State of Our Profession 2016 Posted June 3, 2016 by Tallahassee Bar Association


The State of Our Profession presentation has been approved for 0.5 CLE credits (general). To report the completion of this program, use the course number 1604196N.

Florida Bar President Ramón Abadin
State of Our Profession 2016

Florida Bar President Ramón Abadin’s final video message to members is a 30-minute free CLE presentation that focuses on the challenges facing the legal profession in a rapidly evolving marketplace.

Technology, particularly the internet, is changing the way consumers shop for legal services. Thanks to emerging technologies, customers rely on variety of providers – including nonlawyer companies that offer simplified legal forms and legal research – to find legal services. In his State of Our Profession presentation, President Abadin invites Florida lawyers to adapt to a new reality while expanding access to justice and upholding the Bar’s standards of professionalism.

President Abadin’s presentation has been given at local bar associations and other groups around the state.

Click image below to view the video.