1550 Southern Blvd., Suite 300
West Palm Beach, Florida 33406
Phone: 954.763.3200 ext. 1235
Micaela Fonseca is an associate attorney in the firm’s West Palm Beach office. Ms. Fonseca practices in various areas of civil litigation including first-party property defense, premise liability, general negligence, construction litigation, automotive negligence and personal injury. Prior to joining Peterson Bernard Ms. Fonseca worked for a business law firm and brings with her extensive knowledge in business and corporate law.
Ms. Fonseca received her Bachelor of Political Science and a minor in French from Florida Atlantic University, graduating cum laude. She received her Juris Doctorate degree from Michigan State University College of Law. During law school, Ms. Fonseca clerked for various law firms and the State of Michigan Department of Attorney General Complex Litigation Division. Additionally, Ms. Fonseca was a student clinician at the Michigan State University Low Income Taxpayer Clinic where she advocated on behalf of her clients. Ms. Fonseca was the class officer of her 2019 graduating class, the vice-president for the Board of Advocates and competed in the Hispanic National Bar Association & National Latino Law Society moot court competitions.
Ms. Fonseca was born and raised in Quito, Ecuador and speaks Spanish and French fluently. She is admitted to practice in all Florida State Courts.
Member of the Florida Bar Young Lawyers section and Broward County Bar Association.
- Florida Bar, 2020
- Broward County Bar Association
- Florida Bar Young Lawyers
- Florida Defense Lawyers Association