EDUCATION

University of Miami School of Law, J.D., 2017
University of Miami Herbert Business School, M.B.A., 2016
Boston College, B.A., 2012


BAR ADMISSIONS

Florida

U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

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STEPHEN P. BYRNES

ASSOCIATE

MIAMI
Ph: (305) 444-5565

sbyrnes@zplaw.com

 

Stephen P. Byrnes is an Associate at Zumpano Patricios. He earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Miami School of Law, and also earned his Master of Business Administration, with a concentration in Mergers & Acquisitions, from the University of Miami Herbert Business School. During law school, Mr. Byrnes held a variety of internships and clerkships, including with a boutique investment bank, at the City Attorney’s Office of Miami Beach, and in the legal department of a publicly traded retail company. During his final year of law school, NatLawReview.com published his article (as a “Law Student Writing Competition Winner”), entitled “Encryption and the Speech Surplus: Building a Backdoor to the First Amendment”.

 

Prior to working at Zumpano Patricios, Mr. Byrnes worked in the areas of personal injury litigation, commercial litigation, securities arbitration, and real estate transactions. He has experience handling most aspects of litigation, including conducting discovery, arguing motions, representing clients at mediation, and drafting appellate briefs.

HONORS & AWARDS

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award: First Amendment Fundamentalism, 2016

  • Dean’s Certificate of Achievement: Closely Held Business, 2015

  • Dean’s Merit Scholarship Recipient

PUBLICATIONS

  • “Encryption and the Speech Surplus: Building a Backdoor to the First Amendment,” NatLawReview.com, March 2017.