Destiny R. Barbosa
Destiny Barbosa is an attorney with the Romano Law Group in West Palm Beach, Florida. Her passion for helping others has focused her practice area to civil litigation, criminal defense, and business litigation.
As a plaintiff’s trial lawyer she fights for those who have been catastrophically injured in semi-truck and car crashes. She understands that drivers and companies need to be held responsible when their actions cause injuries.
Destiny earned her Juris Doctorate from Florida Coastal School of Law in Jacksonville, Florida. Impressively, she graduated in just two years with Cum Laude Honors and received a certificate in Civil Litigation. During law school she was a member of the Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society, received multiple Deans List honors, and earned book awards in for Contracts II and Dependency. Opting for practical experience, Destiny maintained internships throughout law school. She worked as a clerk for the Honorable Waddell Wallace III, in Duval County’s Repeat Offender Court where she conducted research on complex issues such as Florida’s Habitual Felony Offender Statutes and Ineffective Assistance of Counsel cases. Following her clerkship, Destiny became a Certified Legal Intern with the State Attorneys’ Office in Jacksonville where she enjoyed being in the courtroom and assisting as an advocate for victims in North Florida. Her interest in criminal law continues today and she handles misdemeanor and felony matters in Palm Beach County.
In her spare time, Destiny enjoys volunteering with the local animal rescue organizations and spending time with her family.
• Florida Bar, 2017
• Federal Court, Middle District of Florida, 2018
• Federal Court, Southern District of Florida 2019
MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS
• American Association for Justice, Member
• Florida Bar Association
• Florida Justice Association, Member
• Palm Beach County Bar Association, Member
• Palm Beach County Justice Association, Young Lawyers Section Board Member, 2020
AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
• Top 40 Under 40, National Trial Lawyers Association