MATTER OF EVELYN L. SHIELDS, res, v. GARY LEE BROWN, ap — Appeal by Gary Lee Brown from an order of the Family Court, Queens County, dated February 23, 2012. Pursuant to Family Court Act §§1118 and 1120, and upon the certification of Deborah M. Garibaldi, Esq., dated December 21, 2012, it is

ORDERED that the respondent is granted leave to proceed as a poor person on the appeal, and the following named attorney is assigned as counsel to respond to the appeal:

Janis A. Parazzelli, Esq.

99 Tulip Avenue - #405

Floral Park, N.Y. 11001

516-358-1409 and it is further,

ORDERED that assigned counsel shall promptly attempt to contact the respondent at the address provided by the Court, and shall notify the Case Manager assigned to the appeal on or before January 22, 2013, in writing, that she has done so and that either

(1) the respondent is interested in responding to the appeal, or

(2) the respondent is not interested in responding to the appeal, or that she has been unable to contact the respondent, and wishes to be relieved of the assignment.

ENG, P.J., MASTRO, RIVERA, SKELOS and DILLON, JJ., concur.