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Jessica CarbajalJessica Carbajal

Paralegal and Case Manager

Jessica Carbajal is the Lead Paralegal and Case Manager for the firm. She was born and raised in Miami and is fluent in English and Spanish.

Jessica has over 35 years of litigation experience and has been working with Michael C. Black for the past 22 years. She works side-by-side with the attorneys and is hands-on to ensure that every client gets the personal attention they deserve. She ensures that our client’s every need is handled correctly and with care from the initial intake and commencement of the case through Trial or conclusion of the case.

Jessica is dedicated in her role that provides support in all aspects of the case and is part of the legal team that makes a difference in the lives of our clients.

Elaine Hoover Elaine Hoover

Secretary and Billing Clerk

Elaine Hoover is the Secretary and Billing Clerk for the firm. She was born in New York, grew up in Miami and is fluent in English and Spanish.

Elaine joined Michael C. Black, P.A. firm 15 years ago. She handles the billing, accounts payable and receivables for the firm. She also assists with general office duties, acquiring medical records, initial call screening for personal injury cases, and provides all support necessary from pre-litigation through trial and the conclusion of the case.

She enjoys working with clients and assisting the legal team in all aspects of the case.

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Associate Attorney

Michael M. Ricobaldi is an Associate Attorney with the firm. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Miami School of Law and his Bachelors' in Business Administration from Florida International University.

Michael is a Miami native, born and raised here in sunny South Florida. During his time at the University of Miami, and as a member of the school of law’s Maritime Law Society, Michael found his passion for Maritime and Admiralty law. In practice, he is completely dedicated to his clients and strongly advocates their best interests in court. When he is not being an advocate, he volunteers for the Live Like Bella Foundation, furthering the fight against childhood cancer. Michael is fluent in English and Spanish and has basic proficiency in Italian.

Why We're Qualified to Take On Your Case:

  • Over 20 years of experience

  • Board certified in Maritime & Admiralty Law

  • Free phone consultations available

  • Attentive & Communicative with Every Client

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