Senior Attorney - Director of Litigation
Steven Paulson has been with Dade Legal Aid since 2005. He is a Senior Attorney, Supervisor of the Domestic Violence Unit and Dade Legal Aid’s Director of Litigation. He graduated from St. Thomas University School of Law in 2004 and has practiced public interest law ever since. He currently works throughout Miami-Dade County under the Victims of Crime Act Project. He handles a high-volume practice specializing in domestic violence and family law matters and has worked with more than 3,000 clients in over 1,000 bench trials, representing victims of Domestic Violence, Sexual Violence, Dating Violence and Repeat Violence in Permanent Restraining Order hearings. As Dade Legal Aid’s Director of Litigation, he is responsible for training, mentoring and supervising staff attorneys, volunteers and certified legal interns. He also participates in outreach programs training service providers, victim advocates and police officers. He is a Past-President of the South Miami-Kendall Bar Association and continues to be active throughout the community. In his free time, he is a talented musician and aviator.