Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske speaker at AAML Institute

Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske spoke on Pyscho-Social Issues Impacting Co-parenting and Case Management with Dr Deborah Day and Dr Jan Faust at the AAML Institute on Friday May 4, 2018 in Orlando. Caroline presented tips and techniques on how to manage clients with psychological or mental health issues that impair the attorney’s ability to communicate with and effectively advocate for their clients.  Caroline is a Fellow in the AAML and past president of the Florida Chapter.

Attorney Jennifer Ficarrotta appointed to continue serving on Certification Committee

Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta is pleased to announce that Attorney Jennifer Ficarrotta has been appointed to continue serving on The Florida Bar Marital and Family Law Certification Committee in the 2018-2019 bar cycle.  The Committee is responsible for reviewing applications to determine if applicants meet the requirement to become a Board Certified Attorney in Marital and Family Law and in writing and grading the examinations applicants are required to pass in order to become board certified.  The Committee consists of 9 members and meetings are held throughout the State of Florida. SBCF is proud of Jennifer’s dedication to promoting excellence in the legal profession.

 

 

Attorney Alex Caballero to Complete Term on Board Certification Committee

In June 2018, Attorney Alex Caballero will conclude his six year term on the Florida Bar Marital and Family Law Certification Committee, including a year as Chair.  The Committee is responsible for reviewing applications to determine if applicants meet the requirement to become a Board Certified Attorney in Marital and Family Law and in writing and grading the examinations applicants are required to pass in order to become board certified.  The Committee consists of 9 members and meetings are held throughout the State of Florida.  Congratulations, Alex!

Attorney Alex Caballero Appointed to The Florida Bar Professional Ethics Committee

On April 18, 2018, Florida Bar President Michelle R. Suskauer appointed Attorney Alex Caballero to the Professional Ethics Committee beginning July 1, 2018. The Professional Ethics committee is charged with the duty of answering ethics inquiries from members of the Bar concerning the inquirer’s own proposed conduct. The committee reviews informal advisory opinions issued by Florida Bar ethics department attorneys. Additionally, the committee publishes formal advisory opinions to guide bar members in interpreting and applying the ethics rules. A formal opinion is published in accordance with Board of Governors approved procedures as a proposed advisory opinion to which Bar members may submit comments.  Congratulations, Alex!

Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske Presenting at AAML 40th Annual Institute

Caroline Black Sikorske is honored to be selected to present at the AAML 40th Annual Institute in Orlando, FL on May 4, 2018. Caroline will be speaking on “Psycho-Social Issues as They Impact Co-Parenting and Attorney Case Management.” Her co-presenters include two nationally recognized experts in the field of Psychology, Dr. Debra Day, Psy.D., and Dr. Jan Faust, Ph.D.

SBCF Big Kahuna Sponsor of HCBA Judicial Pig Roast and 5k Pro Bono River Run

Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta is proud to be a Big Kahuna sponsor for the Hillsborough County Bar Association’s 15th Annual Judicial Pig Roast and 10th Annual 5k Pro Bono River Run to be held on March 3, 2018.  This is a family-friendly event benefiting Bay Area Legal Services and encouraging attorney pledges of pro bono legal services.  Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta is proud to sponsor the Hillsborough County Bar Association and its efforts to enhance the local community.

Attorney Sarah E. Kay Panelist Speaker on the Mechanics of Board Certification

On November 30, 2017, Attorney Sarah E. Kay was a panel speaker during a Florida Bar Family Law Section CLE titled “The Mechanics of Board Certification”.  Sarah earned her Board Certification in Marital and Family Law in 2017.  Congratulations, Sarah!

Caroline Black Sikorske, Esq. Presenter at the AAML National Meeting on Unique Valuation Issues

On November 10, 2017, Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske co-presented on Unique Valuation Issues at the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyerse (AAML) National Meeting in Chicago, IL.  Click on the links below to see pictures.  Congratulations, Caroline!

  

21st Annual HCBA Bench Bar Conference & Judicial Reception

Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta was a proud sponsor of the 12st Annual Hillsborough County Bar Association Bench-Bar Conference and Judicial Reception on October 25, 2017 titled “Perception is Reality: Identifying the Hidden Dangers of Bias in our Profession.” The attorneys of SBCF prioritize participating in and supporting events that promote excellence within the legal profession. Click on the links below to see pictures from the event.

 

 

 

Attorney Sarah E. Kay Presentation on the New Family Law Rules

On August 17, 2017, Attorney Sarah E. Kay gave a presentation titled The New Family Law Rules Explained to the St. Petersburg Bar Association Family Law Section which discussed the new family law stand-alone rules, new collaborative law rules, and possible future changes to family law rules and laws.. Congratulations, Sarah!

Attorney Alex Caballero Selected to Chair the Judicial Nominating Commission for the 13th Judicial Circuit

Commencing August 1, 2017, Attorney Alex Caballero has been selected to Chair the Judicial Nomination Commission for the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, in and for Hillsborough County, Florida. Alex has continuously served as a member of the Commission since August 2012. Alex is a former member and current Emeritus Member of the Florida Board of Bar Examiners, current member and Past Chair of the Florida Bar Marital and Family Law Board Certification Committee, and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Hillsborough County Bar Association. Alex is a Shareholder with Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta practicing exclusively in marital and family law. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) and is Board Certified by the Florida Bar in marital and family law. Congratulations, Alex!

Attorney Sarah E. Kay Leadership Appointments in Family Law Section of Florida Bar

On May 26, 2017, the incoming Chair of the Family Law Section of The Florida Bar appointed Attorney Sarah E. Kay to serve in the following leadership positions within the Section: Chair of the Technology Committee, Co-Chair of the Continuing Legal Education Committee, and Member of the Ad Hoc Constitutional Revision, Equitable Distribution, Finance, and Legislation Committees. Congratulations, Sarah!

 

Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske Co-Presenting at AAML Seminar on Alimony

On May 25, 2017, Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske will be co-presenting at an American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers seminar on what alimony looks like in the modern era.  You can find out more about the event by clicking here.  The attorneys of Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta practice exclusively in the area of marital and family law to offer clients superior, personalized, and high-quality legal services.

Attorney Sarah E. Kay Sworn In as President of Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers

Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta is thrilled to announce that, on May 17, 2017, Attorney Sarah E. Kay was sworn in as the 2017-2018 President of the Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers.  Congratulations, Sarah!

 

May 17, 2017 SBCF Attorneys at the Swearing In Ceremony of Attorney Sarah E. Kay, Esq. as 2017-2018 HAWL President

Attorneys Steve W. Sessums and Caroline Black Sikorske with HAWL Member Deb Werner, Esq. at HAWL luncheon May 17, 2017

Attorney Sarah E. Kay, Esq. 2017-2018 HAWL President with 2016-2017 HAWL President Caroline Johnson Levine, May 17, 2017

Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske at the Annual Conference of the Diplomats of the American College of Family Trial Lawyers

Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske attended the Annual Conference of the Diplomats of the American College of Family Trial Lawyers in NYC the weekend of April 27, 2017.   The American College is a select group of the top family law trial lawyers from across the United States. Lawyers in the College are recognized for handling cutting edge issues of local and national importance in the family law arena.

Attorney Sarah E. Kay Tour Leader and Mock Trial Participant at HAWL Take Your Child to Work Day Courthouse Event

On April 27, 2017, Attorney Sarah E. Kay lead a courthouse tour and served as an attorney in a mock trial presentation as a part of the Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers (HAWL) annual Take Your Child to Work Day event.  Sarah will begin her term as President of HAWL on June 1, 2017.  The attorneys of Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta believe that a successful combination must include one’s education, legal practice, trial work, and public service.

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Attorney Sarah E. Kay at Women’s Bar Association of State of New York 2016 Conference

On June 3, 2016, Attorney Sarah E. Kay, as incoming President-Elect of the Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers, attended the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York’s annual conference at the DonCesar in St. Petersburg to foster relations and promote camaraderie between the organizations.

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Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske Speaker at Collaborative Seminar

On May 20, 2016, Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske presented on the “Four (of Many) Dysfunctions of a Collaborative Team” as part of a panel discussion at the 2016 Annual Conference of the Florida Academy of Collaborative Professionals.  Although the attorneys of Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta PA continue to practice and are experienced in the traditional litigated dissolution of marriage, they are trained in the collaborative divorce process, a cooperative model for resolving disputes without adversarial court proceedings.  Click on the link below to read more about collaborative law.

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Attorney Alex Caballero elected to Board of Directors of Hillsborough County Bar Association

Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta PA is pleased to announce that Attorney Alex Caballero was elected to the 2016-2017 Hillsborough County Bar Association Board of Directors.  Congratulations, Alex!  Alex thanks everyone who supported him in his candidacy.

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Attorney Sarah E. Kay Sworn in as President Elect of Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers

On May 18, 2016, Attorney Sarah E. Kay was sworn in as President-Elect of the Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers and also recognized as recipient of the 2015 HAWL President’s Award.  Congratulations, Sarah!

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Attorney Jennifer Ficarrotta appointed to Florida Bar Certification Committee

Incoming Florida Bar President William J. Schifino, Jr. has appointed Attorney Jennifer Ficarrotta as member of the 2016-2017 Florida Bar Certification Committee.  Congratulations, Jennifer!

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Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske Appointed to Florida Bar Rules Committee

Incoming Florida Bar President William J. Schifino, Jr. has appointed Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske as member of the 2016-2017 Florida Bar Rules Committee and committee liaison to The Florida Bar Rules of Judicial Administration Committee.  Congratulations, Caroline!

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2016-2017 HCBA Board of Directors election concluding May 16, 2016

Attorney Alex Caballero of Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta PA thanks all HCBA members who have voted in the 2016-2017 HCBA Board of Directors election and appreciates the support he has received in his candidacy.  Voting ends on May 16, 2016!

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Attorneys of Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta PA support Lanse Scriven’s candidacy for President of The Florida Bar

While at the 38th Annual Institute of the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers on May 6, 2016, Attorneys Jennifer Ficarrotta, Andrew Reder, Caroline Black Sikorske, and Alex Caballero pose for a picture with Lanse Scriven, a member of The Florida Bar Board of Governors. The attorneys of Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta PA support Governor Scriven’s candidacy for President of The Florida Bar.

One week left to vote for Attorney Alex Caballero for 2016-2017 HCBA Board of Directors

Today is May 6, 2016 and there is one week left to vote for the 2016-2016 HCBA Board of Directors!  Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta PA Attorney Alex Caballero, would appreciate your support and vote.  If you are an eligible voter and have not yet received your on-line balloting instructions, please contact HCBA at hcbarsvp@hillsbar.com or (813) 221-7777.  Voting ends May 16, 2016!

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Attorney Alex Caballero candidate for 2016-2017 HCBA Board of Directors

The election for the 2016-2017 HCBA Board of Directors is underway!  Attorney Alex Caballero, a Board Certified Marital and Family Law attorney, Fellow of the AAML, and active member of the HCBA and The Florida Bar, is a qualified candidate in this election.  Alex would appreciate your support and vote.  All eligible voters should have already received an e-mail with instructions for on-line voting.  If you are an eligible voter and have not yet received your e-mail, please contact HCBA at hcbarsvp@hillsbar.com or (813) 221-7777.  Voting ends May 16, 2016!  Thank you for your support and vote! Alex Caballero

Elections for 2016-17 HCBA Board of Directors Began

On May 2, 2016, the election for the 2016-17 HCBA Board of Directors began.  Attorney Alex Caballero, a Board Certified Marital and Family Law attorney, Fellow of the AAML, and active member of the HCBA and The Florida Bar, is a qualified candidate in this election.  Alex would appreciate your support and vote. All eligible voters will receive an e-mail from intelliscaninc.com with instructions for on-line voting.  Eligible voters who do not receive an e-mail, please contact HCBA at hcbarsvp@hillsbar.com or (813) 221-7777.  Thank you for your support and vote!

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Attorney Alex Caballero in election for Director of Hillsborough County Bar Association

Attorney Alex Caballero has applied to be a Director of the Hillsborough County Bar Association (HCBA).  He would appreciate your support and vote.  The election will be May 2-16th.  In addition to being Board Certified in Marital and Family Law and a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Alex is actively involved in state and local professional legal organizations.  Alex’s dedication to professionalism within the practice of law includes previously serving as Chair of the Family Law Section of the HCBA and currently serving as Chair of the Florida Bar Family Law Section Certification Committee.. He is also a member of the 13th Judicial Circuit Judicial Nominating Committee.  Thank you for your support and vote!

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Announcement – Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske at AAML Mid-Year Meeting

March 16-18, 2016, Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske attended the national Mid-Year Meeting of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) in Nassau, the Bahamas. This year’s national conference includes advanced an continuing education component focusing on discovering hidden and off-shore assets in divorce proceedings.

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Announcement – Attorney Alex Caballero Presentation on Equitable Distribution

On February 4, 2016, Attorney Alex Caballero co-presented a 2 hour continuing legal education seminar titled “Complex Issues in Equitable Distribution” for the Marital & Family Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association.  Mr. Caballero spoke on the issues of business valuations in equitable distribution and stock options, restricted shares, and other employee benefits.  As a board certified attorney in Marital and Family Law and a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, he speaks frequently on family law matters and specializes in handling complex family law matters.

Announcement – Alex Caballero to present on Complex Issues in Equitable Distribution

On February 4, 2016 starting at 1 PM, Attorney Alex Caballero will be co-presenting a 2 hour continuing legal education seminar titled “Complex Issues in Equitable Distribution” for the Marital & Family Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association.  Mr. Caballero will be specifically speaking on the issues of business valuations in equitable distribution and stock options, restricted shares, and other employee benefits.  Mr. Caballero is board certified in Marital and Family Law and a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.  He speaks frequently on family law matters and specializes in handling complex family law matters.  To register or for more information, please click here.

Announcement – Caroline Black Sikorske Presentation

On September 30, 2015, Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske spoke at the Hillsborough County Bar Association Marital and Family Law Section Luncheon on “Proactive Management of the Family Law Practice.”  Congratulations, Caroline!

Announcement – Attorney Andrew D. Reder Member of HCBA Leadership Institute

Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta PA is pleased to announce that Attorney Andrew D. Reder has been accepted into the Hillsborough County Bar Association Leadership Institute Class for 2015-2016.  The HCBA Bar Leadership Institute aims to identify and develop young attorneys of diverse backgrounds who have the potential to grow into future leaders.  Congratulations, Andrew!

Announcement – Attorney Alex Caballero Trial Advocacy Workshop Leader

Attorney Alex Caballero will be a workshop leader at the Florida Bar Family Law Section 2015 Trial Advocacy Workshop that will be held August 6-9, 2015.  The seminar is intended to improve a family law lawyers’ trial skills in preparing and presenting a family law case from beginning to end. 

 

Announcement – Attorney Sarah Kay incoming HAWL Vice President of Membership

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!

Announcement – International Association of Collaborative Law Professionals in Vancouver

During the weekend of October 24, 2014, Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske attended the International Association of Collaborative Professionals meeting in Vancouver, Canada to internationally promote the practice of collaborative family law.  Click below to see a picture of Caroline with other collaborative law professionals from Florida.

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Announcement – Clearwater Oyster Roast Best Decor Award

On May 16, 2014, the Clearwater Bar Association announced that Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA’s booth The Sweet Taste of Freedom at the 75th annual Oyster Roast won Best Décor.  Click here to see a picture of Attorney Jennifer Ficarrotta and Scheduling Assistant Nelva Aleman with the award. 

Announcement – Law & Liberty Dinner

On May 15, 2014, Attorneys Caroline Black Sikorske, Jennifer Ficarrotta, and Sarah E. Kay attended the Hillsborough County Bar Foundation 6th annual Law & Liberty Dinner the proceeds of which support and promote programs and projects that encourage assistance to the poor and disadvantaged, primarily with regard to their legal needs, and to educate the public about the legal system.  Award-winning commentator, actor, and economist Ben Stein was the key note speaker at the dinner.  Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA is proud to support the philanthropic efforts of the Hillsborough County Bar Foundation.

Announcement – Sarah E. Kay sworn in as HAWL Vice President of Programs

On May 14, 2014, Attorney Sarah E. Kay was sworn in as the Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers’ Vice President of Programs.  Congratulations, Sarah!

Announcement – 75th Annual Clearwater Bar Oyster Roast

On March 29, 2014, Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA sponsored a booth at the 75th Annual Cleaterwater Bar Oyster Roast.  Click on the links below to see the pictures. Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA would like to thank Sugarman Candy of Tampa for providing us with the goodies that made our decorations deliciously sweet!

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Announcement – Attorney Alex Caballero & Office Administrator Bill Murphy 5k Pro Bono River Run Results

Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA is excited to announce that Attorney Alex Caballero finished 2nd and Office Administrator Bill Murphy finished 3rd in their respective age groups in the 2014 HCBA 5k Pro Bono River Run on March 22, 2014.  Congratulations Alex & Bill!

Announcement – MBC is Winner at the 11th Annual HCBA Judicial Pig Roast

Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA is delighted to announce its booth won “Best Decorated Booth” at the 11th Annual Hillsborough County Bar Association Judicial Pig Roast on March 22, 2014.  Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA is enormously grateful to CBIZ MHM, LLC (formerly Lewis Birch & Ricardo, LLC) and all of the friends and family members who helped.  Click on the links below to see some pictures.

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Announcement – Attorneys Caroline Black Sikorske & Alex Caballero Speak on Evidence

On March 7, 2014, Attorneys Caroline Black Sikorske  and Alex Caballero spoke at the Florida Bar Family Law Section Seminar in Orlando, Florida entitled “Evidence:  A Family Law Practitioner’s Winning Game Plan.”  Caroline spoke about how to choose, organize and present evidence.  Alex spoke on digital and electronic evidence issues.  Congratulations Caroline & Alex!

Florida Supreme Court issues advisory opinion on eligibility of undocumented immigrants for admission to the Florida Bar

On March 6, 2014, the Supreme Court of Florida responded to a petition from the Florida Board of Bar Examiners advising that undocumented immigrants are ineligible for admission to the Florida Bar.  Click on the link below to read the Supreme Court’s full advisory opinion.

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Save the date – Florida Bar Seminar on Evidence on March 7, 2014

Attorneys Caroline Black Sikorske  and Alex Caballero will be speaking at the Florida Bar Family Law Section Seminar on March 7, 2014 in Orlando, Florida entitled “Evidence:  A Family Law Practitioner’s Winning Game Plan.”  Caroline will speak about how to choose, organize and present evidence.  Alex will speak on digital and electronic evidence issues.  The seminar is scheduled from 8:45 am to 4:00 pm and will have other great presenters discussing evidence issues in family law practice.  If you are interested in getting more information about the seminar or attending the seminar click HERE.

Announcement – HCBA 5k River Run Promotion

On January 16, 2014, Attorney Sarah E. Kay dressed as a pig to promote the 2014 HCBA 5k Pro Bono River Run taking place on March 22, 2014.  Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA is proud to sponsor the Hillsborough County Bar Association and its efforts to enhance the local community. Click on Picture 1, Picture 2, and Picture 3 to see pictures of Sarah as the 5k pig.  Click here to read more about the race and for on-line registration.

Save the Date – HCBA 6th Annual 5k Pro Bono River Run on March 22, 2014

Hillsborough County Bar Association is gearing up for its 6th Annual 5k Pro Bono River Run on March 22, 2014.  This is a family-friendly event benefiting Bay Area Legal Services and encouraging attorney pledges of pro bono legal services.  Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA is proud to sponsor the Hillsborough County Bar Association and its efforts to enhance the local community. 

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Announcement – HCBA Collaborative Law Section Luncheon

Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske spoke about the Hillsborough County Bar Association’s Collaborative Law Section’s goals and work at the Section’s October 3, 2013 luncheon.  The Collaborative Law Section’s mission is to promote the Collaborative Law process to the public and legal profession as a viable and often preferred means of resolving divorces and other disputes between parties and through education to improve the practice skills and techniques of collaborative law professionals.

Announcement – Caroline Black Sikorske Chair of HCBA Collaborative Law Section

Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA is pleased to announce that Attorney Caroline Black Sikorske is the new Chair of the Collaborative Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association.  Caroline is also the Immediate Past President of the Tampa Bay Collaborative Divorce Group.  Congratulations, Caroline!

Announcement – Alex Caballero, Immediate Past Chair of Marital and Family Law Section of HCBA

On May 23, 2013, Attorney Alex Caballero completed his term as Chair of the Marital and Family Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association for 2012-2013.   Congratulations, Alex!

2013 HCBA 5k Pro Bono River Run On-Line Registration Now Open

The 2013 HCBA 5k Pro Bono River Run is a family friendly event which encourages pro bono legal services.  Click on the link below to register on-line for the 5k Pro Bono River Run.  Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA is a proud supporter of the Hillsborough County Bar Association and its efforts to enhance the local legal community.

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Announcement – Jennifer Ficarrotta presentation on ethics

On January 23, 2013, attorney Jennifer Ficarrotta gave a lively and entertaining presentation on ethics as a part of the HCBA Family Law Section continuing legal education seminar titled “Preparing Your Family Law Case for Trial.”

Announcement – Alex Caballero co-presenter on effective client communication

On January 23, 2013, Attorney Alex Caballero was a co-presenter at the HCBA Family Law Section quarterly meeting.  Alex spoke about effectively communicating with clients during a divorce proceeding.

2013 HCBA 5k Pro Bono River Run & Judicial Pig Roast/Food Festival

On March 23, 2013 the Hillsborough County Bar Association will host its annual 5k Pro Bono River Run and Judicial Pig Roast.  The Pig Roast starts at 5 PM on the grounds of the Stetson Tampa Law Center campus.  The 5k Pro Bono River Run will start at 5:30 PM near Bush Ross and the Stetson Tampa Law Center campus.  Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA is proud to support the Hillsborough County Bar Association and its efforts to recognize the judiciary and promote the availability of pro bono legal services in the Hillsborough County community.

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Announcement – Sarah E. Kay President of HCBA Leadership Institute Class of 2013

Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA is pleased to announce that Attorney Sarah E. Kay has been installed as President of the HCBA Leadership Institute Class of 2013.  Congratulations Sarah!

Announcement – Sarah E. Kay member of HCBA Leadership Institute Class of 2013

Attorney Sarah E. Kay has been invited to join the Hillsborough County Bar Association Leadership Institute Class of 2013.  The Leadership Institute identifies and develops young attorneys of diverse backgrounds who have exhibited leadership potential.  Congratulations, Sarah!

Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers Food Drive

On November 9, 2011, Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA will be participating in the Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers food drive to benefit Feeding America Tampa Bay.  Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA believes that excellence as attorneys is achieved through not only one’s education and legal experience but also through one’s positive contributions to the community.

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Florida Supreme Court Adds a Pledge of Fairness, Integrity, and Civility to Oath of Attorney

On September 12, 2011, the Florida Supreme Court added language to the Oath of Attorney administered to new members of the Florida Bar with which new Florida Bar members promise to treat opposing parties and their counsel with fairness, integrity, and civility in court and in all written and oral communications.  To see Florida Supreme Court opinion and revised Oath of Attorney, click on the link below.  Sessums Black Caballero Ficarrotta, PA prides itself on treating all persons with whom it interacts fairly, civilly, and with integrity while zealously advocating for its clients.

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