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Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight: Ofer Shmucher & Shera Anderson

Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight: Ofer Shmucher & Shera Anderson Our Pro Bono attorneys for this month are Ofer Shmucher and Shera Anderson from Shmucher Law PL. Between the two of these extraordinary attorneys, they have taken over 80 Pro Bono cases for Broward Lawyers Care (BLC.) BLC, the pro bono project within Legal Aid Programs...
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Stories of Justice: Danielle falls Victim to a Financial Scam

Stories of Justice: Danielle* falls Victim to a Financial Scam Background Danielle* banks with a new online banking platform and mobile app. While Danielle was reviewing her account, she noticed four different charges that she did not recognize and were not authorized by her. Danielle immediately contacted the banking platform’s customer service, but the representative...
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Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight: Kevin Rajabalee, Esq.

Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight: Kevin Rajabalee, Esq.  Influenced to go into consumer law by personal experiences, Kevin Rajabalee, Esq., is a Consumer Law attorney dedicated to pursuing justice for his clients at Sharmin & Sharmin Attorneys at Law. Since 2017, Kevin has also been successfully working on pro bono cases with Legal Aid Programs in...
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Story of Justice: Alex Gets a School Equipped for his Special Needs

Alex* Gets a School Equipped for his Special Needs Background Alex* is an eleven-year-old diagnosed with Autism and Language Impairment. Alex had been recently enrolled at a school which was unequipped to handle his needs. During an IEP Meeting at school, many negative comments were made by school staff to Alex’s father. During this meeting,...
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Board Member Profile: David N. Morrison

  Board Member Profile: David N. Morrison A veteran law practitioner specializing in various areas of real estate banking and development counsel, David N. Morrison is a proud member of the board of directors for Legal Aid Service of Broward County (LAS) and advisory board president of LAS in Collier County. His extensive experience in...
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2022 For The Public Good: Thank You For Taking a Pro Bono Case!

A big thank you to all of the talented attorneys who have graciously donated their time to take a pro bono case with Broward Lawyers Care (BLC), since our last Gala. List for November 2021 – September 2022 Daniela Abratt Michael Alman Lauren Alperstein Ilena Alvarez Shera Anderson David Angel Maria Antonatos Timothy Arcaro Loune-Djenia...
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2022 FOR THE PUBLIC GOOD GALA TOP SPONSORS!

MEET OUR 2022 TOP SPONSORS!* DIAMOND SPONSOR   GOLD SPONSOR SILVER SPONSORS         *As of 09-07-2022 | For a full list of sponsors click here 20TH ANNUAL FOR THE PUBLIC GOOD GALA FUNDRAISER “Celebrating the past, looking to the future” Honoring Belinda Keiser and Edward Zebersky, Esq. for their outstanding contributions to...
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Profile in Good: Erin Hantman Weiss

Profile in Good: Erin Hantman Weiss Erin Hantman Weiss has been with Legal Aid Service of Broward County since March of 2018. Erin is currently part of Legal Aid’s Community Economic Development (CED) Unit, where she provides a variety of transactional legal services to small businesses serving low-to-moderate income areas. In her role with the...
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Legal Aid Service of Broward and Collier Counties Receives Cy Pres Award

Legal Aid Service of Broward and Collier Counties Receives Cy Pres Award Legal Aid Service of Broward and Collier County (LAS) has received a Cy Pres award in the amount of $350,000. The award was a result of the work of recently named Attorney of the Year, Jay Cohen, a senior partner at Cohen, Blostein...
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Legal Aid Service of Broward and Collier Counties Receives Cy Pres Award of $350,000

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Aimee Adler Cooke (954) 732-0754 | aimee@conceptualpr.com Legal Aid Service of Broward and Collier Counties Receives Cy Pres Award of $350,000, Funds will Critically Impact Legal Programs in Community Plantation, FL (July 14, 2022) – Legal Aid Service of Broward and Collier County (LAS) has received a Cy Pres award...
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