Kandace E. Rudd

Elder Law Attorney

Kandace Rudd is an elder law attorney, licensed to practice in Florida. She practices in the areas of guardianship, public benefits, planning for and responding to issues arising from aging and capacity, and probate. Ms. Rudd received a Bachelor of Social Work from Baylor University, Diana R. Garland School of Social Work, a Master of Social Work, clinical concentration, from Florida State University College of Social Work, and her Juris Doctorate, with honors, from the Florida State University College of Law. Ms. Rudd has worked, interned, and volunteered with both state and private agencies focused on older adults, persons with disabilities, mental health, and advocacy.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY SUMMARY

Florida Bar Elder Law Section:
Medicaid Committee – Vice Chair
Guardianship Committee – member

National Academy of Elder Law Attorney

Academy of Florida Elder Law Attorneys:
Website Committee – member
Membership Committee – member

Florida Association for Women Lawyers

Tallahassee Women Lawyers:
Awards Committee – Co-Chair

Tallahassee Bar Association

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Alzheimer Project: Education Conference Committee

Big Bend Hospice: Community Advance Care Planning Encouragement Task Force

United Way of Big Bend: Emerging Leaders Society (Chair Elect)

Big Bend Dementia Care and Cure Initiative (DCCI)

Capital Coalition on Aging

Junior League Tallahassee

Kandace E. Rudd

Kandace E. Rudd

(850) 385-1246
BAR ADMISSIONS

Florida Bar, 2017

EDUCATION

Florida State University, with honors, May 2017

Florida State University, December 2012

Baylor University, 2010
Baylor Honors College: Baylor Interdisciplinary Core

Kandace E. Rudd
(850) 385-1246
Kandace Rudd is an elder law attorney, licensed to practice in Florida. She practices in the areas of Guardianship, Estate Planning and Public Benefits; planning for and responding to issues arising from aging and capacity. Ms. Rudd received a Bachelor of Social Work from Baylor University, Diana R. Garland School of Social Work, a Master of Social Work, clinical concentration, from Florida State University College of Social Work, and her Juris Doctorate, with honors, from the Florida State University College of Law. Ms. Rudd has worked, interned, and volunteered with both state and private agencies focused on older adults, persons with disabilities, mental health, and advocacy. She and her husband, Matt, have two wonderful dogs, Eddie and Max.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY SUMMARY

Florida Bar Elder Law Section: current member
Medicaid Committee – member
Guardianship Committee – member

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA): member

Academy of Florida Elder Law Attorneys: member

Florida Association for Women Lawyers

Tallahassee Women Lawyers

Tallahassee Bar Association: member
Events Committee – member

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Alzheimer Project: Education Conference Committee

Big Bend Hospice: Community Advance Care Planning Encouragement Task Force

United Way of Big Bend: Young Leaders Society

Dementia Care and Cure Initiative (DCCI): Tallahassee Task Force
DCCI Tallahassee – Access Sub-Committee Chair

Capital Coalition on Aging