office Number)
844-774-2662 (Toll Free )
Fax:
305-883-5515
Email:

Laura Pereira is an Associate at the Law Office of Alex Hanna. Ms. Pereira earned her Juris Doctor from St. Thomas University School of Law and graduated Cum Laude. She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Psychology from Florida International University.

Ms. Pereira was a recurring Dean’s list and scholarship recipient while in law school and served as the Symposium and Article Procurement Editor for the St. Thomas Intercultural Human Rights Law Review. She organized and took part as a panel speaker focusing her discussion on Cuban social movements in the St. Thomas University School of Law Intercultural Human Rights Law Review, 11th Annual Symposium. Ms. Pereira was also an active member of Phi Delta International Legal Honor Society and Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity in law school.

Ms. Pereira was able to excel academically in law school while simultaneously interning at the Family Division of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit in Miami-Dade County and thereafter, she worked as a law clerk for a family law firm, wherein she gained valuable experience in family law, probate administration, estates, trust, and mediation.

After graduating from law school, Ms. Pereira began her legal career at a prestigious family law firm and practiced in the area of family and marital law, domestic violence, probate litigation and administration, and guardianship litigation and administration.

Ms. Pereira is Cuban-American and speaks fluent Spanish.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense Attorney
  • Family Law
  • Post/Prenuptial Agreements
  • Timesharing and Parenting Plans
  • Alimony
  • Domestic Relations
  • Relocation

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2016

Education

  • St. Thomas University School of Law, Miami Gardens, Florida
    • J.D. cum laude - 2016
    • Law Review: Inter-cultural Human Rights Law Review , Symposium and Articles Procurement Editor, 2015 - 2016
  • Florida International University
    • B.S. - 2011
    • Major: Criminal Justice

Honors and Awards

  • Dean's List (5 Semesters)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Cuban American Bar Association

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish