Instructor Biography

Cassandra Nelson

Cassandra Nelson

Nelson & Nelson, PA
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About The Instructor

Cassandra S. Nelson, an associate in the law fi rm of Nelson & Nelson, P.A. in North Miami Beach, Florida, was admitted to the Florida Bar in September 2017 and joined the fi rm as an associate in October 2017. She practices primarily in the areas of estate planning, asset protection, tax, special needs trusts, guardianships, and probate administration.

Cassandra received her B.A. from the University of Miami in 2013 and her J.D. from Emory University School of Law in 2017.

Cassandra has co-authored several articles in the area of fi nancial elder exploitation with her father and shareholder of Nelson & Nelson, Barry A. Nelson.

Cassandra Nelson is involved with Th e Victory Center for Autism and Behavioral Challenges (a not-for-profi t corporation). As the older sister of a 23-year-old brother with severe autism, Cassandra has a unique interest in assisting children with disabilities and their families. As an attorney, she does so by counseling on the creation of special needs trusts for such children and establishing guardianships before turning 18 years of age.

CPE sponsors

The Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: