Filzah I. Pavalon, attorney

Filzah I. Pavalon



Tampa  ‭(813) 222-8990‬       

Filzah I. Pavalon is an Associate at Lauro & Singer, where she participates in all aspects of white collar criminal defense and complex civil litigation.

Ms. Pavalon grew up in the Washington metropolitan area and later received her law degree from the University of Virginia. Prior to joining Lauro & Singer, Ms. Pavalon focused on innovative health care technology from regulatory and academic perspectives, having worked for a nationally regarded academic medical center, provider organization, legislative advocacy practice, and a federal entity within the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.

Leveraging her experience with the highly regulated industry, Ms. Pavalon now helps defend the firm’s clients in high-stakes, complex civil and criminal matters, including in federal investigations.

Civil and Criminal Matters

Ms. Pavalon concentrates on complex civil and criminal matters in and out of the courtroom. She has successfully researched and drafted dispositive and appellate briefs, many of which address novel and complex questions of law. Ms. Pavalon’s proudest achievement is obtaining victory shortly after admission to the Florida Bar in connection with an embattled legislative program for catastrophically injured infants.


Iatrogenesis in Pediatrics, 19 AMA J. Ethics 737, 771 (2017)

Duplicate Computed Tomography Scans at Receiving Pediatric and Adult Trauma Centers (selected for presentation at 2017 Chicago Data Jam)

United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida

United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida

United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois