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The President of The Florida Bar

Gregory W. Coleman
President
2014-2015
Gregory W. Coleman
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Officers of The Florida Bar
Past Presidents of The Florida Bar




Introduction to the President

Gregory W. Coleman , President of The Florida Bar, 2014-2015

Gregory W. Coleman, partner at CLC Law, has been practicing law in Palm Beach County for more than two decades. He joined the Law Firm of Critton, Luttier & Coleman in 1995 and was named partner in June of 2000. His focus is complex commercial litigation, insurance bad faith, employment litigation, professional malpractice defense, personal injury and wrongful death.

Earlier this year, he was awarded the President’s Award of Merit by The Florida Bar for the third time. Coleman became the first lawyer in the history of The Florida Bar to receive such a distinction.

Coleman is profiled in The Best Lawyers in America,is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell and included in their Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.He has also been selected by the South Florida Legal Guide as a Top Lawyer, is listed as one of Florida Trend magazine’s Legal Elite, and has been named a Florida Super Lawyer.

Biography External Link

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Videos

December 2014 President's Message (3:55 min. YouTube)



September 2014 President's Message (10:25 min. YouTube)
June 2014 President's Message (2:35 min. YouTube)
June 2014 General Assembly Swearing-in Ceremony at Annual Convention (24:24 min. YouTube)
The Florida Bar's Presidential Showcase: A Transforming Legal Environment (2hrs. 51 min. YouTube)
Full General Assembly (2hrs. 29 min. YouTube)


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The President's Schedule

Current Schedule
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July - August 2014 Bar JournalPresident's Pages


Gregory W. Coleman: President of The Florida Bar


President's Pages


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Priorities of the President

Adapting the profession to technological changes: Coleman wants to provide new attorneys with a suite of technology products so they can affordably set up shop. He also wants to offer all Bar members affordable technology consulting services as a new member benefit.

Holding a summit on access to justice: Addressing the funding crisis of legal aid services and new access and delivery methods for those who do not qualify for legal aid, yet cannot afford a lawyer.

Vision 2016 : An In-Depth Review of the Future Practice of Law
The commission will focus on the critical issues that will impact the practice of law: technology, legal education, Bar admission and delivery of legal services/pro bono.

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The President's Contact Information

Gregory William Coleman
Critton, Luttier & Coleman, LLP
303 Banyan Blvd., Ste. 400
West Palm Beach, FL 33401-4639
Phone: (561)842-2820
Fax: (561)844-6929
gcoleman@bclclaw.com
Biography External Link
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Officers of The Florida Bar

President-elect 2014-15
Ramón A. Abadin
Sedgwick LLP
One Biscayne Tower, Ste. 1500
Two South Biscayne Blvd.

Miami, FL 33131
Phone: (305) 671-2124
Fax: (305) 437-8144
ramon.abadin@sedgwicklaw.com
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Biography External Link
Schedule

Past Presidents of The Florida Bar
Executive Director
John F. Harkness, Jr.
651 E. Jefferson Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2300
Phone: (850) 561-5758
Fax: (850) 561-5826

[Revised: 12-15-2014]