Our Tampa Bay Legal Team

  8.1Tony Joseph Grimaldi

TJ Grimaldi


TJ Grimaldi is born and raised in Tampa Bay. His family goes back three generations, and his grandparents were among the founders of Ybor City. He started his education in Florida, attending Berkeley Preparatory School in Tampa and later, getting his degree in Economics from the University of Florida. TJ then left Florida to attend the New England School of Law in Boston, Massachusetts where he graduated on the dean’s list and earned his Juris Doctorate in 2005. TJ is now a partner at McIntyre Thanasides Law Firm and continues to work closely with his clients as he pursues his passion: helping underserved people get the strong representation and fair justice they deserve.
Abby Grimaldi Head of Tampa Bay Attorney Marketing

Abby Grimaldi

Head of Marketing


University of Florida (2004)

Columbia University – Masters in Education

Karina Hernandez


Karina Hernandez is the paralegal assisting attorney TJ Grimaldi. She was born in Miami, FL 27 years ago. She recently relocated to Tampa Bay. She speaks English and Spanish. She is currently in her last semester of her A.A in Pre Law online at Miami Dade Wolfson Campus. She has been in the legal field for a several years, assisting with personal injury, criminal defense and family law cases. She has a strong administrative and customer service background. She’s smart, professional, kind, and very passionate about her job. She enjoys helping underrepresented communities under the supervision of the attorney.