Tamara Pallas, Associate Attorney

Miami, Florida

(305) 742-0066

(305) 358-1773


Tamara Pallas is an Associate Attorney at Luis E. Barreto & Associates, PA. Tamara began her legal career as a Public Defender, and now brings her tenacity, discipline, and people skills to our estate planning firm. She is admitted in Florida and New York and graduated from St. Thomas University Law School in 2012. In law school, she was an editor of Law Review, was published in the school’s law journal, participated in a national moot court competition, and was actively involved in leadership roles in school organizations.

As an Assistant Public Defender, Tamara was responsible for all aspects of a voluminous criminal caseload. She took over 300 depositions of civilian and expert witnesses, engaged in extensive motion practice, and completed 24 trials (15 jury trials, 9 bench trials).


St. Thomas University School of Law, Miami, Florida

  • Juris Doctor, 2012

University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

  • Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, 2009


Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2012
  • New York, 2016