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Ft. Myers attorney Danielle O’Halloran: ‘Everything flooded. My office took on 14 inches of water, front to back, as did all of the businesses downtown’

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Grateful that her family survived Hurricane Ian, Ft. Myers criminal defense attorney Danielle O’Halloran spent most of Monday in her...

WMU-Cooley Law School celebrates 10 years in the Tampa Bay region

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WMU-Cooley Law School faculty, students, alumni, and community members celebrated the 10th anniversary of the law school’s Tampa Bay campus...

Volunteers needed to answer hurricane-related legal questions

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With widespread property damage, loss of power, and displacement, Hurricane Ian-affected residents are facing a bevy of legal questions without...

Legal Services of Greater Miami elects new officers

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Legal Services of Greater Miami recently announced the election of new board of director officers, including President D. Porpoise Evans....

Administrative Law Section’s DOAH Trial Academy sharpens litigation skills

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The Administrative Law Section’s Division of Administrative Hearings Trial Academy, an intense, week-long course intended to simulate real administrative hearing...

Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz sponsors 60 free pet adoptions

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In recognition of 60 years of serving the community, Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz of Ft. Myers is underwriting...

Ukrainian lawyer arrives at UM Law as international arbitration scholarship student

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International arbitration lawyer Anastasiia Sydorenko had settled into working as an associate with a local law firm in Kyiv in...

Attorney leaves the Florida sun for the chill of the Arctic during six-month expedition

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Of all the things the COVID-19 pandemic snatched away from everyday life, travel was the one that hurt Florida Bar...

Bar launches civics education resource for Floridians

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The Florida Bar today launched its updated Benchmarks program, an initiative that provides civics education presentations to Florida community groups...

Jacksonville Bar’s friendly competition looks to clear final fundraising hurdle for local non-profit

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With a significant fundraising goal in its sights, the sixth annual Tallahassee-to-Jacksonville Freed to Run 6.0 marathon trek is getting...