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 The Florida Association for Women Lawyers
presents its
FAWL Summit 2018
Please join us for networking and CLE Programming
on Current Issues for Women Lawyers
a Special Evening
Honoring Justices Barbara J. Pariente and  Peggy A. Quince
as we celebrate their legacy on Florida’s Highest Court
on October 12, 2018

One Ocean Resort & Spa
1 Ocean Boulevard, Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

October 11 - 13, 2018
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Approved for 5.0 General & Bias Elimination CLE Credits, Intermediate Level
Click HERE to Download CLE Certificate of Accreditation

Thank You to the The Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division
for Supporting Scholarships for Young Lawyers and Law Students

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 Thursday, Oct. 11  
5 - 7 p.m. Welcome to Jacksonville Reception
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Tables for 8 Dinners - Dutch Treat
 Friday, Oct. 12  
8 - 9 p.m. Breakfast
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. CLSMF Helpline on the Road
Pro Bono Legal Aid Mobile Call Center
9 - 9:50 a.m. Rainmaking for Women Lawyers: Turning a Mist into a Deluge
Moderator: Simone Marstiller, Gunster, Former Judge Florida’s First District Court of Appeals
Panelists:   Susan V. Warner, Fisher Broyles, Charmaine T.M. Chiu, Smith Hulsey & Busey, Kate Mesic, Law Offices of Kate Mesic, P.A.
10 - 10:50 a.m. Parental Leave: The Proposed Continuance Rule and Practical Strategies to Make it Work
Moderator:  Jennifer Shoaf Richardson, Jackson Lewis P.C.
Panelists: Lindsay Tygart, Coker Law, Amber Donley, Donley Law Firm, Christen E. Luikart, Murphy Anderson Law, Kelli Lueckert, Anderson Glenn LLP
11 - 11:50 a.m. Lessons Learned: Finding Joy & Achieving Confidence by Spreading Your Sunshine
Melanie S. Griffin, Managing Partner – Tampa Office, Dean Mead
12 - 2 p.m. Intersectionality Luncheon: Exploring the Experiences of Women of Color in the Legal Profession
Moderator: Kristin Norse, Kynes, Markman & Felman, P.A.
Panelists:  Melba Pearson, President of the Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association and Deputy Director for American Civil Liberties Union of Florida; Joni Poitier, Moseley Pritchard Parrish Knight & Jones, Janee Prince, Office of the Public Defender – Hillsborough County, Editor in Chief of Ms. JD; LaShawnda K. Jackson, President, Virgil Hawkins Florida Chapter National Bar Association and Partner, Rumberger Kirk & Caldwell
2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Grant Presentations
6:30 - 8 p.m. Cocktail Reception
7:30 - 10 p.m. Women of the Florida Supreme Court:
a Celebration honoring the Careers of Justice Barbara Pariente and Justice Peggy Quince
 Saturday, Oct. 13  
8 - 10 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 - 10:30 a.m. Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk with Team JWLA
(for those not attending the Board meeting)
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. FAWL Board of Directors Meeting

Hotel Information
One Ocean Resort & Spa

1 ocean Blvd, Atlantic Beach. FL 32233
Group Rate: $179+ per night the nights of Thursday, Oct. 11 & Friday, Oct. 12.
Group Rate Cutoff Date: Sept. 20 or until the group block is sold out.
The hotel is offering the group rate for the night of Saturday, Oct. 13 on a space-available basis.
Call 904-249-7402 or 800-874-6000 and mention Group Code 10010102794.

Group Reservations
Individual Ticket Prices Click here to register
Member Non-Member
Full Summit Registration - includes Welcome Reception, Friday Breakfast, 5.0 hours of CLE, Friday Luncheon and Celebration Reception & Dinner, Saturday Breakfast
Early Bird (until 8/15) $350 $550
Regular (8/16 - 9/12) $400 $550
Late (after 9/12) $600 $750
Welcome to Jacksonville Reception Only $60 $60
CLE Only - Includes 5.0 hours of CLE & Lunch $100 $150
Government/Not-for-Profit/In-House $75 $75

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Sponsorships click here for details  
Summit Presenting Sponsor $10,000
Friday Cocktail Reception Presenting Sponsor $5,000
 Thursday Welcome Reception Presenting Sponsor SOLD OUT
 Barkett Celebration Dinner Sponsor  $2,000
 Atkinson Celebration Dinner Sponsor $1,000
 Pinnell Celebration Dinner Sponsor  $500
 Breakfast Sponsor $1,500
 CLE Beverage Station Sponsor $500
 Attendee Gift Bag Sponsor $500
Attendee Name Tag Sponsor $500


FAWL Summit 2018 Sponsors    
Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association
A FAWL Chapter
Welcome Reception Sponsor


Friday Breakfast Sponsor


Saturday Breakfast Sponsorship

Edwards & Ragatz, P.A.
Barkett Celebration Dinner Sponsor

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Barkett Celebration Dinner Sponsors

Smith Hulsey Busey Logo
Barkett Celebration Dinner Sponsor

Atkinson Celebration Dinner Sponsor

Atkinson Celebration Dinner Sponsor

Attendee Gift Bag Sponsor


Attendee Name Tag Sponsor



For more information and to become a Summit sponsor, click here or contact:
     Susan Warner, Summit Committee Chair
     904.293.0725, [email protected]

     Kevin Hudson, Executive Director
     286.241.3295, [email protected]