Photo By Brian Tietz.Susan Galbraith has joined the Pavese Law Firm bringing more than 38 years of experience to the role of assistant firm administrator, responsible for managing firm operations including accounting, human resources, technology and marketing operations. Prior to joining Pavese Law Firm, Galbraith was the firm administrator for another local law firm where she managed the employees, facilities, technology management and human resources matters.

Throughout Galbraith’s extensive career, she has served in prominent roles for high-profile law firms, as well as a real estate brokerage company in the Fort Myers area. Her previous titles have included chief operating officer, support services manager and IT director.

Galbraith has completed paralegal training courses through Edison State College, along with specialized computer and information technology courses to bring significant knowledge and improvements to the business operations for the companies she has served. While her interests include cooking, entertaining and gardening, Galbraith having been a life-long resident, also has a strong connection with the community. She has held a number of officer positions with the Lee County Legal Secretaries Association, fulfilled a Chair role with the Continuing Education Committee of the Florida Association of Legal Secretaries, volunteers with the Lee County Bar Association, and has been the Executive Director for the Calusa Inn of Court group since 2001. She has also previously served on the American Heart Association’s Heart Ball Committee and currently serves on the Board of the Southwest Florida Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators.

Pavese Law Firm is a full-service law firm with offices in Fort Myers, Cape Coral and West Palm Beach. The firm provides a broad range of legal services for individuals, families, small businesses and large corporations. Practice areas include agricultural, banking and finance, bankruptcy, business and taxation, civil litigation, community association, employment, environmental and water, estate planning, probate and trust, family, land use and government, and real estate law. Established in 1949 as a one-person general practice firm, Pavese Law Firm has grown into one of the largest legal practices in Southwest Florida. With a long history of service to Southwest Florida, Pavese Law Firm has played a significant role in the growth of local businesses, communities and major development projects.