OCBA Committees

The OCBA has 24 committees designed to provide you with current and timely information in your legal specialty area, develop CLE seminars, submit articles for The Briefs magazine and participate in a wide variety of community service projects and OCBA-sponsored social events. We encourage you to become involved with one or more of these committees.

Committee chairs and members - You are invited to submit articles on a substantive topic for publication consideration in The Briefs. Please see details and publication schedule. If you have questions, please contact Peggy Storch, Communications Manager, by email.



Select a committee name below to learn more.

Solo & Small Firm Committee

Meeting time and location

Third Tues. of the month, 12:00-1:00 p.m., OCBA


Committee Chair

  • Hector Hernandez
  • Hector Hernandez, Attorney at Law
  • 37 N. Orange Ave.
  • Ste. 500
  • Orlando, FL 32801
  • 407-792-4513
  • Contact by email

Committee Co-Chair

  • Christine J. Lomas
  • LomasLaw, P.A.
  • 641 W. Fairbanks Ave.
  • Ste. 110
  • Winter Park, FL 32789
  • 407-622-5020
  • Contact by email

Tax Law Committee

Meeting time and location

Contact Chair for meeting information.

Co Chair

  • TBD

Technology Committee


The committee provides a forum to share ideas and provide information regarding best practices for utilizing technology to enhance the practice of law and to better understand the impact of technology on litigation and the courts.


Meeting time and location

3rd Thurs. of every other month, 12:00-1:00 p.m., OCBA


Committee Chair

  • Daniel D. Whitehouse
  • Whitehouse & Cooper, PLLC
  • 390 N. Orange Ave.
  • Ste. 2300
  • Orlando, FL 32801
  • 321-800-8529
  • Contact by email

Workers' Compensation Law Committee

2013-2014 meeting time and location TBD.

There is no chair at this time.


Veterans Committee

Meeting time and location

Please contact chair for meeting information.



Committee Chair

Photo of Todd C. Smith
  • Everett L. McKeown
  • Veterans Legal Advocates, P.A.
  • 5513 Meadow Pine Ct.
  • Orlando, FL 32819
  • 407-701-1645
  • Contact by email