The Florida Bar

Council of Sections Mission Statement

“To serve the public by instilling in its members the principles of professionalism, duty and service to support and improve the administration of justice; and to provide resources and assistance to its members for the purpose of advancing jurisprudence and the practice of law.”

2016-2017 Council of Sections Delegates List
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TFB Board of Governors Page


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2015 Florida Bar Administrative Overhead External Link

CLE Program Chair Training
  • The information below was graciously provided by the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
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Section/Division Legislative Position Resources
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2016 Section Leadership Conference - July 22, 2016: Videos

1) Welcome by Kevin Johnson and Bar Leaders Discussion by President Schifino (51:04 min. YouTube)

2) Bar Legislative Activities (1hr 6 min. YouTube)

3) Board Certification ( 16:19 min. YouTube)

4) Section Finances & Budgeting/Event Tools & Process Improvements (41:41 min. YouTube)

5) CLE Panel Discussion (33:59 min. YouTube)

6) BOG Liaisons, BOG Communication, and Committee Preference Forms (6:26 min. YouTube)

7) Professionalism, The Importance of Bar Leadership & Leadership Academy (24:50 min. YouTube)

8) Media Relations and Social Media (26:58 min. YouTube)

9) Diversity and Inclusion (12:04 min. YouTube)

10) Section Management Roundtable ( 1hr 12 min.)

[Revised: 11-22-2016]