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Florida Bar Leadership Academy Class VIII: The Experience of the ‘Pandemic Class’

The Florida Bar Leadership Academy is composed of some of the brightest leaders around the state who go through a...

Chief Justice Canady: Courts are making headway in clearing case backlogs

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The Supreme Court values its close relationship with the Bar, considers pay raises for trial court judges a top priority,...

Hemans receives the Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division Pro Bono Service Award

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When Tremaine L. Hemans walked into her first class at Florida International College of Law, she was one of only...

Questions for the Bar president-elect candidates

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The following questions were posed by the News to Bar president-elect candidates Lorna Brown-Burton of Ft. Lauderdale and Scott Westheimer...

Florida Board of Bar Examiners salutes its staff’s dedication

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“Excellence in action” is how Rachelle Munson, vice chair of the Florida Board of Bar Examiners, described the work of...

Brady honored with Tobias Simon Pro Bono Service Award

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Raymond F. Brady said his parents instilled in his “very DNA” the mandate that he owed a duty to serve...

Bar President-elect Candidates’ Platform Statements

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Board of Governors members Lorna Brown-Burton of Ft. Lauderdale and Scott Westheimer of Sarasota have qualified to run for Bar...

FSU Law plans Valentines Day ‘Llamas on the Green’

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LLAMA LAW SCHOOL: As part of its wellness-related series for students, faculty, and staff, Florida State University law school is...

AG Moody lights Florida’s Historic Capitol blue for human trafficking awareness

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Attorney General Ashley Moody is lighting Florida’s Historic Capitol blue to raise awareness of human trafficking. The lighting of the...

Judge Seitz’s ‘Never Contemplated’ episode tops the Professionalism Center’s podcasts for 2021

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Senior U.S. District Judge Patricia Seitz can add yet another distinction to an already long and distinguished resume — top-rated...