2024 Florida Law Update:  Live Webcast and In Person (Orlando)  

June 20, 7:55 AM–4:25 PM: Florida Law Update—live webcast and in person in Orlando—NEW developments in 8 key areas of law. Experienced attorneys will offer insights into recent changes that affect your practice. Webcast registrants have 90-day, on-demand access. 8 CLE credits; 1 certification credit in each area:

Course number 8389 is approved for 8 CLE credits and 1 certification credit in each practice area. Solo & Small Firm Section members register for the live webcast for only $305 and have 90-day, on-demand access. Thank you to Program Chair and Moderator Jennifer Kuyrkendall Griffin, Suwannee County Judge.

Destination CLE Trip to Southern Spain

Here are some nice photos from the Solo & Small Firm Section’s recent destination CLE trip to Southern Spain. Section Chair Cristina Alonso created a fabulous itinerary that included Madrid, Sevilla, Marbella, and Granada. Special thanks to David C. Prather of Smith, Ball, Báez & Prather for sponsoring the section’s destination events, including our trip to Spain. Shout-out to attorneys Liz McCausland, Liz McCausland P.A., and Jason Alderman, The Alderman Law Firm, for presenting the CLE on enhancing your practice with mobile technology. The trip was amazing and we appreciate everyone who joined us!

Avoiding Fee Disputes, Disgorgement and Discipline

July 16, 12–1 PM live InReach Zoom webinar by Gwen Daniel of Smith, Tozian, Daniel & Davis, PA., Tampa. Moderator:  Michelle Adams Gumula. Course number 8436 is approved for 1 CLE, 1 Ethics. Solo & Small Firm Section members register for only $55, with 90-day, on-demand access.
In this webinar, private ethics counsel Gwen Daniel will consider the spectrum from the outrageous attorney and/or the unreasonable client to common ethical problems lawyers should consider but frequently overlook. Safeguard your fees and reputation with practical tips like examining fee contracts, billing, collection, referral services, marketing, attorney liens, and paying your staff. REGISTER

Chambers Florida Spotlight 2025

Chambers, the world’s leading legal rankings and insights intelligence company is shining a light on leading small to medium-sized law firms across Florida.

Discover how your firm can participate and achieve a ranking in the Chambers Florida Spotlight 2025 guide. Click here to learn more.

FREE CLE:  A Solo/Small Law Firm’s Guide to AI-Powered Efficiency & Automation

July 24, 12– 1 PM FREE Free Wednesday Wisdom live Zoom webinar for Solo & Small Firm Section members* by Kate Bell, Clio Affinity Partnerships Manager. Moderator: Jennifer Kuyrkendall Griffin, Suwannee County Judge. Course number and CLE credit pending approval.
*Registration will be approved when section membership is confirmed.
Law firm automation frees up lawyers to focus on utilization efficiencies, improving the success of their firm and client experience. In this session, we’ll walk through the importance and rise of automation in the legal profession, discuss key considerations to keep in mind, and learn the formula for automating the most tedious tasks at your firm with the power of AI. REGISTER

The academy is a comprehensive training and mentorship program designed specifically for pro bono attorneys seeking to deepen their understanding of landlord-tenant law, subsidized housing, lease agreements and common issues, the Fair Housing Act, the foreclosure process and defenses, and affordable housing initiatives. All Peer Academy participants must be licensed to practice law in Florida.