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As Ian batters Florida, volunteers are needed to answer hurricane-related legal questions

Top Stories
As Hurricane Ian ravishes the Florida Peninsula, first responders, utility workers, and recovery crews are hard at work planning their...

Elmore petition for Bar readmission

Announcements
Curtis Marlow Elmore of Gainesville received disciplinary revocation from the practice of law in Florida pursuant to the Supreme Court’s...

The Elements of a Mindfulness Practice

Columns
Mindfulness practices and the law have a lot in common. Both are pathways for moving from confusion and conflict to...

Lesser visits with the Palm Beach County Bar

Top Stories
Florida Bar President Gary Lesser was the keynote speaker September 21 during a sold-out luncheon for members of the Palm...

Hurricane Ian affecting Florida courts

Top Stories
Some Florida appellate and circuit courts were closing Tuesday in anticipation of Hurricane Ian as the massive storm threatened Florida’s...

Lawyer-turned-writer Paul Levine retires his linebacker-turned-attorney character Jake Lassiter

Top Stories
Jake Lassiter, the fictional Miami Dolphins linebacker turned two-fisted attorney, has committed his final caper. Paying the price for too...

Legal Services of Greater Miami elects new officers

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

New consolidated webpage helps Bar members keep track of Supreme Court workgroups

Top Stories
The Florida Bar’s newly formed Special Committee on Changes to the Practice of Law has launched a webpage designed to...

Administrative Law Section’s DOAH Trial Academy sharpens litigation skills

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

New Business Law Section award to recognize public service

Top Stories
With the ABA’s 2022 National Celebration of Pro Bono week fast approaching, the Business Law Section’s Pro Bono Committee has...