PBCBA BAR BULLETINS pbcba_bulletin_june 2018

PALM BEACH COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION BULLE IN WWW.PALMBEACHBAR.ORG | OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE PALM BEACH COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION | JUNE 2018 Annual Judicial Reception YLS will be hosting their 9th Annual Fishing Tournament on June 23rd. Proceeds from this event will benefit Legal Aid’s Educational Advocacy Project and the AustinBlu Foundation. It’s not too late to participate in the fishing and the fun. Please visit our website for more information. PBCBA President Sia Baker-Barnes, FL Supreme Court Justices Jorge Labarga and Barbara Pariente and FL Bar President-Elect Michelle Suskauer Come rain or shine, (and it was pouring most of the evening) more than 300 members recently honored our judiciary and their assistants during our annual Judicial Reception at The Harriet Himmel Theater in West Palm Beach. The Judicial Reception kicked off the beginning of Law Week, which included 26 school programs for Mock Trials and Speakers, plus three full days of Shadow A Judge at the main Courthouse and three legal education seminars. A special thank you to ALL our members who gave their time to make Law Week another terrific community service program! (continued on pg 17) LAST CHANGE TO REGISTER June 9th is the Bar’s Annual Installation Banquet, at the Breaker’s Hotel in Palm Beach. Gregory P. Huber will be sworn in as the 96th President. Pre-registration is required for this event and can be made online at www.palmbeachbar.org Deadline to register is June 1. Help the Palm Beach County Bar Association Reduce | Reuse | Recycle Law Day Luncheon page 3 President’s Message page 4 View From the Bench 11 Annual Judicial Reception 17