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Gov. DeSantis makes 20 judicial appointments

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Gov. Ron DeSantis September 16 made 20 judicial appointments to five circuits and 10 county courts. Nine of the judicial...

Bar members bring triathlon to Special Olympics Florida

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For some lawyers, giving back means sharing the thrill of swimming, cycling and running, for miles, under the relentless Florida...

Council of Affiliates established to nurture greater collaboration between the YLD and other young lawyer groups

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Determined to take its signature Affiliate Outreach Conference to the next level, the YLD is forming a “Council of Affiliates.”...

New Facebook page launched for Florida’s voluntary bars

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With almost 300 voluntary bars in Florida, it’s hard to keep up with all the great work they’re doing within...

Chief Justice Canady proclaims September opioids and stimulants awareness month

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Substance abuse and drug addiction have far-reaching, destructive impacts on Florida and the nation. The use of opioids and stimulants...

A summer as a judicial intern in Judge Bloom’s chambers

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“Learn, learn, and then learn some more.” This was the advice imparted to us by Judge Beth Bloom on the...

Latest Trial Lawyers Section civil discovery handbook now available

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The Trial Lawyers Section is marking another milestone in a long history of service to the profession with the release...

Handbook aims to educate those thinking about going to law school

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Just as the COVID-19 pandemic is forcing millions of Americans to ponder their career choices, the Student Education and Admission...

‘Tri4Good’ leverages triathlons for legal aid and the arts

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Miami lawyer, philanthropist, and Renaissance man Anthony S. Hearn is encouraging Bar members to support “Tri4Good,” a foundation that leverages...

Florida lawyer turned artist featured at the Met

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The law of conservation holds that energy is neither created nor destroyed — only transferred from one form to another....