Michelle Barton King




  • University of Miami (Bachelor Degree in Psychology with a Minor in Sociology, 1992)
  • Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center (J.D., 1998)

Admitted to Practice:

  • Florida, 1999
  • United States District Court - Southern District of Florida

Practice Areas:

  • Michelle’s areas of practice include First Party Insurance Litigation, Third Party Insurance Litigation, Civil Litigation, and Construction Litigation in state and federal courts.

Professional and Civic Memberships:

  • Florida Bar
  • Florida Bar - Trial Lawyers Section
  • National Bar Association
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Coral Gables Bar Association
  • Miami Dade Trial Lawyers Association
  • Volunteer Board Member and Committee Chair - Coconut Grove Arts Festival
  • Volunteer Board Member - Miami Bayside Foundation
  • Volunteer Board Member and Board Secretary - United Home Care, Inc.


Michelle Barton King was born in Manhattan, New York and raised in Miami. After graduating from Miami Palmetto Senior High School, she attended and graduated from University of Miami with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology (minor in Sociology) in 1992.

After graduating with a Juris Doctorate from Nova Southeastern University Law School in 1998, Ms. Barton King practiced law at a boutique family law firm in Coconut Grove, Florida. Thereafter, she became an associate at a mid-size firm in Hollywood, Florida where she practiced insurance defense, with a focus on automobile accidents. In 2004, Ms. Barton King became an associate in one of the country’s largest minority owned law firms, in Coral Gables, Florida, where she continued to practice insurance defense and expanded her legal focus to premises liability, product liability, high value automobile accidents, toxic tort, wrongful death, negligent security and property damage (residential/commercial) cases.

Michelle is committed and very active in giving back to the South Florida community by serving on the Board of Directors for several local organizations, being active on several Florida Bar Committees over the years and by serving as a Council Member of the Coconut Grove Village Council as Secretary (2011-2013).

Contact Us

Our Office:

Taylor Espino Vega & Touron, PLLC
201 Alhambra Circle, Suite 801
Coral Gables, FL 33134
P: (305) 443-2043
F: (305) 443-2048