Real Estate Law & Land Use Zoning
Boca Raton | Palm Beach | Ft Laud


Rachael Bond Palmer

Rachael is a real estate associate with Dunay, Miskel, and Backman, LLP. She assists in a broad spectrum of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, leasing, joint ventures and financing matters.

While pursuing her J.D., Rachael clerked with Legal Services of Greater Miami where she assisted in business transactions and affordable housing matters, and also with Greenberg Traurig, LLP in the Capital Markets department.

Rachael is also admitted to practice law in Jamaica. Prior to relocating to Florida, Rachael was an associate with the Jamaican law firm Patterson Mair Hamilton where her practice focused on securities, finance and corporate law transactions. She also represented clients in residential and commercial real estate transactions and other commercial matters.


Bar Admissions/Licenses:

Florida, 2020

Jamaica, 2014



Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2020

  • ILSA Journal of International and Comparative Law, Junior Staff Member
  • Dean’s List, all semesters
  • CALI Award for Excellence, Professional Responsibility

Norman Manley Law School, Certificate in Legal Education, 2014

University of the West Indies, Mona, LL.B. (Hons.), 2012

University of the West Indies, Mona, B.Sc. (Hons.), 2008


Professional Memberships:

The Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section

The Florida Bar, Business Law Section

The Florida Bar, International Law Section

The Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division

The Caribbean Bar Association


Awards & Contributions:

Business Law Section of the Florida Bar, 2019 BLS Scholar

World Bank Group, Legal Contributor, Women Business & the Law Report (2016); Doing Business Report (2018)


Contact Info: 

Rachael Bond Palmer
Dunay, Miskel, and Backman, LLP
14 Southeast 4th Street
Suite 36
Boca Raton, Florida 33432