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Leadership Academy Class VIII Application Deadline Extended to Jan. 31st

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January 6, 2020


The Application Period For The 2020-2021 Wm. Reece Smith, Jr. Leadership Academy Class VIII Extended to Jan. 31st!

Want to be considered? Applications are now due by 5:30 p.m. on Jan. 31, 2020.

The Wm. Reece Smith, Jr. Leadership Academy is a multi-session training program designed to help a diverse and inclusive group of lawyers become better leaders. Each year a select group of participants are selected from applications submitted to The Florida Bar to become Academy Fellows.

During their one-year term, Academy Fellows follow a curriculum tailored to enhance their professional development, knowledge base and experience, including attending The Florida Bar events and special educational programs. Academy Fellows are given the opportunity to learn more about the inner workings of the Bar and their role in the legal profession while enhancing their personal leadership skills.

Here’s how to apply: