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Elder Law Section of The Florida Bar 2016 Annual Convention

June 17, 2016

"Special Needs Trusts in Florida" CLE (Course No. 2339)
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Floridian Ballroom L – Hilton Bonnet Creek

Awards Reception
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m
Jade/Lexington – Waldorf Astoria

Executive Council Meeting
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m
Jade/Lexington – Waldorf Astoria

Hotel Information
Make your hotel room reservations online or contact the hotel and indicate you will be attending the 2016 Annual Convention of The Florida Bar. Our special group rate starting at $189 and will be available until May 25, 2016 or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane
Orlando, Florida 32821
Group Code: HTFB

Waldorf Astoria Orlando
14200 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane
Orlando, Florida 32821
Group Code: WTFB

Note: No Resort fee and Self-Parking is $10 and Valet $15 per day/overnight. There will be a limited number of daily self-parking for $7 per vehicle.

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Membership to The Florida Bar Elder Law Section is open to any licensed attorney interested in the legal issues of the elderly in Florida.


Bylaws of the Elder Law Section [PDF]

Member Benefits

  • Seminars on Elder Law Issues
  • The Advocate-Section Magazine (3 per year)
  • Free mentoring call every other month with CLE
  • Speaking opportunities
  • Publishing opportunities
  • DCF Fair Hearing Subscriptions
  • Committee Leadership Opportunities
  • On-line membership directory
  • Printed FL Board Certified Elder Law Attorney Directory
  • Legislative & Administrative Advocacy

The section provides a newsletter -- The Advocate -- published three times a year. Members are encouraged to submit articles to contribute to the publication.

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Florida Bar Elder Law Section, Aging Life Care Association Florida Chapter, the Office of Attorney General Pam Bondi and Stetson University College of Law proudly present:

A Day in the Life of an Exploitation Report

Friday, September 30, 2016
Live program and webcast

This full-day CLE will cover the How, What and Where of a Financial Exploitation Investigation:

  • How is the initial abuse complaint handled by the Department of Children and Families hotline?
  • What does the Adult Protective Services Investigation do to investigate the case?
  • Where does the case go after the investigation?
  • How are these cases prosecuted civily and criminally?

Tampa Law Center
1700 N. Tampa Street
Tampa, Florida 33602

For more information
call 727-562-7898

The Academy of Florida Elder Law Attorneys presents Elder Concert: A multidisciplinary Elder Care Conference September 16, 2016 at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton CLE available

For more information please visit

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We offer members a subscription to reported fair hearings regarding ICP Medicaid from the Department of Children and Families.

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