Rosalind J. Matos has 14 years of legal experience representing clients in state and federal courts at both trial and appellate levels. She is fully bilingual with a strong background in complex civil rights litigation and foreclosure defense work, who has handled various cases from inception through completion with positive results.
Her career in public interest law began as the South Florida Staff Counsel for the American Civil Liberties Union of Florida in Miami where she spent almost eight years working in a wide range of civil liberties areas including police misconduct, racial profiling, privacy rights, freedom of speech, student rights, freedom of religion/separation of church and state, among others.
After leaving the ACLU, Attorney Matos decided to continue to do public interest work and went to work with Legal Aid Service of Broward County in the Consumer Unit doing foreclosure defense work. She provided legal assistance to low income families facing foreclosure who did not have the resources to hire an attorney but wanted to save their homes.
Most recently, Attorney Matos worked at Glantzlaw as an Associate Attorney in charge of the foreclosure department. There, she handled residential and commercial foreclosures and represented borrowers in all aspects of litigation from inception to conclusion.
With a background in Hospitality Management, Rosalind Matos understands the importance of building and maintaining strong and lasting relationships with clients.
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
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|FL||Member in Good Standing||2001||09/08/2015|
|President||Matos Legal, PLLC||2014 - Present|
|Associate||Glantzlaw||2013 - 2014|
|Associate||Gladstone Law Group, PA||2011 - 2012|
|Attorney||Legal Aid Service Of Broward County, Inc.||2008 - 2011|
|South Florida Staff Counsel||American Civil Liberties Union of Florida||2001 - 2008|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Broward County Hispanic Bar Association||Member||2014 - Present|
|Broward County Bar Association||Member||2013 - Present|
|Florida Bar||Member||2001 - Present|
|Amado Lopez v. The United States of America et al., Case No. 03-21793, S.D. Fla. 2004.||Settlement $62,500.00|
|Carl Kesser v. City of Miami et al., Case No. 04-22608, S.D. Fla. 2006.||Settlement $180,000.00|
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|University of Puerto Rico School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2000|
|Florida International University||N/A||BS - Bachelor of Science||1995|