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

OCBA Elections Nominating Petitions

Posted on: 01/02/2015 3:10 PM

Jan. 30 - Deadline: Interested in a bar leadership role? Please submit your nominating petition by 5:00 p.m., Jan. 30.

OCBA Officers Nominating Petition

OCBA Executive Council Nominating Petition

Young Lawyers Section Nominating Petition

Legal Aid Society Nominating Petition

(All voting members: For upcoming elections, please be sure your email address is correct in the BUSINESS EMAIL field of your membership record by Feb. 10.)

Current Ninth Judicial Circuit News

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.

News from The Florida Bar

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

Click here for News from the Florida Bar.

Law Week Volunteers Needed!

Posted on: 10/13/2014 12:47 PM

Needed Now! Jan. 26, 27, 29. Volunteers for each one-hour presentation of the elementary school mock trial, Wolf v. Pig. Attorneys, paralegals, judges: Step up and have some fun with the little tykes! Contact Andrew Roy ( or Jamie Blucher ( ASAP! Thanks!

Feb. 27 - Deadline. The OCBA Law Week Poster and Speech Contests. Encourage you students' participation by contacting their teachers! See the
cover letter and Poster Contest and Speech Contest rules - and get involved!

JNC News

Posted on: 12/03/2014 4:49 PM

Mar. 2 - Deadline: The Florida Bar will have one lawyer vacancy on each of the 26 Judicial Nominating Commissions (JNCs) this coming year. Read more.

2015 Liberty Bell Award Nominations

Posted on: 11/07/2014 3:44 PM

Mar. 1 - Deadline: Nominations for the Liberty Bell Award, part of OCBA's Law Week program, are now open. The award recognizes a Central Florida citizen or organization not directly involved in the legal profession but that has shown a measurable dedication to civic responsibility and the rule of law. Please read the nomination details and criteria and submit your nomination today!

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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