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Christopher M. Utrera

Construction Practice Group Member

Miami Office
Direct Line: 305.982.6657
Mobile: 786.543.2364

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Christopher M. Utrera 

Christopher M. Utrera is an attorney practicing in the firm’s Miami office. He handles a wide variety of matters in the areas of construction law, commercial and business litigation, and complex tort litigation. As his main focus, Mr. Utrera’s construction law practice includes complex construction defect claims, contract drafting and negotiation, personal injury arising from construction site accidents, insurance and bond claims, and most other aspects of construction law. His clients include owners, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, and other professionals in the construction industry. Mr. Utrera also litigates complex tort and commercial matters stemming from professional liability, premises liability, products liability, automobile negligence, and contract disputes. 

Mr. Utrera was born and raised in Miami, Florida, and earned his undergraduate degree from Florida International University, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science., with a minor in International Relations. Following his undergraduate studies, Mr. Utrera earned his Juris Doctorate from Florida International University’s College of Law. While in law school, he was a member of the Board of Advocates and selected to be a member of the Trial Team. He participated in the school’s Judicial Externship Program as a Certified Legal Intern with the Miami-Dade County Public Defender’s Office, and was the recipient of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Ted Klein Memorial Scholarship.

Areas of Practice:
- Construction Defects
- Contract Drafting and Negotiation
- Construction Site Accidents
- Commercial / Corporate
- Insurance Litigation
- Products Liability
- Premises Liability
- Professional Liability
Bar Admissions:
- 2009, State of Florida
- 2011, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
- Board Certified in Construction Law, The Florida Bar
- Florida International University College of Law, Miami, FL (J.D., 2009)
  Honors: Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers - Miami Dade
  Chapter's Ted Klien Memorial Scholarship Recipient

- Florida International University, Miami, FL (B.A., 2006) 
Professional Memberships and Associations:
- Florida Bar Association
  Florida Bar Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, Member
  Construction Law Committee, Member
- Cuban American Bar Association
- Dade County Bar Association
- Latin Builders Association
- Spanish

Christopher M. Utrera - Associate
cmu@kubickidraper.com - 305.982.6657 - 786.543.2364 - Miami

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