News and Events


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

OCBA Elections Nominating Petitions

Posted on: 11/16/2015 12:38 PM

Jan. 29 - Deadline. Please see nominating petitions for upcoming 2016 officer and board positions for OCBA Officers, Executive Council, and Young Lawyers Section, and Trustees for the Legal Aid Society of the OCBA, Inc.

OCBA Officers: Vice President/President Elect; Treasurer, Secretary
OCBA Executive Council: 3 Seats
OCBA Young Lawyers Section: 5 Seats
Legal Aid Society of the OCBA: 2 Seats

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.

Clerk of Courts Self Help Center

Posted on: 09/12/2015 8:50 PM

Now - Spanish-speaking attorneys who practice family law are needed to assist pro se litigants at the Clerk's Self Help Center. Attorneys will assist litigants who need help completing legal forms and have procedural questions regarding family law. See flyer. See FAQs.

News from The Florida Bar

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

Click here for News from the Florida Bar.

Vision 2016

Posted on: 08/27/2015 7:23 PM

Vision 2016 is a comprehensive study being conducted by The Florida Bar relating to the future of the profession. Read: "It's the End of the (Lawyer's) World As We Know It...Do You Feel Fine?" by Grier Pressly, president of the Palm Beach County Bar Association, posted with permission. For more information, Commission studies, recommendations and updates, visit

I-4 Parking Lot Closures

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

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

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