POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – South Florida community association law firm Kaye & Bender P.L. has established the Kaye & Bender Scholarship Fund for law students at the Shepard Broad Law Center at Nova Southeastern University who are entering their second or third year, as well as third year students attending as part of the evening program.
: Athornia Steele, dean of the Shepard Broad Law Center at Nova Southeastern University; Michael Bender, Firm member of Kaye & Bender P.L.; and Robert Kaye, managing member of Kaye & Bender P.L
“The Shepard Broad Law Center at NSU is a leading institution that cultivates the future leaders of the South Florida legal community,” said Robert Kaye, managing member of Kaye & Bender. “We want to support the education and development of these students and this scholarship will do just that. We hope all students will take advantage of the opportunity.”
The Kaye & Bender Scholarship Fund will award $2,500 to an eligible student each year. Applicants must be in good standing with above a 3.0 overall grade point average, demonstrate community involvement and complete a brief essay on what they think is the biggest challenge facing community associations in South Florida today and why. The first scholarship recipient will be announced before the winter semester.
“We appreciate Kaye & Bender’s investment in our students both with the establishment of this scholarship and in their continued support in hiring our graduates,” said Athornia Steele, dean of the Shepard Broad Law Center at Nova Southeastern University. “They are a well respected firm and we are honored to have them as a partner.”
Located in the heart of Broward County, the Shepard Broad Law Center at Nova Southeastern University integrates a solid foundation in traditional legal subjects and a pioneering clinical program that sets it apart from other law schools. The school offers full-time day and part-time evening programs, as well as Master of Science degrees in health law, education law and employment law. Additionally, the Shepard Broad Law Center offers a wide variety of international and comparative learning opportunities including courses, clinical opportunities and law programs abroad. The Shepard Broad Law Center is accredited by the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools.
Kaye & Bender provides legal services to more than 700 associations throughout Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties. For more information, visit KayeBenderLaw.com.