The FJA Journal is the voice of authority on legal trends and case law updates for plaintiff lawyers featuring regular sections on Auto Litigation, Insurance, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability, Commercial Law, Government Torts and Workers’ Compensation. In addition, there are articles containing solutions to the everyday challenges of practicing law.
FJA Journal Preview
FJA Journal Preview is a members only service that provides you with summaries and analyses of recent appellate decisions and timely articles on topics that affect your practice. These updates are emailed electronically and can be viewed on your PDA. In addition to receiving updates on significant cases that are detailed in the FJA Journal, past issues of FJA Journal Preview are archived on the FJA Website. Click here to begin reading today!
Continuing Legal Education
FJA offers some of the finest CLE seminars and audio programs in the country at substantial discounts for members. Seminars cover topics such as collateral sources, auto negligence, insurance, medical malpractice and jury selection. One of our most popular products is the FJA Ethics Series on audio. Many programs are for FJA members only. Visit the FJA Calendar.
The Florida Justice Association is extremely active in the legislative and public opinion arenas. Through continuous contact with opinion leaders and the media, FJA strives to promote the positive work done by our members in protecting the safety of Florida's families.
The Florida Justice PAC is the political arm of the association and works on behalf of members and their clients to ensure that legislators and candidates who support the goals of FJA, have the resources and tools to be elected to office.
Membership Appreciation Meetings
FJA holds Membership Appreciation Meetings around the state each year in an effort to promote discussion and interaction between association leadership and the members. All members are invited to attend and participate in the exchange.
FJA Annual Convention
Members from around the state come together for the FJA Annual Convention to attend continuing legal education programs, share ideas and experiences and shape the organization's future. In addition, the four-day event includes a trade show where the latest in legal products and services are demonstrated.
FJA sections exist to help members network and share strategies and information specific to their area of expertise. The FJA sections include Appellate Practice, Workers' Compensation, Women's Caucus and Young Lawyers.
Association members receive Capital News during the legislative session, throughout the political election season or as events and issues demand. This informative service provides ongoing updates on legislative and political activities of interest to FJA members.
Access dozens of member services through www.floridajusticeassociation.org, including JournalSearch, Depositions Online and Litigation Services - your link to our expert witness database. In addition, use the online membership directory to locate other members or update your own membership information.
FJA attorney members can subscribe to TrialSmith.com, the official on-line litigation bank for 57 trial lawyer associations and litigation groups, exclusively serving the plaintiff’s bar. More than 270,000 depositions can be retrieved right, along with other types of documents, database items and special investigative tools- all from within the FJA site. For more information on rates and services, contact TrialSmith at 800-443-1757 or by email.
The FJA Journal is online as far back as 2008 and is available to members only at no charge through JournalSearch.
FJA's Expert Witness & Vendor Guide
Need an expert or vendor? Look no further. FJA's Expert Witness & Vendor Guide is a resource full of experts and service providers knowledgable in their respective fields—all ready to help you with your client's case. Do you know an expert or vendor that should be listed in our database? Take a moment to let us know.
Email Discussion Groups
As an FJA attorney member, you can apply to participate on the popular Trial Lawyers EmailList(TLEL) or subscribe to FJA’s Nursing Home Email Discussion Group to take advantage of valuable research tools available to plaintiff’s lawyers. Learn more.
Paralegal and Legal Assistant members are eligible to sign up for an email discussion group putting them in touch with other members throughout the state. For more information contact the FJA Membership Department at 850-521-1093.
Premiere Global Services
FJA members receive a discount on easy to use, cost effective conference calling services through Premiere Global Services. This includes the popular ReadyConference service, providing reservation-free, instant conference calling. For more information contact Premiere Global Services at 800-707-8688.