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Moran honored with Tobias Simon Pro Bono Service Award

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Accepting the Florida Supreme Court’s highest pro bono award on Thursday, Timothy Allen Moran urged fellow lawyers to heed an...

Court sends sweeping recommendations to improve the resolution of civil cases to various committees for more study

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Saying “additional refinements” are needed, the Florida Supreme Court has declined to adopt a sweeping proposal by a Judicial Management...

Jurisdictional changes to civil courts take effect in 2023

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Florida lawyers would be wise to remember that the final round of jurisdictional changes to circuit civil and county civil...

WMU-Cooley holds winter commencement for Tampa Bay campus graduates

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Graduates of WMU-Cooley Law School’s Tampa Bay campus were honored during a graduation ceremony December 15 at the University of...

Dancing with the Stars event raises $60,000 for Legal Services of North Florida

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Elizabeth Ricci and Neil Rambana, married law partners at Rambana & Ricci, PLLC Immigration Attorneys, were one of six teams...

At 100, Broward County’s James Jay Simons isn’t slowing down

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Westin attorney J. Jay Simons is much more likely to spend his 100th birthday in a Zoom mediation than a...

Williams Parker partners with Ringling College of Art and Design for 2022 holiday card design contest

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Sky Chandler, an illustration sophomore at the Ringling College of Art and Design, is the winner of Williams Parker’s 2022...

Once inactive, Latimer Hawkins Judicial Council rebooted

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The Latimer Hawkins Judicial Council, an organization comprised of African American judges committed to the improvement of the law, the...

Bar launches educational initiative to help Floridians navigate life’s legal moments

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Hiring a lawyer for important legal moments in life alleviates stress, saves time and money, and increases the likelihood of...

Administrative Law Section provides food for area kids and their families

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The Fourth annual Administrative Law Section food packing party was a success. The section recently met at Mom and Dad’s...