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Judge Schiff swears his son into The Florida Bar

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BROWARD COUNTY JUDGE LOUIS H. SCHIFF, right, had the honor of giving the Oath of Admission to The Florida Bar to his...

The Mindful Lawyer

Columns
The practice of law carries with it a range of uncertainties, with perhaps the most salient being whether the client...

Senate Judiciary moves to do away with the CRC

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Voters would get an opportunity in 2020 to abolish the Florida Constitution Revision Commission under a measure that passed the...

Bill would create a public records exemption for judicial assistants

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When the drunken defendant, a habitual offender facing a lengthy jail sentence, showed up on her front lawn, the judicial...

Orlando lawyer comes to the aid of Bahamians

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Guy Haggard, a veteran pilot and attorney who is board certified in aviation law, spent a sleepless night September 1....

Foundation surpasses $500 million in lifetime grant funding

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The Florida Bar Foundation has surpassed $500 million in lifetime grant funding. With its board’s approval September 13 of $3.3...

Florida Supreme Court releases the July 2019 bar exam results

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The Florida Supreme Court released the following bar examination statistical information developed by the Florida Board of Bar Examiners. These...

Florida’s judicial pay still lags for district and trial court judges

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Florida is the third largest state, but its trial court judicial salaries rank 26th in the country and district court...

Justices Lagoa, Luck nominated for the federal bench

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President Donald Trump announced his intent September 12 to nominate Florida Supreme Court Justices Barbara Lagoa and Robert Luck to...

Making it personal: The effects of alcohol and substance abuse in the legal community

Columns
Since I joined the bench as a county judge in the Ninth Judicial Circuit in 2005, it has been my...