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Anderson petitions for reinstatement

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Pursuant to Rule 3-7.10, Wallace Biestrum Anderson, Jr., has petitioned the Supreme Court for Bar reinstatement. Anderson was suspended for...

Farina wants to serve as a senior judge

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Retired Circuit Judge Joseph P. Farina of the 11th Judicial Circuit of Florida wishes to serve as a senior judge....

Borell petition for Bar readmission

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Thomas Borell of Miami was disbarred from the practice of law in Florida pursuant to the Supreme Court’s Order of...

Bar seeks applications for various JNCs

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The Florida Bar is accepting applications for lawyer vacancies on each of the Second DCA, Fifth DCA, Fifth, Seventh, Ninth, 15th,...

It’s financial disclosure season

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Each year, many state and local public officers and employees receive automatic fines because they file their annual financial disclosure...

Deadline extended to apply for FLS board

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Florida Legal Services, Inc. Board of Directors: One lawyer to serve a three-year term commencing immediately and ending June 30,...

Advisory Ethics Opinion withdrawn by the committee

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The Professional Ethics Committee withdrew Florida Ethics Opinion 76-37 at its meeting on June 28, 2019, in light of changes...

Foundation seeks applicants from the Middle District for Engle Grants

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The Florida Bar Foundation has opened a grant application for $3.6 million to be awarded to qualified legal aid organizations...

Lawson petitions for Bar readmission

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Steven Curtis Lawson of Toronto, ON, was disbarred from the practice of law in Florida pursuant to the Supreme Court’s...

Bankruptcy judge needed in Orlando

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The United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit seeks applications for a 14-year appointment as bankruptcy judge for...