The Florida Bar’s Young Lawyers’ Division (“YLD”) has declared the month of May as “Health and Wellness Month”. During May, the YLD has initiated a number of projects geared at bringing awareness to the mental and physical stress often associated with the practice of law. The Young Lawyers’ Section of the Jacksonville Bar Association (“YLS”) […]
The JBA has a very limited number of tickets still available for purchase.“ This inaugural event uniquely combines the opportunity to earn CLE credits, including 5 hours of ethics credits, with a tremendous entertaining networking opportunity. For the price of admission, registrants will receive the following: Access to the conference, including CLE credits and tremendous […]
Watch for the April 20, 2015 Bar Bulletin for a listing of Board Candidates.
JBA members wishing to run for a seat on the Board of Governors must submit a nomination petition signed by 10 active members of the Association. Nominations must be submitted to the Association office, One Independent Drive, Ste. 2201, Jacksonville, FL 32202 no later than 5:00 P.M., Monday, April 6, 2015 along with a recent color […]
The Bench and Bar Professionalism Committee will be accepting nominations through April 17, 2015. There are many outstanding lawyers in our community, and this award is a great way to recognize those members of the JBA who embody and embrace the ideals of professionalism and who practice law with integrity, honor and civility. If you […]
Team Registration Deadline: March 13, 2015 The games will be held at St. Nicholas Park from approximately 6:00pm to 8:00pm. The league will run from March 18th through May 27th. The cost to sign up is $300.00 per team or $30.00 per person. Anyone wishing to sign up or with questions about the league […]
January was a very busy month for Jacksonville Bar Association Board Member, Blane McCarthy. On January 19, 2015 he was presented the Outstanding Pro Bono Service Award of Jacksonville Area Legal Area, but he also was awarded the 2015 The Florida Bar President’s Pro Bono Award.
The Jacksonville Bar Association, Governmental Relations Committee invites you to a reception for candidates for the elected municipal and county offices of the Consolidated City of Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, February 17, 2015 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Lobby of the Wells Fargo Center, One Independent Drive. […]
The program is scheduled for Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at the Wells Fargo Center, 2nd Floor, One Independent Drive. Click on the link for the agenda to review the list of topics and speakers. 8.0 General CLER Credits inclusive of 1.5 Ethics Hours have been applied for with The Florida Bar, including 8.0 Business Litigation […]
30/60 Challenge stirring competition among law firms Kick-Off Event: The JBA has partnered to produce three brief fund-raising Challenge events for JALA. Firms and individuals challenge to participate. JALA will host the Kick-Off event at 5:45 on October 22, 126 W. Adams Street. One event is $30; attend all three events for $60; or […]