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03/27/2019 - FALSS Annual Seminar 5/4/2019


Sponsored by: FALSS

Speaker: J. D. Thomas, CFSI, CCDI

Board Certified Forensic Science Investigator, Board Certified Criminal Defense Investigator, Forensic Science Analyst

Holiday Inn Sarasota Bradenton Airport

8009 15th Street East, Sarasota, Florida 34243

SATURDAY, May 4, 2019 - 8:30 a.m. 12:00 p.m.

CLER CREDITS - FLORIDA BAR APPLIED FOR - Fee for this Seminar: $50.00 per person

Bravo, 20, was convicted of first-degree murder and six other counts in the death of 18-year-old University of Florida student Christian Aguilar. He was sentenced to life in prison. Throughout the trial, prosecutors alleged that Bravo was so distraught over finding out his ex-girlfriend, Friman, was dating his friend, Aguilar, that he concocted a plan to kill him so he and Friman could be together again. A Gainesville case involving UF students that has been covered on 20/20, Dateline, GMA and newspapers in Germany and all over the US. This seminar will be a case specific presentation. J.D. will take us through this case step by step with a goal of achieving a better understanding of the role of Forensic Science in solving cases and defending clients. A segment of Fingerprinting Analysis will also be presented.

"Technology and the Business of Law”

Sponsored by: FALSS

Speakers: Mary Ann Nardi, General Magistrate for Seminole County

and Laura Ziemba, IS Training Manager at GrayRobinson, PA

Holiday Inn Sarasota Bradenton Airport

8009 15th Street East, Sarasota, Florida 34243

SATURDAY, May 4, 2019 - 1:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

CLER CREDITS - FLORIDA BAR APPLIED FOR - Fee for this Seminar: $50.00 per person

Covered in this seminar will be: Law Office Technology: Using software efficiently; Electronic case and file organization; and Electronic billing and time entry.  Technology in the Courtroom: electronic filing and recording; Technology setups in the courtroom; and technology that judges are using.

Along with the above, you will also learn Technology Skills for Legal Professionals; Electronic Discovery; working Remotely - Cloud Solutions; Artificial Intelligence; and The New Legal Business Model.


For more information email or call:

Bernice Shaw @bernicemshaw@hotmail.com or 352.694.5245

(FALSS Members must register for seminar on meeting registration form)