- Our member of the week is Attorney Beatrice Cazeau who is the managing attorney at the Law Offices of Cazeau & Associates, PLLC and currently serves as Special Magistrate for the City of North Miami. She also serves as legal counsel for the Nuisance Abatement Board as well as the Unsafe Structures Board for the City of Miami Gardens. She earned her law degree in 1999 from the New England School of Law in Boston, MA and her undergraduate degree in criminal justice from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, in New York City. Ms. Cazeau began her legal career as an Assistant State Attorney with the Miami-Dade County State Attorney’s Office then went into private practice in 2002. She has successfully represented countless clients in the areas of personal injury, family law, and criminal defense law.
- Ms. Cazeau is a past President of the Haitian Lawyers Association (HLA) and a founding member and Executive Director of the Haitian American Leadership Organization (HALO). She currently hosts Koze Legal, a weekly series, broadcasted on social media (Youtube and Facebook Live), that seeks to educate the Haitian-American community on pertinent legal topics and issues. Over the span of her career, Ms. Cazeau has received numerous awards and honors. The most notable awards included Legacy Magazine 50 Most Powerful & Influential Black Business Leaders for 2019, Outstanding Community Service Award from the Haitian Lawyers Association, Valor Awards from the American Diabetes Association, 40 under 40 Achievers of Today and Tomorrow Award by Success South Florida Magazine and being named as one of South Florida’s Most Influential People, in the Inaugural Edition of Who’s Who in Black South
Florida. Ms. Cazeau is licensed to practice law in the State of Florida.