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State attorneys, PDs seek resources to stem turnover, staff shortages

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Prosecutors and public defenders are warning that skyrocketing turnover and staff shortages have reached crisis levels. Veteran Eight Circuit Public...

Proposed board action

Pursuant to Standing Board Policy 1.60, the Board of Governors of The Florida Bar publishes this notice of intent to...

Foundation works to adapt to revised IOTA rule

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The Florida Bar Foundation Executive Committee will soon make recommendations on complying with recent changes in the Bar’s IOTA program...

YLD board nominations now being accepted

Nominating petitions for positions on the Young Lawyers Division Board of Governors must be received in The Florida Bar headquarters...

Attorneys sought to help restore voting rights

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Volunteer attorneys are being sought to help former felons deal with unpaid court fines and fees that under a state...

Board of Governors nominating petitions are due December 15

Nominating petitions for the 2022 election for the Board of Governors of The Florida Bar must be received in The...

Condominium Law and Policy on Life Safety Issues Advisory Task Force releases its recommendations

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Florida high-rise condominiums should undergo a structural inspection within the next three years, according to a Real Property, Probate and...

Pro bono hours, legal aid donations are up

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Florida lawyers reported providing more than 1.5 million hours of pro bono services — potentially worth more than $380 million —...