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Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight: Nicole R. Topper, Esq.

Nicole R. Topper, Esq. Nicole R. Topper, Esq. is a Partner and Chair of Blank Rome’s Florida Offices. Since 2015, Nicole’s team at Blank Rome has taken 15 pro bono cases for Legal Aid Service of Broward County and the Mission United Veterans Pro Bono Project helping Veterans in areas such as landlord-tenant disputes, consumer...
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Profile in Good: Brittany Brooks

Brittany Brooks Brittany Brooks is an Equal Justice Works fellow with CCLA. Brittany’s project, Serving Our Sisters (S.O.S.,) will provide legal services to female veterans and cover different legal issues female veterans may have. For this project, Brittany will specialize in services for female veterans who have experienced Military Sexual Trauma. As a veteran of...
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COAST TO COAST LEGAL AID OF SOUTH FLORIDA LAUNCHES MOBILE JUSTICE SQUAD

COAST TO COAST LEGAL AID OF SOUTH FLORIDA LAUNCHES MOBILE JUSTICE SQUAD The Mobile Justice Squad provides high quality free legal services for senior citizens of Broward County right in front of their home and at community partner agency events. Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida is excited to announce the launch of...
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COAST TO COAST LEGAL AID OF SOUTH FLORIDA LAUNCHES MOBILE JUSTICE SQUAD

COAST TO COAST LEGAL AID OF SOUTH FLORIDA LAUNCHES MOBILE JUSTICE SQUAD The Mobile Justice Squad provides high quality free legal services for senior citizens of Broward County right in front of their home and at community partner agency events. Plantation, Florida (October 15, 2020) – Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida is...
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Story of Justice: Alina faces eviction

Alina came to us with an eviction complaint Background When all members of Alina’s* household lost their jobs because of COVID-19, Alina was left as the sole breadwinner. Unfortunately, her sole income was not enough to provide for her family and make rent payments. Alina came to us for legal assistance after her landlord filed...
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Profile in Good: Delanor Ulysse

Profile in Good: Delanor Ulysse 39 years at one job? Not too many people do that. This is my experience. On December 7, 1981, I was hired at Legal Aid Service of Broward County, as a Paralegal/Interpreter. The position was paid by a grant designed to serve the refugee population of Broward County. I was...
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Board Member Profile: Joshua R. Levenson, Esq.

Joshua R. Levenson, Esq. Joshua R. Levenson is a partner in Holland & Knight’s Fort Lauderdale office. At Holland & Knight Joshua is a member of the firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice. At Holland & Knight, he concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial litigation, trusts and estates litigation, medical malpractice defense, and...
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Story of Justice: Angela Requests Her Benefits due to Covid-19

Angela Requests Her Benefits due to Covid-19 Background Angela* is a single mother with four minor children including a newborn.  Angela lost her job on April 11 due to Covid-19.  To make matters worse, her child support ended at the same time because the father of the children also lost his job due to Covid-19. ...
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Story of Justice: Leah reaches a better parenting agreement

Leah* reaches a better parenting agreement Background Shortly after receiving a Final Judgment of Injunction for Protection Against Domestic Violence, Leah was served with a paternity action for the parties’ one minor child. The Father, Tom, hired an aggressive attorney and was pushing for 50/50 time-sharing with the child.  Tom not only had been violent...
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Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight: Shera E. Anderson

Shera E. Anderson, Esq. Shera E. Anderson is a new member of the Broward Lawyers Care Pro Bono Panel. Since June 2020, she has generously accepted several new cases to represent clients being sued by debt collectors helping them reach a fair resolution. Her work helps clients to avoid the risk of wage garnishment and...
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