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Resources for Legal Reporting

Access a list of sources, legal images and background papers on many legal topics of interest to reporters.

2017 Reporters' Workshop:

The 28th Annual Florida Bar Reporters’ Workshop will be held in Tallahassee on Oct. 16-17, 2017.

The workshop is an intensive two-day event designed for print, online, TV and radio journalists who are new to the courts and legal beats, or new to Florida. The workshop is presented by The Florida Bar’s Media and Communications Law Committee.

Participants are nominated by editors, publishers or news directors.

For details, go to the Reporters’ Workshop page.

Florida Bar Media Contacts:

Please call the Public Information Department for all your legal reporting needs. Reporters for newspapers, radio, television and other media outlets can call our Media Line from 8:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, at (850) 561-5666. Limited information is available after hours and on weekends – e-mail [email protected].

Sources
We have listed the most commonly requested sources and other information here.
Sources/Info
Reporter's Handbook
Access important information crucial to reporting legal issues in Florida.
Handbook
Tech Tips and Tricks
Find tech tips and tricks to help you be more efficient and effective.
Tech Tips
Print Quality Images
We offer a host of downloadable images and visual materials to complete your story.
Images
Bar Issue Papers
Background papers on key issues facing the legal profession. Each report provides an overview of the issue, the Bar’s position, and the facts and statistics.
Issue Papers
Social Media Information
Find The Florida Bar and many of its programs and sections on social media to get the latest news and updates.
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