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Identity Theft Presentation for Seniors

Unfortunately, Florida still ranks in the top 1 & 2 spots for reported complaints of ID Theft and Fraud in the nation. A presentation on Identity Theft will be made for seniors on May 24, 2018 at 10 am. The location will be at Secret Lake Park community center at 200 N. Lake Triplet Dr.,…

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Welcome to our Summer Interns

We welcome Law Student Charles J. Richards and College Student Daniel Woodruff as our summer interns commencing in May of 2018.  Mr. Richards is attending Washington and Lee Law school in Virginia. He graduated from University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism.  He graduated from Winter Park High School with honors. Mr….

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Finalist for L. Michael Roffino Pro Bono Award

We are thrilled to announce that the General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Section of the Florida Bar has announced that our pro bono program was chosen as a finalists for the L. Michael Roffino Pro Bono Award. This recognition is bestowed to our organization as a result of our pro bono attorneys, who generously…

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Rest in Peace Pam Carroll

We were heartbroken to hear that our board member and dear friend Pam Carroll passed away this past Monday. Pam was not only the City Commissioner of Winter Springs but also served on the Board of Directors for the Seminole County Bar Association Legal Aid. She dedicated her time to Seminole County and helped organize…

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Victims of Crime Grant

This year our office was awarded a grant to help victims of crime with civil legal matters. Each victim may qualify to receive a free consultation regarding certain civil legal matters. For more information check out our website at                                                 http://scbalas.com/get-help/special-programs/ for a detailed list of matters in which we assist. The Seminole County Bar Association…

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Chase Minervini

Chase spent the summer helping our intake department by helping applicants apply for free legal assistance. Chase’s responsibilities included….. Chase also helped our guardianship department by assisting clients complete their annual report and file the reports to the courts. Chase will begin law school at Florida State University this fall.

 

Brittney Decimus

Brittney assisted our office by…. In the fall, Brittney will begin interning in Washington DC as part of the Notre Dame University internship program.

 

Megan Ginn

Megan assisted our office this summer as our special events and marketing intern. Megan created and managed our social media and assisted in our office’s marketing effort. In addition Megan began planning for our annual Silent Auction in December through contacting donors and developing a theme. Megan will begin her Masters in Social Work Program this fall at UCF where she will intern with Northland Church.

Josh Jaffee

This summer Josh helped our office organize the Endless Dreams Project. This project will assist Foster Youth in central Florida achieve academic success.  He researched education law and graduation requirements.  He also assisted clients with housing issues. We wish him the best of luck as he starts his third year at Barry Law School.

 

Laquanda Williams

This summer Josh helped our office organize the Endless Dreams Project. This project will assist Foster Youth in central Florida achieve academic success.  He researched education law and graduation requirements.  He also assisted clients with housing issues. We wish him the best of luck as he starts his third year at Barry Law School.

Rufino Gutierrez

This summer Josh helped our office organize the Endless Dreams Project. This project will assist Foster Youth in central Florida achieve academic success.  He researched education law and graduation requirements.  He also assisted clients with housing issues. We wish him the best of luck as he starts his third year at Barry Law School.

Oniquca Wright

This summer Josh helped our office organize the Endless Dreams Project. This project will assist Foster Youth in central Florida achieve academic success.  He researched education law and graduation requirements.  He also assisted clients with housing issues. We wish him the best of luck as he starts his third year at Barry Law School.

 

Stephanie Roman

This summer Josh helped our office organize the Endless Dreams Project. This project will assist Foster Youth in central Florida achieve academic success.  He researched education law and graduation requirements.  He also assisted clients with housing issues. We wish him the best of luck as he starts his third year at Barry Law School.

 

Nahla Manji

This summer Josh helped our office organize the Endless Dreams Project. This project will assist Foster Youth in central Florida achieve academic success.  He researched education law and graduation requirements.  He also assisted clients with housing issues. We wish him the best of luck as he starts his third year at Barry Law School.

 

 

We have had an absolutely amazing group of interns this summer and would like to wish them all the best of luck in the adventure they find themselves in next. #teamSCBALAS