The Florida Bar

2020 Board Certification Calendar

Download 2020 Application and Exam Dates

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Application Filing Period

Certification Area

First Cycle
July 1–August 31, 2020
Admiralty and Maritime Law
Adoption Law
Appellate Practice
Aviation Law
Civil Trial Law
Condominium & Planned Development
Education Law
Elder Law
Immigration & Nationality Law
International Law
Labor & Employment Law
Marital & Family Law
Tax Law
Second Cycle
September 1–October 31, 2020
Antitrust & Trade Regulation Law
Business Litigation
City, County & Local Government Law
Construction Law
Criminal Appellate Law
Criminal Trial Law
Health Law
Intellectual Property Law
International Litigation & Arbitration
Juvenile Law
Real Estate Law
State/Fed. Gov. & Administrative Law
Practice Wills, Trusts & Estates Law
Workers’ Compensation Law

Exam Dates

All 2020 exams will be held at the Tampa Hilton Westshore Hotel, 2225 N. Lois Ave., Tampa, FL 33607; 813-877-6688.

There are no alternative dates or make-up exams.

Exam Dates

Certification Area

First Cycle
Thursday, March 12, 2020
Admiralty & Maritime Law
Adoption Law
Aviation Law
Civil Trial Law
Condominium & Planned Development
Immigration & Nationality Law
International Law
First Cycle
Friday, March 13, 2020
Appellate Practice
Education Law
Elder Law
Labor & Employment Law
Marital & Family Law
Tax Law
Second Cycle
Thursday, May 7, 2020
Antitrust & Trade Regulation Law
Construction Law
Intellectual Property
Juvenile Law
Real Estate Law
State & Federal Government & Administrative Practice
Second Cycle
Friday, May 8, 2020
Business Litigation
City, County & Local Government Law
Criminal Appellate Law
Criminal Trial Law
Health Law
International Litigation & Arbitration
Wills, Trusts & Estates Law
Workers’ Compensation