CLE: Evidence: Learn it, Know it, Admit it or Keep it

Judge Laura Laurie and board certified family law attorney, Meghan Clary will speak on evidentiary issues in family law cases from two perspectives (the bench and the bar). Register for Webinar 12:00 PM - 12:05 PM Opening Remarks & Introductions Jamie Epstein, Fort Lauderdale 12:05 PM - 1:05 PM Presentation: Evidence: Learn it, know it, […]

2022 Out-of-State Retreat

Vintage House at The Estate Yountville 6541 Washington Street, Yountville, CA

Thank you for your interest in this Retreat. We are currently sold out. If you wish to have your name added to the Wait List please contact Ms. Willie Mae Shepherd at A special thank you to the sponsors of the Napa Retreat Sponsorship Information DIAMOND SPONSORS   COCKTAIL RECEPTION SPONSOR BREAKFAST SPONSORS  

Facebook Live: Strategies to Mitigate Common Educational Conflicts Between Parents

Facebook Live

Family Law Facebook Live on Thursday, May 26 at 12 p.m.: 'Strategies to Mitigate Common Educational Conflicts between Parents,' presented by Liz Capone, M.S., Certified Witness in Special Education.   The free, 20-minute presentation will cover: What to do when parents disagree on their child's level of academic performance What to do when parents disagree […]

Florida Bar 2022 Annual Convention

Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek 14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, FL

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CLE: 2022 Family Law Section Legislative Update


DESCRIPTION An in-depth review of all legislation that passed in the 2022 Florida legislative session related to or touching upon marital and family law, including, but not limited to, dissolution of marriage, adoption, dependency, child support, parenting time, alimony, and the like. + REGISTER   CLE CREDITS 1.5 CLE 1.5 Marital & Family Law   […]

Facebook Live! What Attorneys Need to Know About Changes to Florida Statute 49.011

Facebook Live

Immediate Past Chair of the Section's Legislative Committee, Sheena Benjamin-Wise, and Executive Council member, Marck K. Joseph, will present, 'What Attorneys Need to Know About Changes to Florida Statute 49.011,' service of process by publication and the cases in which it is allowed. Bookmark our Facebook Page ⬇️ and tune in for a free, 20 […]

CLE: Trial Preparation: Everything You Want to Know But Were Afraid to Ask

Board certified family law attorney's, David Hirschberg, Esq, and Karen Weintraub Esq, will speak on preparing for trial in family law cases. + REGISTER FOR WEBINAR 12:00 PM - 12:05 PM Opening Remarks and Introductions Stacey Cohen, Esq., Fort Lauderdale 12:05 PM - 1:05 PM Trial Preparation: Everything You Want to Know But Were Afraid […]

2022 Leadership Retreat and Fall Meetings

Biltmore Hotel Miami Coral Gables 1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables, FL

Gathering in the Gables: A Leadership Retreat EVENT CO-CHAIRS Sonja Jean, Esq. Michelle Klinger-Smith, Esq. Jack Moring, Esq.               + REGISTER FOR EVENT + VIEW EVENT BROCHURE + SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES + MEETING SCHEDULE  

CLE: Divorce Mortgage Planning-Better Outcomes for Divorcing Clients


In most family law cases, there are real concerns related to financing strategies involving the real estate, the ability to buy one spouse out, and structuring maintenance in order for the receiving spouse to qualify for a new mortgage. Realtor Don Moll, CDLP, and Nancy Brodzki, Esq. cover financing strategies and hurdles related to the […]

Facebook Live: ‘Changes to Rule 12.490’

Facebook Live

Tune in on the Section's Facebook page @familylawfla for this informative and free update. PRESENTERS General Magistrate Diane Kirigin General Magistrate Beth Luna            

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.