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The SideBar provides monthly highlights of the incredible work of Florida’s voluntary bars.

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August 2019

The Florida Bar’s award-winning #JustAdulting App for teens in Florida who have just turned 18 — or are about to become a legal adult — takes a look at Florida’s texting while driving law.  Voluntary bar leaders are encouraged to share this video on your social media pages, with local schools and other organizations in your area.

Hurricane Dorian
bahamas strong
Palm Beach County Hispanic Bar Assn. 2
Dominican American Bar Assn.
Asian Pacific American Bar Association Tampa Bay
Martin County Bar Assn.
Miami Dade Florida Association for Women Lawyers
Augusto Perera of the South Miami-Kendall Bar Association was among many voluntary bar leaders in the crowd when President John M. Stewart spoke in Miami recently.
FAWL in Love with GAL
Florida Association for Women Lawyers
Pro Bono Awards
Michael Wynn
Dade County Bar Association
Barternding event Legal Aid Foundation of Tallahassee
Paul C. Perkins Bar Association
Teresa Jean-Pierre Coy
Tallahassee Bar Association
Lee County Bar Assn.
South Palm Beach Association for Women Lawyers
Association of Corporate Counsel South Florida
Broward County Hispanic Bar Association
Central Florida Trial Lawyers Association Raising the Bar
Colombian American Bar Association
Cuban American Bar Association
Escambia-Santa Rosa Bar Association
Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers
Manatee Association for Women Lawyers
Martin County Women Lawyers
Palm Beach County Florida Association for Women Lawyers
Polk Assn. for Women Lawyers
Volusia Flagler Association for Women Lawyers
Sarasota Association for Women Lawyers
Hillsborough County Bar Assn.
Florida Defense Lawyers Association FINS
Greater Orlando Asian American Bar Association
Osceola County Bar Association
Jacksonville Bar Assn
Manatee County Bar Assn
St. Lucie County Bar Assn.
Orange County Bar Assn. This is my OCBA
Summer social with minority bars in Miami
Orlando Bars Support Perkins Bar
Sarasota County Bar Assn.
Palm Beach County Hispanic Bar Assn.
Palm Beach County Bar Assn.
St. Petersburg Bar Assn.
West Pasco Bar Assn. Clearwater Bar Assn.
St. Lucie County Association for Criminal Defense Lawyers