Government Lawyer Section Chair


Ellen M. Simon

We are dedicated to promoting the professionalism and competence of our members; improving the delivery of legal services to all governmental entities; improving the administration of the legal system, and enhancing The Florida Bar's and the public's understanding of the unique needs of the government attorney.

What's New in the Government Lawyer Section

Social Networking Event - March 31, 2015

Join us for our FIRST Social Networking event hosted with the Florida Government Bar Association! The event will be held March 31, 2015 at the Brass Tap – Downtown, 699 West Gaines Street, #110, Tallahassee, FL from 5:00 - 7:30.

Claude Pepper Outstanding Government Lawyer Award

The purpose of The Florida Bar's Claude Pepper Outstanding Government Lawyer Award is to recognize a lawyer who has made an extraordinary and exemplary contribution as a practicing government lawyer.

Results of the 2014 Government Lawyer Section Survey


E-filing software updates to address uniformity concerns

A coming change to the Florida courts e-filing portal is aimed at making it easier for lawyers to choose the “document type” when they are electronically filing court documents.


Law Firm & Legal Organization Website Design -