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FOR THE PUBLIC GOOD HONOREE: Robin Moselle

The Russell E. Carlisle Advocacy Award is given annually to an advocate whose actions exemplify a personal and professional commitment to making justice available to the poor and disadvantaged.  Robin S. Moselle, Esq., a partner at Rogers, Morris & Ziegler LLP, has been selected to receive the 20th annual Russell E. Carlisle Advocacy Award, which will...
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FOR THE PUBLIC GOOD HONOREE: Joshua Levenson

The Commitment to Justice Award was established by Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida (CCLA) in 2011. The award honors members of the community whose work reflects and embodies the mission of CCLA to improve the lives of low income persons in our community through advocacy, education, representation and empowerment. This year’s recipient,...
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Story of Justice: Roxana

The Immigration Unit’s newest addition, Jonathan Urrutia, spent most of the summer advocating to get his client, a mother of three young children, freed from immigration detention and reunited with her children.  Roxana was separated from her young U.S. citizen children and detained for over a month by ICE even though she is eligible for...
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Story of Justice: Jade

Jade* is an infant who has been helped by Legal Aid’s Permanency Project. The Permanency Project assists to achieve permanent placement for children with parents, relatives or other caregivers.  DCF removed Jade from her mother because they believed she could not care for her due to her physical disabilities. Her Legal Aid attorney filed a...
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Sponsor Spotlight: Setnor Byer

Setnor Byer Insurance and Risk is a full-service Independent Insurance Agency with over 30 years providing attentive and concierge-style service to meet the insurance needs of businesses and individuals throughout the U.S. Their cost-cutting and creative insurance and risk management solutions further enhance the client experience and bring substantive value to the insurance transaction. Their...
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Pro Bono Attorney Spotlight: Meaghan Marro, Esq.

Meaghan Marro is a partner and founder of Marro Law, P.A. Meaghan practices all aspects of family law litigation and provides efficient, solution-driven outcomes in family law matters including, but not limited to, divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support, and modifications.  The attorneys at Marro Law P.A. recognize that family law matters require extra...
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Board Member Spotlight: Carla Roundtree

Carla Roundtree was appointed to our Board of Directors in June 2018, representing the Urban League of Broward County. Carla is a community advocate; over the past 30 years, she has been involved in organizations such as the Parent Teacher Association, School Advisory Committee, School Advisory Forum, and the Urban League. Carla is passionate about...
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Profile in Good: Jessica Boxer, Esq.

Jessica Boxer joined the Children’s Permanency Project at Legal Aid in February 2017. The Permanency Project takes a creative and collaborative approach within statutory guidelines to resolve complex issues and barriers to permanency.  Jessica has practiced in the field of child welfare for over 10 years. She began her practice as a staff attorney for...
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Telemundo 51 Interviews Legal Aid Immigration Attorney Jonathan Urrutia

Telemundo 51 interviewed Legal Aid Attorney Jonathan Urrutia this week about a client he represents. The client has been separated from her young U.S. citizen children and detained for over a month by ICE, even though she is eligible for a green card. She was arrested and turned over to ICE by the Martin County...
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Public Interest Law Summer Fellow Announced

University of Florida law student Toni-Ann Pearson selected as the 2018 Fellow The Young Lawyers Section (YLS) of the Broward County Bar Association is pleased to announce that Toni-Ann Pearson has been selected as their 2018 Public Interest Law Summer Fellow. Each year the Summer Fellow spends six weeks with the Legal Aid Providers in...
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