Hollywood attorney Carlos E. Sandoval, founder of Carlos E. Sandoval, P.A., was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of the Legal Aid Service of Broward County.

The organization’s mission is to provide high-quality, free civil legal advice, representation and education to the disadvantaged so as to improve the lifestyle and living conditions of the low-income community and encourage self-sufficiency.

Sandoval

“As a member of the board, I will be involved in the decision-making process of the organization towards formulating strategies to meet the legal needs of the most disadvantaged members of our community,” Sandoval said. “I feel very honored to be a part of this organization, and look forward to working with my fellow board members to make an impact in the community.”

Sandoval, who focuses his practice on immigration law, has always been community-minded and extends his assistance to new members of the community. In the past, he has raised awareness and given advice to immigrants on various issues and changes affecting U.S. immigration policy, immigration applications, immigration eligibility law, H-1B visas and more. Sandoval is also involved with Hispanic Unity of Florida, whose mission is to empower immigrants and others to become self-sufficient, productive and civically engaged.

Sandoval is a member of the Florida Bar, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the Broward County Hispanic Bar Association and the Broward County Bar Association. He speaks fluent English and Spanish and is licensed to practice law by the Florida Supreme Court and the Federal Court for the Southern District of Florida.