CHOOSE SFS

We care about making South Florida a better place.  We are proud to serve as board members and community leaders for nonprofit organizations and different charitable causes, and have been recognized in Florida for pro bono work.

PRACTICE AREAS

Community Commitment

We care about making South Florida a better place.  We are proud to serve as board members and community leaders for nonprofit organizations and different charitable causes, and have been recognized in Florida for pro bono work.

Volunteer and Philanthropic Efforts

We strive to make a direct and positive impact on the lives of others and understand the importance of giving our time and efforts to volunteer for philanthropic organizations.  For example, we serve on the boards of and devote time to Americans for Immigrant Justice, The First Tee of Miami Foundation, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami, Health Foundation of South Florida, The Parkinson’s Foundation, and Read to a Child.  

 

Our firm is committed to giving back.

 

Pro Bono Legal Work

Because we believe in the value and importance of effective legal representation, we are committed to helping clients who cannot afford to hire an attorney or are unable to navigate the complex legal issues they face.  Our attorneys provide pro bono legal services in matters involving religious discrimination, immigration and asylum matters, domestic violence, and nonprofit companies.

Bar Service and Professional Appointments

Law is a profession, and we understand the importance of professional service.  Our attorneys are active in national, state, and local bar associations, law school leadership, legal education, professionalism initiatives, and the selection and retention of state and federal judges.  Our lawyers include a Fellow of the American Bar Association, members of the Florida Bar’s Civil Rules Committee and the Southern District of Florida’s Local Rules Committee, the George Washington University Law School’s Board of Advisors, the President-Elect of the University of Miami Law Alumni Association, and the former Co-Chair of the Southern District of Florida’s Bench & Bar Committee.  Our lawyers have been appointed to the Southern District of Florida’s Federal Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel (appointed by former Chief Judge Federico Moreno and reappointed by Chief Judge K. Michael Moore), the Southern District of Florida’s Federal Criminal Litigation Committee (appointed by former Chief Judge Federico Moreno), the Southern District of Florida’s Ad Hoc Committee on Rules and Procedures (appointed by former Chief Judge Federico Moreno), the Southern District of Florida’s Ad Hoc Committee on Peer Review and Attorney Grievance (appointed by former Chief Judge Federico Moreno), the Eleventh Circuit Professionalism Panel (appointed by Chief Judge Bertila Soto), and the Judicial Nominating Commission for the Third District Court of Appeals (appointed by Governor Rick Scott).

Our firm is committed to giving back.