About Lydia Charles

Jane SmithAttorney Lydia Fils Charles is a managing attorney at the Law Office of Lydia Charles, LLC, a firm dedicated to providing outstanding service to its clients.

Mrs. Charles worked full time while attending the evening program at Nova Southeastern University, where she received her Juris Doctorate. While attending law school, she participated in the translation of the “Guides to Advance Directives” for Florida Heatlhfinder.gov and the State Agency for Health Care Administration.

She successfully obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from University of Central Florida. Furthermore, she obtained a second Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from University of Central Florida.

Prior to opening the Law Office of Lydia Charles, LLC, she worked as an associate attorney at a prominent firm; representing plaintiffs in personal injury cases.

Her footprints are clearly cemented in the West Palm Beach Haitian/American communities due to her continued presence and relentless involvement with advocating for clients.  She serves her clients with the utmost respect and transparency and provides sound legal advice while navigating clients through their case.  Her areas of practice are:

  • Personal Injury
  • Family Law
  • Contract Law

Mrs. Charles is fluent in French, Creole and English and is a member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association, Broward Bar Association, Haitian Lawyer’s Association, and Haitian American Chamber of Commerce. She is admitted to State of Florida Bar and Southern District of Florida and is a Certified County Mediator. Lydia is happily married to Emmanuel and has three handsome sons.