Formerly “The Law Offices of August C. Paoli, P.A. which was dissolved December 2005
Of which Anita Paoli was the managing partner and sole partner of August C. Paoli.

Anita Paoli, Esq.

Florida Supreme Court Certified Mediator & Qualified Arbitrator

Anita Paoli was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Education: Oglethorpe University; Broward Community College; University of Miami(B.Ed., 1973): Shepard Broad Law Center of Nova Southeastern University (J.D., 1990). Phi Alpha Delta.

Admissions, Memberships and Affiliations: The Florida Bar 1990; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida 1991; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit 1992; U.S. Supreme Court 1997; Florida Bar Probate Rules Committee 2005-2011; Florida Bar Rules of Judicial Administration Committee 2013 -2016; Florida Bar Grievance Committee 2015 -2015; American Inns of Cort Stephen R. Booher Chapter 2006 – Present (Director 2016 – Present); Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity; Broward County Bar Association Director 2011 – Present; Broward County Bar Association Clerk and Bar Committee Chair 2011 – Present; Broward County Law Library Director 2011 – Present; South Broward Bar Association, Director 2009 – 2015, (Past President 2010 -2011); Broward County Women’s Lawyers Association 2015 – Present;  Florida Association of Women Lawyers 2016 – Present; Underwater Bar Association Director 2012 – Present; Nova Southeastern University Law School Alumni Advisory Board 2011 – Present; Professional Development Committee Chair; Nova Southeastern University Ambassadors Board 2011 – Present; United States Naval Academy, South Florida Parents Club 2009 – Present (President 2011 – 2013); United States Navy League Fort Lauderdale Council 2008 – Present; Hollywood Florida Scholarship Foundation sustaining member 1985 to Present; Pine Crest Preparatory School Mother’s Club 1992 – 2009; Hundred Club of Broward County, 1993 – present, president 2004-2006; Stephen R. Booher Chapter of the American Inns of Court Member 2006 – Present, Board Member 2017 – Present; Home Tower Condominium Association 2013 – Present, Treasurer 2015 – 2017, Secretary 2017 – Present; 1000+ Club for Cancer Research, 2015 – Present; Royal Dames of Cancer Research, Member 2016 – Present, Board Member 2017 – Present; FBI Miami Citizens Academy Alumni Association, Member 2016 – Present, Board Member 2018 – Present, Secretary 2019 – Present.

Languages: English, Spanish.

Practice Areas: Wills, Trusts, Probate, Guardianships, Transnational Real Estate.

August C. Paoli

IN MEMORIAM; November 15, 1915 - June 26, 2007

August C. Paoli, November 13, 1915 to June 26, 2007: admitted to bar, 1947 Florida.

AUGUST C. PAOLI is the Founding Father of our Firm. August Paoli graduated in 1938 from Fordham University in New York, and attended his first year of law school before joining the Navy as a Naval Communications Officer during World War II. After the war, “Augie” returned home and joined his family in Florida, where they had settled, and he completed his law education at the University of Miami Law School. In 1947 he received his Law Degree, and was a member of their First Graduating Class. Over the years, August continued practicing law, and serving the community in many capacities. In 1990 his daughter, Anita Paoli joined him in the Practice of Law. Unfortunately, August Paoli had a debilitating stroke in 2001, and never returned to active practice. Our new P.A., headed by his daughter, Anita Paoli, was formed in 2005, and continues to serve South Florida by striving to provide services in the same manner demonstrated by her father over the last 60 years.

Education: Fordham University (A.B., 1938): University of Miami (J.D., 1967. replaced LL.B conferred, 1947); Nova Southeastern University Law Center (Doctor of Law, 1983). Delta Theta Phi. Editor, Miami Law Quarterly, 1946-1947. City Attorney, City of Hollywood, Florida, 1957-1965.

Member, 1960-1967 and Chairman, 1976-1979, Board of Governors, Nova Law Center, Member, Board of Trustees, Nova Southeastern University, 1976.Member South Broward, Broward County (President, 1958)and American Bar Associations: The Florida Bar; American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.

Practice areas: Wills, Trusts, Probate and Real Estate.

Practicing in Hollywood Florida Since 1947

"We are fluent in Spanish and English"

Practice Areas

Real Estate

Commercial Transactions


Title Search

Agents for Attorneys Title Insurance Fund, Inc.


Pre-need guardianships


Living Wills

Designation of Healthcare Surrogates

Corporate Law


Revocable Living Trusts

Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts

Closing Agent

Loan Closings

Representation of Buyers

Representation of Sellers

Title Clearance


Estate Administration

Representation of Personal Representatives (Executors)

Representation of Beneficiaries

Contact Anita Paoli, Esq.

The Law Offices of A. Paoli, P.A.
1720 Harrison St., Suite #8C
Hollywood, FL 33020-6828
PH: 954-924-8441 FX:954-920-6356