Federal Bar Association

The Federal Bar Association (FBA) is the premier bar association serving federal practitioners and the federal judiciary. The FBA includes more than 15,000 federal lawyers, including 1,200 federal judges, who work together to promote the sound administration of justice and integrity, quality and independence of the judiciary. The mission of the FBA is to strengthen the federal legal system and administration of justice by serving the interests and needs of the federal practitioner, both public and private, the federal judiciary and the public they serve. The Tampa Bay Chapter of the FBA is one of the largest chapters in the Southeast. We are highly active and welcome your participation.

Upcoming Events

2016

February 12 – 10 am – Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division, Attorney Admission Ceremony (In-Person Ceremony with the Honorable Judge Porcelli presiding in Courtroom 10A).

February 25 – Staying in the Game – A Call to Action
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March 31 – 9:30 am – Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division, Attorney Admission Ceremony (In-Person Ceremony with the Honorable Judge Pizzo presiding in Courtroom 11B).

April 6 – 10 am – Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division, Attorney Admission Ceremony (In-Person Ceremony with the Honorable Judge McCoun presiding in Courtroom 12B).

May 13 – 9:30 am – Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division, Attorney Admission Ceremony (In-Person Ceremony with the Honorable Judge Pizzo presiding in Courtroom 11B).

June 1 – 3 –  The 25th Annual National Seminar on Federal Sentencing
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June 10 – 10 am – Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division, Attorney Admission Ceremony (In-Person Ceremony with the Honorable Judge Porcelli presiding in Courtroom 10A).

July 20 – 10 am – Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division, Attorney Admission Ceremony (In-Person Ceremony with the Honorable Judge McCoun presiding in Courtroom 12B).

September 19 – 10 am – Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division, Attorney Admission Ceremony (In-Person Ceremony with the Honorable Judge Wilson presiding in Courtroom 12A).

November 11 – 10 am – Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division, Attorney Admission Ceremony (In-Person Ceremony with the Honorable Judge Sneed presiding in Courtroom TBD).

December 9 – 10 am – Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division, Attorney Admission Ceremony (In-Person Ceremony with the Honorable Judge Kovachevich presiding in Courtroom 14A).