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FCLAA helps legal aid offices assist each other

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When you think about it, calling something the “Project Directors Association” could apply to a group of dam-building engineers or...

Florida lawyers earn board certification

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The Board of Legal Specialization and Education congratulates the 60 lawyers who recently earned Florida Bar board certification, which recognizes...

ABA honors Guardian ad Litem’s Martin as a ‘Reunification Hero’

Regular News
June was National Reunification Month, stressing the importance of helping vulnerable families stay together, and the ABA honored the Florida...

Court employee runs in support of Gold Star families

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Alexandre Silva, the 17th Judicial Circuit’s network communications manager, participated in the Freedom 4 Miler Run on the Fourth of...

Governor appoints five judges of compensation claims

Regular News
Gov. Ron DeSantis July 2 appointed John Moneyham, Brian Anthony, and Erik Grindal judges of compensations claims. He also reappointed Judges...

Gov. DeSantis makes 75 Judicial Nominating Commission appointments

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Gov. Ron DeSantis July 2 made 75 appointments and reappointments to Florida’s Judicial Nominating Commissions. Florida Supreme Court Judicial Nominating...

Florida bar exam date changed to avoid primary election day

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The Florida Board of Bar Examiners, with the approval of the Supreme Court of Florida, announces a change to the...

Chief Justice Canady amends orders to address Phase 3 of the state courts’ pandemic operations

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Florida’s Chief Justice Charles Canady issued two new administrative orders on July 2 to provide more detailed guidance on the...

Caribbean Bar Association celebrates National Caribbean-American Heritage Month

Regular News
In celebration of National Caribbean-American Heritage Month, the Caribbean Bar Association hosted a “Meet the Caribbean-American Candidates & Civic Leaders”...

Florida Courts E-Filing Authority expects monthly upticks in filings

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With an expectation that the slump in electronic court filings will be over by the end of the year, the...