The Florida Bar

Standing Committees

The scope and function of the Advertising Committee is to administer the advertising evaluation program set forth in Rule 4-7.19, Rules of Professional Conduct. The committee is charged with the responsibility of advising members of The Florida Bar on permissible advertising and solicitation practices. This responsibility is accomplished through the issuance of written advisory opinions, the evaluation of advertisements required to be filed with the committee, and the development of a handbook on advertising PDF document opens in new window for the guidance of and dissemination to members of The Florida Bar. In addition, the committee is empowered to recommend to the board of governors such amendments to the Rules of Professional Conduct as the committee believes are appropriate.
Staff Contact    Elizabeth Tarbert

Carolyn Ruth Bell Chair West Palm Beach  2017
Connie Reeves Bookman *Vice Chair Pensacola  2019
Sam Nicholas Masters Board Liaison Daytona Beach  2017
Jackson Wolfe Adams Orlando  2019
Sammy Michel Cacciatore Melbourne  2018
Winston W Gardner *Orlando  2018
Anthony J Jackson *Wilton Manors  2019
Viviana Pedroso Varela Coral Gables  2018
* Public Member


[Revised: 7-1-2016]