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Posted on: 11/21/2014 1:53 PM

Wolf v. Pig Mock Trial Volunteers Needed

Posted on: 02/02/2016 8:00 PM

Feb. 11 & 12 - Lawyers and non-lawyers! Volunteer now to help with Law Week's Big Bad Wolf v. Curly Pig mock trials for elementary school kids! Time commitment: 1 hour. Read more.

Evening with the Judiciary

Posted on: 01/11/2016 10:17 AM

Feb. 25 - YLS's Evening with the Judiciary - one of the year's most popular events - begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Orlando Science Center's "Dingo Digs!" Judges, are free and must RSVP directly to Brock Hankins at  All others, please RSVP through the YLS area of the OCBA Store. Deadline: Feb. 20

Foreclosure Sale Payment Change Notice

Posted on: 02/04/2016 11:20 AM

Beginning March 1, 2016, the Orange County Clerk of Courts will begin defaulting all foreclosure sales that are not paid in full by noon (12:00 p.m.) the next business day following the sale.

Prison Library Book Drive

Posted on: 01/29/2016 7:25 PM

Apr. 28 - A very special book drive will be held at the OCBA's Law Week Luncheon. Please see video!

Judge Melton Memorial Service

Posted on: 01/25/2016 9:32 PM

Feb. 12 - A memorial Service will be held for the Honorable Howell Webster Melton, U.S. District Court judge for the Middle District of Florida. Please see details.

I-4 Closures

Posted on: 02/01/2016 8:22 PM

Colonial Drive under I-4 is closing nightly from February 2, 2016 to March 4, 2016. Read more.

Presentation by Raymon Abadin, President, The Florida Bar

Posted on: 10/26/2015 11:00 AM

“Changes in the Profession: The New Legal Marketplace” presentation by Ramón A. Abadin, President of The Florida Bar, to OCBA members on Oct. 22, 2015. Click here to read.

Ninth Circuit Professionalism Panel

Posted on: 01/26/2015 12:25 PM

AO Establishing Local Professionalism Panel - Please see AO 2014-07, which created the Ninth Judicial Circuit Local Professionalism Panel, the Amended Administrative Order, AO 2014-07-A-01, and the Professionalism Panel Complaint Referral Form. To learn more about our Local Professionalism Panel, please see an article by Kristopher J. Kest, Esq.

Amended AO Governing Appellate Process for 9th Circuit

Posted on: 11/05/2015 6:26 PM

Please see Amended Administrative Order No. 2015-10-01 – Governing Appellate Process for the Ninth Judicial Circuit. Note: the only change is the inclusion of “Exhibit B.” Amended AO.

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.

Posted on: 08/27/2013 11:13 AM

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.

Posted on: 01/22/2014 4:45 PM

News from The Florida Bar

Posted on: 10/24/2014 8:09 PM

Click here for News from the Florida Bar.

I-4 Parking Lot Closures

Posted on: 06/07/2015 3:09 PM

Posted on: 09/05/2012 10:18 PM