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Legal Talk Network Covers The 2016 Annual Florida Bar Convention

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Kimberly Faber

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Earlier this month, Legal Talk Network traveled to Orlando to cover the 2016 Annual Florida Bar Convention. At the event, producers spokes with representatives, committee leaders, practice group leaders, presidents and past presidents, and more.

The coverage begins with leadership and The Florida Bar as Legal Talk Network host Adriana Linares talked to former, current, and future bar presidents Ben Hill, Ramón A. Abadin, and Bill Schifino. During the conversation, each president addressed issues and themes in their time as leader. They discussed the importance of trusting their executive director and why it’s important for young lawyers to get involved with the bar early in their career. Listen here: 2016 Annual Florida Bar Convention: Past, Present, and Future Bar Presidents.

Like many bar associations, The Florida Bar disseminates information and pertinent efforts through its committees, divisions, and sections. Interviews with many of these groups allow listeners to learn about current efforts, programs, and future events. Convention Co-Chairs Melanie S. Griffin and Renée Thompson discussed their recent security challenges, efforts to provide a family-friendly venue, and proudest moments during event prep. Next year’s convention will return to Boca Raton and the top three reasons Florida lawyers should attend. Listen here: 2016 Annual Florida Bar Convention: Organizing The Event

Pete Sweeney, chair of the Member Benefits Committee of The Florida Bar chats with Adriana Linares about his committee’s role, the offering of member benefits, and how companies can pitch new services and products to The Florida Bar’s member benefits program.Listen here: 2016 Annual Florida Bar Convention: Member Benefits Committee

Similar to previous years, the 2016 Annual Florida Bar Convention featured many wonderful speakers. Legal Talk Network spoke with former ABA President William Hubbard, Barbara Leach, Jay Kim, Kimberly Sanchez, Andrea Eliscu, Denis deVlaming.

All in all, 14 interviews cover the event. Listen to the interviews here: Special Reports from The 2016 Annual Florida Bar Convention.

About Legal Talk Network

Legal Talk Network is an online media network for legal professionals with podcasts that highlight current legal news and analysis as well as provide high-quality educational content to its listeners. Legal Talk Network’s shows also cover the important tools, technology and events that shape the industry. With award-winning hosts and high-profile guests, listeners from around the world tune in for Legal Talk Network’s podcasts. Legal Talk Network is owned and operated by LAWgical, specializing in marketing, software and media for the legal industry. Follow on Twitter @LegalTalkNet.




Posted by:
Kimberly Faber

As Director of Marketing and Multimedia, Kimberly sets strategy for outreach, distribution, social media, and network growth, and manages multimedia production for the network. She has a Bachelor of Science with a background in design, marketing, production, editorial, and operations and strategy. Kimberly consults with the production, operations, and tech teams on a variety of projects and initiatives. You can follow Kimberly on Twitter at @kimberlyfaber.