Business Before Business: Business Planning Workshop

  • 14 Apr 2021
  • 8:00 AM
  • ZOOM


          Step by step guide to create a killer business plan

Maria Jose "MJ" Granados

Maria Jose represents individuals and companies in a wide array of legal matters and complex transactions. She has extensive experience assisting foreign and domestic investors in real estate acquisitions, leasing, management, sale of commercial and residential properties. Maria Jose has acted as closing and escrow agent for hundreds of residential, commercial and business acquisition transactions in the South Florida area. Additionally, Maria Jose negotiates complex business transactions and drafts a broad array of corporate agreements throughout various industries. Her entrepreneurial background has allowed her to provide unique insight to numerous corporations, with the understanding of the constant change inherent in the stages of a corporation’s growth and development. Maria Jose is a member of the Miami Dade County Bar Association, Broward County Bar Association, and the Colombian Bar Association.

Kristina Wilson

Kristina focuses her practice on General Counsel Services, Real Estate, and Business Law. Specifically, Kristina represents investors and developers in residential and commercial acquisitions, pre-construction and development, due diligence, closings, leasing, and assists property owners with a variety of legal issues that may arise. She assists clients with corporate formation, drafts and negotiates an array of contracts, and offers a problem-solving approach to provide white glove service to business owners and investors. She delivers practical and complete legal and business solutions tailored to the specific needs of individual and business clients. Prior to joining Simply Legal, Kristina worked at Alvarez Arrieta Diaz-Silveira LLP and served as Associate/Deputy General Counsel for Trump Dezer Development. On a daily basis, she managed the gambit of legal issues for over 150 entities and joint ventures, participated in major real estate acquisitions and developments from the due diligence phase to post-closing management, and spearheaded numerous complex business transactions. She streamlined processes, managed outside counsel, and eliminated inefficiencies, which had a direct impact on the company’s bottom line. Notable projects include: TrumpTowers, Trump Palace, Trump Royale, Trump International Beach Resort and Spa, Porsche Design Tower Miami, Residences by Armani Casa, Intracoastal Mall, The Dezer Collection, and Powerline Industrial Center. She has previous work experience in marketing, project management, and internal auditing with several large corporations such as Lufthansa AG, Siemens Corporation, and Norwegian Cruise Line.