UF Law seminar to focus on professionalism, feature local judges

Published: March 22nd, 2010

Category: Feature, News

Judge Stan R. Morris

Judge Stan R. Morris

Ethics, professionalism and civility will be the focus of discussion during the University of Florida Levin College of Law 2010 Professionalism Seminar. UF law students, faculty and local attorneys are invited to attend the seminar to be held at 9 a.m., Friday, March 26, in UF Law’s Chesterfield Smith Ceremonial Classroom (room 180). The event is free to UF Law students and faculty.

The seminar features keynote speaker Judge Stan R. Morris of the 8th Judicial Circuit of Florida. Judge Morris’ presentation is titled, “Professionalism: The Path to Independence of Lawyers and the Judicial Branch.” Following Judge Morris’ presentation, attendees will break out into small discussion groups lead by judges of the 8th Judicial Circuit of Florida, UF Law faculty and local attorneys to discuss criminal law, estates and trusts, family/domestic relations, personal injury/insurance defense and commercial/transactional law.

To register for the event, UF Law students should contact Dean Rachel Inman at inman@law.ufl.edu.

The seminar is sponsored and supported by the 8th Judicial Circuit of Florida and David B. Mishael, P.A.