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Columbia Law School, J.D.
Harvard University, A.B.,
cum laude


Southern District of Florida
Middle District of Florida

Awards & Recognitions

Rising Star by Florida Super Lawyers
40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers of South Florida

Michael A. Pineiro


Michael Pineiro, a partner at MNR, is an experienced litigator whose practice focuses on complex business litigation, securities and investor fraud, trust and estates disputes, professional negligence and regulatory litigation. Mr. Pineiro represents both plaintiffs and defendants in high-profile civil litigation matters and in recent years has recovered over $40 million on behalf of plaintiffs.

Before joining MNR, Mr. Pineiro was an associate at Kobre & Kim LLP in Miami, Florida, where his practice was focused on securities litigation, government enforcement defense, and complex commercial litigation. Mr. Pineiro clerked for Judge Adalberto Jordan on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Mr. Pineiro has been named a Rising Star by Florida Super Lawyer Magazine from 2013-2018, as one of the 40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers of South Florida by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, and recognized as an “On the Rise” lawyer by the Daily Business Review.  He currently serves on the Ad Hoc Committee on Rules and Procedures for the U.S. District Court for Southern District of Florida.  Mr. Pineiro was appointed by then Governor Rick Scott to serve as a commissioner on Judicial Nominating Commission for the Third District Court of Appeals.

Mr. Pineiro is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Cuban American Bar Association, and has served on the 21st Century Schools Bond Advisory Committee, which monitors the implementation of a $1.2 billion bond to improve Miami-Dade public schools.

Mr. Pineiro received his A.B., cum laude, from Harvard University, and his J.D. from Columbia Law School, where he was a Harlan Fisk Stone Scholar.