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State and Federal Government and Administrative Practice Certification

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Definition

State and federal government and administrative practice is the practice of law on behalf of public or private clients on matters including but not limited to rulemaking or adjudication associated with state or federal government entity actions such as contracts, licenses, orders, permits, policies, or rules. State and federal government and administrative practice also includes appearing before or presiding as an administrative law judge, arbitrator, hearing officer, or member of an administrative tribunal or panel over a dispute involving an administrative or government action.

Thinking of Becoming Board Certified? Review a summary of the requirements. PDF document opens in new window

Board Certification Applications for Lawyers

The applications for initial board certification and recertification are currently being updated and will be posted here in mid-April.

You will be due to file a recertification application by August 15, 2015 if you were originally certified in 2010.

The filing period for initial applications is September 1 - October 31.

Board Certification CLE credit hours are now available online. Visit
www.floridabar.org/certification and click “New! Check Your Board Certification CLE Credits” to view and print a record of your current certification credit hours.

Exam Specifications PDF document opens in new window

Standards for Certification Of A Board Certified State and Federal Government and Administrative Practice Lawyer – Rules Regulating The Florida Bar 6-25

State and Federal Government and Administrative Practice Standing Committee Policies PDF document opens in new window

State and Federal Government and Administrative Practice Committee Members

State and Federal Government and Administrative Practice Certification Staff Liaison Contact Information:
Maritza McGill
The Florida Bar
651 East Jefferson Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-2300
850/561-3141
mmcgill@flabar.org

State and Federal Government and Administrative Practice Certification Field Established 2006

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[Revised: 04-01-2015]