On May 21, 2015 Attorney Sarah E. Kay was sworn-in as the 2015-16 Vice President of Membership for the Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers. Congratulations, Sarah!
On May 14, 2015, Paralegals Lorri Rowell and Michele Tawzer, as a part of their regular membership, attended the monthly meeting of the Tampa Bay Paralegal Association which included a legal education component titled “An In-Depth Look at the Chapter 13 Trustee Program.” The Tampa Bay Paralegal Association, Inc.’s mission includes establishing the standard of excellence in the paralegal profession through its work on issues of regulation, ethics, and education.
May 1, 2015 marked the end of Florida’s 2015 legislative session and the end to two pending family law-related bills: one which proposed major changes to the current alimony laws and the other which would have standardized the practice of collaborative law in Florida. Click on the link below to read an article discussing the bills and their statuses as of May 1st. Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA prides itself on staying abreast of legislation which may impact its clients.