PBCBA BAR BULLETINS 0617 PB Bar Bully June PRINT

PALM BEACH COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION www.palmbeachbar.org June 2017 Florida Bar honors PBCBA Judicial Relations Committee Kara Berard Rockenbach, FL Bar Standing Committee on Professionalism Vice Chair & Chief Judge Jeffery Colbath YLS will host their 8 th Annual Fishing Tournament on June 10 th . Proceeds from this event will benefit Legal Aid’s Educational Advocacy Project. It’s not too late to participate in the fishing and the fun. Please visit our website for more information. Chief Judge Jeffery Colbath & Liz Herman Chief Judge Jeffrey Colbath and Judicial Relations Committee Chair Liz Herman recently accepted the Florida Bar Professionalism Award for the committee’s “Breakfast with the Judges” program. “Breakfast with the Judges” was chosen out of 11 statewide nominees to receive this coveted award and a $500.00 check. We are so proud of our outstanding judiciary and our hard working committee members who made this program a reality and a beacon for other bar associations across the state. Mark your calendar and join us at our next “Breakfast with the Judges” on Tuesday, June 6 from 7:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the North End of the Cafeteria at the main Courthouse in West Palm Beach. The program is FREE for PBCBA members! RSVP online @ www.palmbeachbar.org Last Chance to Register for the Installation Banquet June 17 Please join us for the Bar’s annual Installation Banquet scheduled for Saturday, June 17 at the Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach. This special evening is one of our largest and well attended events of the year! Rosalyn Sia Baker- Barnes will be sworn in as the 95 th president along with Gregory Huber as president-elect, immediate past-president John R. Whittles and directors Jessica Callow, Lindsey Demmery, Lee McElroy, Ned Reagan, Grasford Smith, Scott Smith, Julia Wyda and Dean Xenick. Also included on the Board are W Scott Mason, North County Section President and Andrea Lewis the Young Lawyers President. Pre-registration is required and can be made online at www.palmbeachbar.org. Deadline to register is June 9 Mark your calendar for upcoming Membership Events June 10: YLS Fishing Tournament June 17: Installation Banquet July 14: YLS Golf Tournament Inside... President’s Message ...........................3 Judicial Reception ...............................4 Diversity Corner .................................5 Veteran’s Corner .................................7 Securities Seminar Reception .............8 Real Property Report ..........................9 YLS Baseball Game .........................11 Probate Corner ..................................13 New Members ...................................14 Law Week Activities ........................15 Bankruptcy Corner ............................19 Cannibis Law Summit ......................20 Personal Injury Corner ......................21 Law Day Softball ..............................22 YLS Go-Green Happy Hour .............23 Law Day Luncheon ...........................25 Bulletin Board ...................................27