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Ted Starr attended college at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. He also studied at the University of Leeds in England. He went to law school at Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts. He is a member of the Florida Bar, the St. Petersburg Bar Association, and the Clearwater Bar Association. Mr. Starr has been in practice for almost 30 years, has trial experience in Pinellas, Hillsborough and Pasco Counties, and has also represented individuals in Federal Bankruptcy Court.
Aaron Binns attended Keiser University in Tampa, Florida. He went to law school at Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Riverview, Florida. He passed the Florida Bar Exam and was sworn into the Florida Bar in 2017. He is also authorized to practice in the U.S. Courts of the Middle District of Florida. the He is a member of the Florida Bar and the St. Petersburg Bar Association. Prior to passing the Florida Bar exam, Mr. Binns was employed as our ligitation paralegal, hired in May, 2012.
Hieu Le received his law degree from Stetson University College of Law. Mr. Le also received a Ph.D. in engineering and mathematics and was an engineer before practicing law. He is a member of the Florida Bar and the St. Petersburg Bar Association and is actively involved with pro bono projects in Tampa Bay. Mr. Le is bilingual, fluent in English and Vietnamese.
Maria Harms is our Personal Injury Case Manager, working on both prelitigation and litigation case files, and has been a valued member of the team since June, 2001. She attended the American Institute for Paralegal Studies, receiving her Paralegal Certificate in 2003. However, she has over 30 years of experience in the legal field, primarily in Personal Injury. She is a Notary Public.
Lauren Tellier is our CFO and the Team Leader of our Bankruptcy and Estate Planning/Probate Departments. She was hired in March, 2004 and has over 17 years of paralegal experience, working in several areas of law including Bankruptcy, Real Estate, Estate Planning and Probate. She is a native Floridian who attended St. Petersburg College and received her paralegal diploma in 2000. She is also a Notary Public.
Shelly Millian is our Estate Planning/Probate Paralegal, hired in January, 2012 as an intern while attending classes at the Criminal Justice Academy at Pinellas Park High School. She graduated in June, 2012 and is continuing her education at St. Petersburg College and is a Notary Public. Ms. Millian is bilingual, fluent in English and Spanish.
Rebecca Rosado was hired in August, 2017 as our Bankruptcy Paralegal. She attends classes at St. Petersburg College for her degree in Paralegal Studies, with an anticipated graduation date in December, 2017.
Melissa McCauley is our Personal Injury Paralegal, working primarily on litigation case files. She received her AS Degree in Paralegal Studies from Southwest Florida College in 2005 and her BS Degree in Criminal Justice and Administration in 2013. She has been working as a paralegal in the Tampa Bay Areas since 2005. She is a Notary Public.