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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, Ocean Boulevard, Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

October 11 - 13, 2018

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 (Verandina)
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Tables for 8 Dinners - Dutch Treat
 Friday, Oct. 12  
8 - 9 a.m. Breakfast (Verandina)
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Complimentary Headshots (Seranoa)
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Lactation Room Open (Palmara)
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. CLSMF Helpline on the Road  (Caretta)
Pro Bono Legal Aid Mobile Call Center
9 - 9:50 a.m. Rainmaking for Women Lawyers: Turning a Mist into a Deluge (Solaria)
Moderator: Simone Marstiller, Gunster, Former Judge Florida’s First District Court of Appeal
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 (Solaria)
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
10:50 - 11:00 a.m. Refreshment Break
11 - 11:50 a.m. Lessons Learned: Finding Joy & Achieving Confidence by Spreading Your Sunshine (Solaria)
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 (Atlantica B&C)
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
*The Florida Bar provided partial funding for this Luncheon CLE
2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Grant Presentations (Solaria)
6 - 7:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception (Solaria A & Vernadina)
7:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Women of the Florida Supreme Court:
a Celebration honoring the Careers of Justice Barbara Pariente and Justice Peggy Quince (Atlantica Ballroom)

 Saturday, Oct. 13  
8 - 10 a.m. Breakfast (Verandina)
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 (Solaria)

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.

Individual Ticket Prices 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
Celebration Dinner Only $200 $200
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
Friday Breakfast Sponsor SOLD OUT $1,500
Saturday Breakfast Sponsor SOLD OUT $1,500
CLE Beverage Station Sponsor SOLD OUT $1500
Attendee Gift Bag Sponsor SOLD OUT $500
Attendee Name Tag Sponsor SOLD OUT $500


FAWL Summit 2018 Sponsors
Welcome Reception Sponsor

Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association
A FAWL Chapter

Barkett Celebration Dinner Sponsors

  Pajcic and Pajcic Logo

Friday Breakfast Sponsor Saturday Breakfast Sponsor

Beverage Station Sponsor

Atkinson Celebration Dinner Sponsors


Dawson Orr



Pinnell Celebration Dinner Sponsor  

Attendee Gift Bag Sponsor Attendee Name Tag Sponsor

In-Kind Sponsors

               The New Attorney


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]


CLE Videography Sponsor