This directory includes contact information and news from area legal associations. Submissions or questions should be sent to email@example.com with the subject line “Legal Calendar” or faxed to (904) 353-2628.
Jacksonville Area Legal Aid
(Carter DeWitt, development director, (904) 356-8371, ext. 314 or jaxlegalaid.org)
Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association
(Amelia Henderson, president, (904) 359-7793 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Organization website is jwla.org.)
Jacksonville Association of Defense Counsel
(Kansas Gooden, president, (904) 353-6241)
Northeast Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
(David Willis, president, email@example.com, (904) 333-3363)
Jacksonville Asian American Bar Association
(Art Stresing, president, (904) 255-4752 or firstname.lastname@example.org)
Northeast Florida Chapter of Friends of 440 Scholarship Fund Inc.
(Holley Akers, (904) 399-8989, or Michael O'Rourke, (904) 398-0811, co-chairs.)
The group meets the first Friday of every month at 4:30 p.m. at The Mudville Grille in the St. Nicholas area.
Federal Bar Association Jacksonville Chapter
(Laura Boeckman, president. The association's website is jacksonvillefederalbarassociation.org.)
Christian Legal Society
(Thomas Harper, president, email@example.com)
Meetings are generally the third Thursday of every month. For information, email Harper or call (904) 396-3000.
Jacksonville Bankruptcy Bar Association
(Katie Fackler, president, (904) 598-8610 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The association’s website is jaxbkybar.com.)
D.W. Perkins Bar Association
(Felicia Wilcox, president, email@example.com.)
General body meetings the first Thursday of every month.
Catholic Lawyers Guild
(Stacy Scaldo, president, (904) 680-7641 or firstname.lastname@example.org)
“First Friday Mass” at noon the first Friday of every month at Immaculate Conception Chapel.
Jacksonville Beaches Bar Association
(David Willis, president, (904) 270-8707)
Meets the third Thursday of the month at The Wine Bar at 320 N. First St. in Jacksonville Beach.
Nassau County Bar Association
(Brett Steger, president, (904) 225-8885 or email@example.com)
Jacksonville Chapter of Association of Legal Administrators
(Erin Juzapavicus, president, (904) 357-3660, firstname.lastname@example.org)
American Board of Trial Advocates Jacksonville Chapter
(Scott Costantino, president, email@example.com)
Jacksonville Justice Association
(Steve Watrel, president, (904) 723- 0030. Dan Iracki, vice president, (904) 356-6071. Kelly Karstaedt, executive director, firstname.lastname@example.org)
Legal Marketing Association Southeastern Chapter, Jacksonville City Group
(Brook Redmond, president)
Collaborative Family Law Group of NE Florida
(Connie J. Byrd, president, (904) 731-0990 or email@example.com)
Association of Certified e-Discovery Specialists Jacksonville
(Chris Dix, president, firstname.lastname@example.org or (904) 359-7730)
Northeast Florida Paralegal Association
(Ivelisse Rodriguez, president, email@example.com or Cindy Houston, first vice president, firstname.lastname@example.org)
Paralegal Association of Florida Inc., First Coast Chapter
(Jennifer Heape, president, email@example.com of (904) 483-5386 or Heather Dugan, first vice president, firstname.lastname@example.org or (904) 630-1212, ext. 5736)
Jan. 19: Event focused on paralegal professionalism, including updated Florida Bar professionalism expectations and updates. Dinner CLE of 1.5 hours approved, 5:30 p.m. at the DoubleTree. RSVP to email@example.com by Jan. 16. Cost is $30 for members, $40 for nonmembers.
Three Rivers Legal Services
(Chardea Murray, pro bono coordinator, (904) 394-7450 ext. 7205, firstname.lastname@example.org)
Association of Corporate Counsel, North Florida Chapter
(Harvey Granger, president, email@example.com, acc.com/chapters/nfl)