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Certification : Certification is the highest level of evaluation by The Florida Bar of competency and experience within an area of law, and professionalism and ethics in practice. More than 4,500 Florida lawyers are recognized as specialists in one or more of 24 certification areas.

Florida Registered Paralegal Program: A Florida Registered Paralegal is a person with education, training, or work experience, who works under the direction and supervision of a member of The Florida Bar and who performs specifically delegated substantive legal work for which a member of The Florida Bar is responsible and who has met the requirements of registration as set forth in Chapter 20 of the Rules Regulating The Florida Bar. A Florida Registered Paralegal is not a member of The Florida Bar and may not give legal advice or practice law. Florida Registered Paralegal and FRP are trademarks of The Florida Bar.

Henry Latimer Center for Professionalism : Welcome to the Center for Professionalism. Created as a joint project of the Supreme Court and The Florida Bar, the award-winning Center for Professionalism is here to serve you!

Join Lawyer Referral: More than 130,000 citizens are referred each year to Florida attorneys through our Lawyer Referral Service. Join now and build your practice.

Rules of Court Procedure: The Florida Rules of Procedure can be found here, arranged according to area of law.

Rules Updates: A listing of pending rule changes and related rule announcements.

Pro Bono Information: Extraordinary lawyers are recognized around the state for their efforts above and beyond the call of duty to serve the legal community and Florida as a whole.

[Revised: 07-24-2014]