Counsel Krista DeCastro

Krista has a wide range of experience representing private and institutional clients in all aspects of real estate transactions. Krista’s practice focuses on the financing, acquisition, disposition, development, leasing and management of real property, including office, retail, industrial, hotel, marina, condominium, residential and mixed-use properties. Her practice also involves advising clients on general corporate matters. Krista has extensive experience representing borrowers and lenders in structuring and negotiating loan originations and modifications, construction loans and other secured financings and she routinely acts as Florida local counsel on multi-state financings. Krista also has significant experience representing landlords and tenants on office, retail and industrial leases.

Prior to joining Alvarez & Diaz Silveira LLP, Krista practiced at the law firms of White & Case LLP and Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP. Krista has been recognized on numerous occasions as a Rising Star by Florida Super Lawyers.

Krista received a BBA with Distinction in Consulting and Business Management from Emory University in 2001 and graduated from Northwestern University School of Law in 2005. She is admitted to practice in the State of Florida.

Memberships/ Associations

Florida Bar Association
Key Biscayne Bar Association – Board of Directors
United Way of Miami-Dade – Young Leader