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Improving Individual Trial Ability

Welcome to the Trial Lawyers Section. Formed in 1967, The Trial Lawyers Section is the oldest of bar sections. Our mission is to promote access to courts and to help maintain the independence of the judiciary, two fundamental cornerstones of our system of justice. This year’s focus will be on exploring options to improve the efficiency of our legal system. The term “proportionality” is often used on this topic.
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The Trial Lawyers Section of The Florida Bar is proud to be a diverse group of attorneys representing every race, culture, religion, age, gender, parental status, sexual orientation and disability. Our Section is obligated to help preserve and protect the jury system.
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Welcome to the Trial Lawyers Section

The Trial Lawyers Section of The Florida Bar was established in 1967. The Section has over 5,500 members with membership open to any attorney in good standing with The Florida Bar who shares a common interest in trial advocacy before the courts. Affiliate memberships are also available.
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Rep. Erin Grall & Rep. Dem Diamond


July 9, 2021

Trial Lawyers Honor Rep. Ben Diamond and Rep. Erin Grall with the Legislative Leadership Award

The Trial Lawyers Section, one of the Bar’s oldest and largest, is honoring two lawmakers with its “2021 Legislator of the Year Award.” Rep. Erin Grall, R-Vero Beach, and Rep. Ben Diamond, D-St. Petersburg, will be honored at a June 25 ceremony in St. Petersburg that will coincide with the section’s next meeting, said TLS+ Read More

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