The Florida Bar

Council of Sections

Council of Sections

Council of Sections logoThe mission of the Council of Sections is to foster communication among the Sections and promote efficiency with The Florida Bar.

Staff Contact: Leroy Smith 850-561-5628


Council of Sections Bylaws

Section Bylaws Amendment Process

2024 Section Leadership Conference Handbook

Best Practices Guide for Section Leadership

Legislative or political activity request process: A process map that shows what steps a section must take to submit a proposal for legislative or political activity.

Process for Amicus Curiae briefs and other filings: A process map to guide sections through the process of amicus curiae and other filings.

The Court Rules Amendment Process

FFLA (Funding Florida Legal Aid)

The Florida Bar Foundation Pro Bono Matters

Council Members