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Results of the 2014 Law Student Essay Contest

Congratulations to Kevin Crews, a May 2014 graduate of Stetson University College of Law for his winning essay, “The Door to a Virtual Law Practice is Always Open: And the Proper Use of Technology Can Keep it that Way.” Kevin’s article was published in the June 2014 issue of The Florida Bar Journal. He received a $750 cash prize, a complimentary ticket to attend the Judicial Luncheon at Annual Convention with the Center for Professionalism, and complimentary registration to the GPSSF’s 2015 Solo & Small Firm Conference with one night hotel.

Honorable mention was awarded to Carolay Vargas, a second year student from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Her submission is entitled, “The Practice of Law in the Virtual Realm.” Ms. Vargas’ essay will be published in the upcoming edition of the GPSSF LINK, and she has received a cash prize of $350.

This year’s essay contest was co-sponsored by The Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division, Florida Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company, The Florida Bar’s General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Section and The Florida Bar’s Henry Latimer Center for Professionalism. Thanks to all for participating in this event.

FLMIC Award Recipients 2014

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