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Presidential Perspectives: Scott Hawkins — 2011-12

As part of a project to document the history of The Florida Bar, the former presidents were asked to comment...

Special Bar committee offers research for legislators

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Former Bar Presidents Hank Coxe and Michelle Suskauer will co-chair the new Special Criminal Justice Committee, which will include two...

Sercus named ‘Human Trafficking Prosecutor of the Year’

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ASSISTANT STATEWIDE PROSECUTOR and member of The Florida Bar’s Criminal Law Section, Julie Sercus of Tampa, left, was named “Human...

Jacksonville’s E. Robert Williams Inn of Court honors Cohen

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THE E. ROBERT WILLIAMS INN OF COURT held its inaugural banquet kicking off its 2019-20 term at Epping Forest Yacht...

Law dean said, ‘You’ll change your mind;’ Susan Black proved him wrong

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Like many of the 23 women judges who transformed the federal Judiciary in 1979, Susan Harrell Black was encouraged by...

Miami’s Bianchi educates students about the dangers of hazing

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MIAMI ATTORNEY DAVID BIANCHI recently addressed nearly 2,000 students at Florida State University, the University of Miami, the University of...

The Practice and Process of Law: Checklists for Every Occasion

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Some refer to the practice as part art and part craft. My experience tells me that everything I do as...

Clerk clinics will help restore drivers licenses

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Most of Florida’s clerks of court will be participating in a program during the week of October 12-19 to help...

YLD Summit on Young Government Lawyers set for November 1

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The Young Lawyers Division has put the finishing details on its November 1 gathering in Orlando for government attorneys in...

Practice Tips: Referral fee basics

Do I have to worry about the referral fee rules if I’m only getting the standard 25% referral fee? Can...