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November 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

Description
Learn how to obtain attorneys’ fees in a family law proceedings by complying with the statutory or contractual authority which justify fee awards and by proving need and ability to pay.  This course will cover the Rules of Professional Responsibility, available sanctions, and the case law that impacts attorney fees and cost claims.  Presenters will also share some “Hot Tips” to assist you in your everyday practice when seeking or defending against fee claims.

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Schedule

12:00 PM – 12:05 PM
Welcome and Introductions
William “Trace” Norvell, Esq. West Palm Beach

12:05 PM – 12:45 PM
Attorney’s Fees in Florida-Statutory or Contract Only including:
Statutory Enrollment, Case Law (Need v. Ability to Pay), Contract Entitlement, Court’s Inherent Sanctions, Rosen v. Rosen and Progeny, Practice & Procedure

Catherine M. Rodriguez, Esq., Filler Rodriguez LLP, Miami
Jacqueline M. Valdespino, Esq., Valdespino & Associates, PA, Miami

12:45 PM – 12:55 PM
Hot Tips
Catherine M. Rodriguez, Esq., Filler Rodriguez LLP, Miami
Jacqueline M. Valdespino, Esq., Valdespino & Associates, PA, Miami

1:00 PM
Closing Remarks
William “Trace” Norvell, Esq. West Palm Beach

Details

Date:
November 17
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST
Event Category:

Venue

Webinar

The business of the Family Law Section, whether informal or formal, shall not be recorded in any manner, through any medium, at any time by any participants without the prior written consent from the Section Chair. However, if you are a person with a disability who needs accommodations in order to participate in Section activities, you are entitled to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the Family Law Section Chair at least seven (7) days before the event to request accommodations.