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Mental Health: The Issue of Our Time

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I thank Judge Steve Leifman, co-chair of the Special Committee on Mental Health in the Courts and chair of the...

Educating Our Way to the Florida Constitution

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As I write this column, the Constitution Revision Commission (CRC) is travelling across the state conducting town hall meetings to...

The Benefits Go Beyond the Bar

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If you are a member of The Florida Bar, this message is for you: Membership has benefits! This is especially...

Recognizing We Have a Problem: The Mental Health and Wellness of Lawyers

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In my last column, I talked about “having a heart” — meaning practicing with passion, purpose, and meaning. For some...

Have a Heart

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  By the time you read this, my year as Bar president will be nearly half over. In my travels,...

Leaders of the Judiciary: Recognizing Women Serving as Florida’s Chief Judges

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As president of The Florida Bar, it is my pleasure to highlight the recent accomplishments of our sitting judges who...

Farewell, Jack Harkness, and Thank You

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Just two months in and I still can’t wait to get up in the morning and don’t want to go...

Keeping Our Eyes on the Ball

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I love baseball. I grew up playing baseball, and I’m a die-hard fan of the L.A. Dodgers. To this day,...

Passing the Torch

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It’s truly hard to believe this Bar year is coming to an end. As we get closer, I have been...

How Can We Help You?

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The question isn’t what is The Florida Bar going to do to me, but rather what can it do for...