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Supreme Court names Ali Sackett state courts administrator

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The Florida Supreme Court has named Allison “Ali” Sackett as its next state courts administrator. Sackett will serve as the...

District Court of Appeal Workload and Jurisdiction Assessment Committee takes comments

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Florida’s five district courts are functioning well, and the public appears to be satisfied with their current configuration. That’s the...

Lawyers donate time to assist Surfside victims

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Veteran Miami attorney Patrick Montoya is on a mission to deliver just compensation to Surfside disaster victims as quickly as...

Reporters’ Workshop Web Series continues July 29 and August 26

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The Florida Bar’s Media & Communications Law Committee and the Florida Supreme Court will host the next two sessions in...

Court electronic filings stay at a high level for June

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Florida courts saw records for electronically filed documents and for monthly and average daily electronic submissions through the statewide e-filing...

Portal update will require reentering credit card, ACH information

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Lawyers submitting documents and paying filing and other fees through the court system’s statewide e-filing Portal will have to update...

Guardianship Improvement Task Force to hold virtual meeting today

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The Guardianship Improvement Task Force will hold a virtual meeting Thursday, July 22, from 12 to 1:30 p.m., EDT. The...

August 1, 2021 Disciplinary Actions

Disciplinary Actions
The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 21 attorneys, disbarring two, suspending 10, revoking the licenses of one,...

The Mindful Lawyer: Resistance is Fertile

Mindfulness
It’s early morning and you’re on your way to meditate when you abruptly turn around and get back in bed....

Associates & Bruce L. Scheiner assist teen mothers

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Associates & Bruce L. Scheiner, Attorneys for the Injured, joined forces with several Ft. Meyers area organizations to provide clothing,...