Administrative & Legislative Liaison
BreeAna joined the Pugliese Associates staff in November 2022 as an Administrative & Legislative Liaison. BreeAna has a well-versed background in legal research, writing, advocacy, and experience in the hospitality industry.
Prior to joining the Pugliese Associates team, BreeAna worked as a Staff Attorney for the 13th Judicial Circuit of Hillsborough County in Tampa, Florida. In her role, she was responsible for 6 Circuit Court Judges in the Family Law Division. She advised her judges on complex legal issues, performed extensive legal research, and drafted various legal documents. She also worked with her judges on pro se adoptions, where she assured that each family complied with all statutory requirements to adopt minors under Florida Law and monitored the status of each family’s case.
Additionally, BreeAna worked as a Front Office Agent for various Hilton properties along the East Coast. Working for Hilton, she learned the importance of maintaining focus in high-stress situations, positive client-centered interaction, and obtaining results.
Her excellent oral and written communication skills, along with her client-centered mentality, allows her to assist Pugliese in providing excellent service to Pugliese clientele. BreeAna’s understanding of the legislative and judicial processes allows her to be part of the collaborative spirit at Pugliese in advocating on behalf of our clients.
BreeAna obtained her JD, graduating cum laude from Western Michigan University- Thomas M. Cooley Law School. She also has a BA in Comprehensive Liberal Studies from Virginia Wesleyan University. In her spare time, BreeAna enjoys kayaking, going to the gym, and spending time with her friends and family. She is also very passionate about advocating for children and education.