|In Florida board certified lawyers are legal experts dedicated to professional excellence who have met rigorous standards for experience and professionalism set by the Florida Supreme Court and administered by The Florida Bar Legal Specialization and Education Department.
Board certification recognizes attorneys’ special knowledge, skills and proficiency in various areas of law, professionalism and ethics in practice. Board certified lawyers are “Evaluated for professionalism and tested for expertise.”Find a complete list of board certified lawyers by specialty area at FloridaBar.org/certification.
**We are now accepting additions to the board certified media contacts list. If you are a currently board certified attorney and would like to be added to this list, please contact Arlee J. Colman at [email protected] with your name, firm name, city, phone number, email address, and area in which you are certified.
Board Certified Media Contacts by Appellate District/Judicial Circuit
First Appellate District
Circuits: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 8th and 14th
Counties: Alachua, Baker, Bay, Bradford, Calhoun, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Gulf, Hamilton, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Nassau, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Wakulla, Walton, Washington
Second Appellate District
Circuits: 6th, 10th, 12th, 13th and 20th
Counties: Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Sarasota
Third Appellate District
Circuits: 11th and 16th
Counties: Dade, Monroe
Fourth Appellate District
Circuits: 15th, 17th and 19th
Counties: Broward, Indian River, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, St. Lucie, Martin
Fifth Appellate District
Circuits: 5th, 7th, 9th and 18th
Counties: Brevard, Citrus, Flagler, Hernando, Lake, Marion, Orange, Osceola, Putnam, Seminole, St. Johns, Sumter, Volusia