Tim started his legal career in the mid 1980’s as litigation paralegal for two small-sized law firms on Long Island, New York. In January 1986, Tim became a police officer for the NYPD for one (1) year, then left to join the Nassau County Police Department (Long Island) for the next 23 years, finally retiring in 2010. While serving as a police officer, Tim earned a B.S. in Accounting from SUNY Old Westbury and a J.D. from Touro Law School, serving as Editor-in-Chief of the Moot Court Board. He was admitted to the New York Bar in January 2004 and worked primarily as a solo practitioner, focusing on real estate matters, both residential and commercial, probate/administration litigation, IRS tax resolutions, construction litigation, and criminal matters. Tim is also a licensed Florida Real Estate salesperson (unaffiliated). Tim is enjoying the Florida sunshine and happy to be able to be outdoors twelve months of the year now.