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

Executive Council Vacancies

Posted on: 02/01/2018 3:02 PM

The OCBA Executive Council is Accepting Nominations for One (1) One-Year Vacancy and One (1) Two-Year Vacancy for Seats on the Executive Council.

A vacancy on the OCBA Executive Council has been created due to the uncontested election of Executive Council Member Eric C. Reed to a one-year term as Secretary of the Orange County Bar Association for the 2018 to 2019 year.

The remaining term on Mr. Reed's seat on the Executive Council is one (1) year.

A vacancy on the OCBA Executive Council also has been created due to the election of Executive Council Member Anthony F. Sos to a one-year term as President-Elect of the Orange County Bar Association for the 2018 to 2019 year.

The remaining term on Mr. Sos's seat on the Executive Council is two (2) years.

Any "Regular" OCBA members (attorneys) wishing to be considered for the remaining terms shall submit a nominating petition no later than 5:00 p.m., Monday, April 30, 2018, by email to Kim Homer, Executive Director, at khomer@ocbanet.org.


The vacancies will be filled at the next regularly scheduled meeting of the Orange County Bar Association Executive Council to be held on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at 4:30 p.m.

Download nominating petition.


Judicial Candidate Statements

Posted on: 04/11/2018 11:29 AM

Go to The Florida Bar website to see judicial candidate statements. Be sure to check periodically as new statements will be added. Click here.

Courthouse Access Cards

Posted on: 02/01/2018 3:09 PM

Order your 2018-2019 Courthouse Access Card today for quick, easy entrance to the courthouse! Cards good from January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2019. Attorney Application. Legal Support Staff Application.

Ninth Judicial Circuit Podcast

Posted on: 02/05/2018 11:17 AM

See Ninth Circuit podcast that honors victims of the 1984 Orange County Courthouse shooting: "The Shooter, the Victims, the Aftermath."

Legislative Session Updates from The Florida Bar

Posted on: 02/01/2018 3:11 PM

Brown Bagging with the Bobs - RSVP Correction

Posted on: 02/01/2018 3:07 PM

Feb. 12 - RSVP correction: If you plan to attend Brown Bagging with the Bobs "Attorneys' Fees - Hour Two" featuring guest speaker The Hon. Don Myers, please RSVP to Cindy Brown at ctjacb1@ocnjcc.org.

Ninth Judicial Circuit - Expert Witnesses AO

Posted on: 11/14/2017 1:31 PM

On the Ninth Judicial website, please see the administrative order regarding the expert witnesses. The Ninth Judicial Circuit website at www.ninthcircuit.org has additional information, such as new court orders and the billing manual. Please search "expert witnesses" on our website to find this information. Additionally, the court has added to the "expert witnesses" page on the website follow-up orders for reappointing experts to do evaluations. It is under "Follow-Up Orders" on the expert witnesses page.

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.

Posted on: 02/01/2018 3:07 PM

OCBA Luncheon RSVP / Cancellation Policy

Posted on: 04/08/2016 8:45 PM

Immediately - If you have RSVP’d for an OCBA luncheon and find you cannot attend, please cancel your reservation by the published cancellation deadline. To cancel, contact Sasha at sashaj@ocbanet.org. Phone calls will not be accepted. A fee may be charged for reservations not cancelled by the deadline. See policy.