Suzanne J. DeCopain, an associate at Saxon|Gilmore, has been appointed to the Board of the Parkway Center Community Development District (“CDD”). The responsibilities of the CDD are to administer CDD bonds, and to operate and maintain the community facilities for the benefit of the property owners.

Ms. DeCopain concentrates her practice in the areas of affordable and public housing. She provides advice and services to various public housing authorities and other affordable housing providers in such areas as: landlord/tenant matters and all associated aspects of state, federal, and HUD related laws, regulations, policies, and compliance; Fair Housing and ADA/504 compliance; Florida Government-in-the-Sunshine law; public records law; corporate governance; contracts; torts; and employment law, human resources policies, and EEOC matters. Formerly, Ms. DeCopain worked for over three years as an assistant state attorney for the Twentieth Judicial Circuit of Florida, where she gained significant jury and bench trial experience.

She is an active member of the George Edgecomb Bar Association, The Florida Bar, and the Hillsborough County Bar Association.

Pictured: Nicole Chamberlain swearing in Suzanne DeCopain.