The purpose of the section is to provide an organization open to all who have a common interest in advocacy and enhancement of constitutional, statutory or other rights that protect the dignity, security, justice, liberty, or freedom of the individual or public, and a forum for discussion and exchange of ideas leading to increased knowledge and understanding of the areas of public interest law.
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All members receive section publications, are encouraged to participate in the committees, and are offered an opportunity to network with legal professionals with similar interests.
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All Florida Bar members in good standing are encouraged to join. Additionally, legislators and legislative staff members, agency staff, public interest advocates, and representatives of for-profit and nonprofit private sector initiatives are encouraged to join as affiliate members.
Visit the Public Interest Law website for CLE opportunities.