Chair’s Message – August 2018

Dear Section Members, Will we see you in D.C.? The deadline to register for the Appellate Practice Section’s 2018 Fall Meeting and Retreat is fast approaching! September 3 is the last day to reserve your hotel room at our reduced rate, and September 14 is the last day to register to attend or sponsor the...

Chair’s Message – July 2018

Dear Section Members, in selecting me to serve as Chair of the Appellate Practice Section of the Florida Bar, you have given me the ultimate honor, and I am so grateful.  Thanks to the hard work of Immediate Past Chair, Kristin Norse, and countless others who have led our Section, we are doing amazing work...

Chair’s Message – June 2018

It’s been a whirlwind of a year, and I could not have enjoyed it more.  The Section is full of committed, hard-working members who make the job of chair a pleasure.  I wanted to take this last opportunity to write to you to provide an overview of the Section’s activities, much of this taken from our Annual...

Chair’s Message – May 2018

Are you ready to celebrate? We are fast approaching the end of The Bar year and our annual events as a Section. This year we have plenty of reasons to celebrate and some unique opportunities to do so. Next month, I’ll provide a recap of all the accomplishments of the Section over the past year. In the...

January 2018 Chair’s Message

      True confession: I am a believer in New Year’s resolutions. I readily admit that not all of my resolutions stick. But the beginning of each new year provides a needed reminder to take stock of your accomplishments and blessings, reflect on any shortcomings, and chart the best path forward. One of my...

November 2017 Chair’s Message

Greetings! As the weather cools and the days get shorter, the Appellate Practice Section is still hard at work. Thank goodness for Pumpkin Spiced Lattes to keep the energy level up! Here’s a few of the things we have cooking. On November 9, the Section participated in the Diversity and Inclusion Symposium...

October 2017 Chair’s Message

APS October Chair’s Report September has been an eventful month so far, to say the least. My main hope as I write this message, just days after Hurricane Irma left our state, is that our members are safe and secure and have or will have creature comforts (like air conditioning!) restored quickly. We...

September 2017 Chair’s Message

Dear Section Members, I hope you are enjoying the summer and some hard-earned time off for family, friends, and adventure.  Thanks to the Section’s new social media push, I’ve been able to see some of you in your “natural habitat,” as it were.  Keep those photos and “shares” coming!  And if you haven’t...

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