News and Events

23rd Annual YLS Charity Golf Tournament

Posted on: 08/04/2014 6:01 PM

The Young Lawyers Section will hold its 23rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament on October 3, 2014 at the Ritz-Carlton Grande Lakes Resort. See Ad for details. Sponsors and Players Sign Up Today!

Breakfast of Champions Sponsorship Opportunities

Posted on: 08/13/2014 4:49 PM

Nov. 6 - The Legal Aid Society's Annual Breakfast of Champions is coming up! Please consider sponsoring LAS's major fundraiser today! For details, contact Donna Haynes at 407-515-1850, or see the flyer!

Orange County Sheriff's Office News

Posted on: 08/28/2014 3:13 PM

Dec. 31 - The Orange County Sheriff’s Office recently conducted a comprehensive review of its special process server program operated under Chapter 48, F.S. The OCSO decided to terminate the program effective December 31, 2014. Therefore, as with the great majority of other Sheriffs’ Offices in Florida, the OCSO will not have a special process server program. Please see full details.

The Hon. Frederick J. Lauten Elected Chief Judge of Ninth Judicial Circuit

Posted on: 08/05/2014 5:57 PM

Aug. 5 - In a unanimous vote, the judges of the Ninth Judicial Circuit Court have elected the Honorable Frederick J. Lauten as Chief Judge. Judge Lauten will replace nine-term Chief Judge Belvin Perry, Jr., who retires from the bench at the end of August. Read more.

Recent Administrative Orders Issued for the Ninth Judicial Circuit

Posted on: 08/06/2014 11:13 AM

The Hon. Belvin Perry, Jr., Chief Judge, Ninth Judicial Circuit, has issued the following Administrative Orders:

Administrative Order No. 2014-04 - Governing Cellular Telephones and other Electronic Devices - effective January 1, 2015

Amended Administrative Order No. 07-96-19-02- Governing Media Interest - High Profile Proceedings - effective January 1, 2015. Note: Information concerning application for court-issued media credentials will be available on the Ninth Judicial Circuit website ( after October 1.

Administrative Order No. 2014-07 - Establishing Ninth Circuit Professionalism Panel - effective June 13, 2014. Note: Exhibit "A" to this Order is the form for submitting complaints to the Professionalism Panel.

Dues Renewal!

Posted on: 05/08/2014 4:10 PM

You still have time to renew your OCBA membership! Renew online - it's convenient! Just login and you'll be directed to your online renewal statement. If you have questions, please contact 407-422-4551, ext. 225.

OCBA Store - Online!

Posted on: 01/04/2011 12:00 AM

Purchase CLEs, RSVP for OCBA luncheons, and register for select seminars online at the new OCBA Store. Plenty of discounts for OCBA members - simply use your login and password. If you don't have it, contact the membership department at or 407-422-4551, ext. 225.

Courthouse Access Cards Now Available!

Posted on: 01/08/2014 1:45 PM

Order your 2014-15 Courthouse Access Card today! Cards are good from Jan. 1, 2014 through Dec. 31, 2015. Fee: $75. Attorney application. Legal Support Staff application.

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