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Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity Networking event

SDV office assistant Maridelka Fermin spoke at the Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity Networking event presented by LCD and Pullman & Comley about her experiences at SDV. Maridelka joined S ...

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Staff Appreciation Day 2019

SDV celebrates Staff Appreciation Day by honoring our administrative professionals for the work they do, often behind the scenes and without fanfare, to keep the firm humming. SDV would not be w ...

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Lawyer-in-Training Mia

Lawyer-in-training Mia Silva was in the office today. Mia is almost 2 years old and started her day walking the halls with Mom Kim, saying hello and good morning before getting down to business. ...

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Judge, Paw-a-Legal

Meet Judge, a Paw-a-Legal at SDVSE who takes work very seriously and is proud to be a part of the SDV team. Judge loves to dress up his everyday look with fun and fancy accessories like bowties ...

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Dreamer, Paw-a-Legal

Meet Dreamer. While he’s not exactly a Paw-a-Legal because he has hoofs instead of paws, he does keep mom, Jen, company as she works remotely from her home in South Carolina. This fine Sou ...

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Ashley L. Cooper Volunteers with Sunshine Kids Foundation

Ashley Cooper volunteered this weekend at the Holidays in March event organized by the Collier County Bar Association Young Lawyers Board to benefit The Sunshine Kids Foundation. Every year, the ...

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2019 RT Specialty's King Fish Classic

Ashley Cooper and Jeremiah Welch had a great time at RT Specialty’s King Fish Classic in Treasure Island, FL. Check out some of the photos from this fun event!

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Georgie, Paw-a-Legal

Say Hello to Georgie, a 5-year-old Shih tzu/Bichon Frise mix and another SDV Northeast Paw-a-Legal. Georgie has a huge personality and loves to take on the town with his mom Grace. If he isn&rsq ...

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Oliver, Paw-a-Legal

Meet Oliver, an SDV Paw-a-Legal in the Northeast office. Oliver is a 3 ½ year old Chocolate Lab who spends so much time at work with his dad, Austin, that he has become the unofficial off ...

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International Women's Day 2019

 In honor of International Women’s Day, SDV would like to recognize the women whose e ...

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Sparky Paw-A-Legal

 Meet Sparky, a Pomeranian/Chihuahua/Papillion mix and one of SDV’s smaller Paw-a-Legals. Sparky and his mom, Carissa, reside in SDV’s West Coast office and, as you can see, he ...

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Murphy, Paw-A-Legal

Meet Murphy, another SDV Paw-a-Legal! Murphy is a not so "miniature" Golden Doodle who has one of the more energetic personalities of our furry staff members, and is also the most voca ...

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Lawyer-in-training Alexandra Barrese tagged along with mom, Bethany, to work in the CT office. She brought smiles to everyone she encountered while also stopping to get out an email or two.  ...

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Stella, Paw-a-Legal

Meet Stella, one of our Paw-a-Legals here at SDV! Stella is a 4-year-old Mini Golden Doodle that instantly grabbed the hearts of our CT office with her first visit. Since then, she has quickly l ...

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Grace Place Naples

SDV SE volunteered at and donated to Grace Place Naples during their Bright Beginnings Party for the holiday season. Thank you for letting us join in on the celebration with the families of the ...

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Yale New Haven Hospital Toy Closet Program

SDV continues its tradition of giving back during this holiday season. For the past 2 years, we have donated to Yale New Haven Hospital Toy Closet Program, which gives toys to pediatric patients ...

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Happy Holidays!

We happily celebrate another successful year at SDV, capping off our Holiday Week with our office party. From the ugly holiday sweater competition to the fun games and gifts, a great time was ha ...

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Radio City!!

We took advantage of having everyone from SDV’s FL and CA offices here in CT to put together an excursion to Radio City Music Hall to see the Christmas Spectacular. We had a chance to get ...

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Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Southwestern Connecticut

SDV made another team effort this year to donate food to Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Southwestern Connecticut. This annual food drive is a yearly reminder to be grateful for the things we ha ...

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SDV SE Gives Back to Local School Children

SDV's Greg Podolak and W. Justin Cottrell of Cottrell Title & Escrow joined together with Rehab Gaming USA, LLC to sponsor the #FamilyFirstChallenge at Babcock Neighborhood Ranch School, ...

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