Miami-Dade County Court Judge Fred Seraphin, a Haitian-American
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Fred Seraphin's Roots Deep in the Miami-Dade Community
Fred Seraphin, selected by Governor Bush, became county court judge in Miami-Dade in 2001, the first Haitian honored. After earning his law degree he worked as assistant public defender in Miami-Dade for a decade, interspersed with a stint in private practice.
Seraphin is a community builder: co-chairman at Haitian Families Neighborhood Resource Center. He also mentors in the Big Brother, Big Sisters program.
In 2001, the Haitian Lawyers Association bestowed its Humanitarian Award on him.