Supervising Attorney, Housing Unit
Legal Aid Service of Broward County
Patrice Paldino, Esq.,M.S.Ed. currently serves as the Housing Unit Supervisor at Legal Aid Service of Broward County, Inc. For the past nine (9) years, Ms. Paldino has been responsible for coordinating legal services to low income tenants who are facing eviction, termination of subsidized housing benefits or are residing in homes that have unacceptable living conditions. Ms. Paldino’s team maintains projects targeted at preventing homelessness for high risk groups such as persons living with HIV/AIDS, Veterans, and families in the foster care system. Prior to working with Legal Aid, Ms. Paldino spent thirteen (13) years representing the State of Florida in dependency cases where children suffered the most extreme abuse, abandonment or neglect. Ms. Paldino received a Master of Science in Education and Community and Social Change from the University of Miami in 2013; graduated cum laude with a Juris Doctorate degree from New England Law in 1996; and graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science degree from Rutgers University in 1992.
Friday, May 25
2:30 PM – 3:45 PM