THE APRIL 30 BAR NEWS: Young Lawyers Division kicks off Health and Wellness Month, Bar Examiners will pay for required mental health and substance abuse evaluations, and its time to pay your annual Bar fees.
The April 30 Bar News is now available with stories including:
YLD STUDY TRACKS THE CONCERNS OF FLORIDA’S YOUNG LAWYERS
YLD President Christian George of Jacksonville said the survey results confirm the Bar is on the right track in making mental health and wellness a top priority. The study was conducted in partnership with The Florida Bar to mark May as “Health and Wellness Month for Florida Lawyers.”
FBBE WILL PAY FOR REQUIRED MENTAL HEALTH, SUBSTANCE ABUSE EVALUATIONSApplicants to The Florida Bar who are asked to have an evaluation for potential mental health or substance abuse problems will have that evaluation paid for by the Florida Board of Bar Examiners, under a new policy adopted effective March 21.
PAY YOUR ANNUAL BAR FEES ONLINE
Florida Bar members, Authorized House Counsels, and Florida Registered Paralegals may now pay their 2019-20 Florida Bar fees online by signing into their Member Portal at member.floridabar.org and clicking the “Pay My Fees” button.