The TRIBUTE TO JUSTICE BENEFIT will be a celebration of FJA's Research and Education Foundation (REF), FJA rising stars and the new EXCALIBUR award winners. This event is hosted by the Fellows of The Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers. All sponsorships and donations to REF are tax deductible.

Purchase your tickets for the Tribute to Justice Benefit, or make a donation to FJA’s Research and Education Foundation.

Money donated to the Research and Education Foundation is used in the following programs:
Research to inform the public on how legislation will affect them and their families.
Guardian ad Litem network of professional staff and community advocates, partnering to provide a strong voice in court and positive systemic change on behalf of Florida’s abused and neglected children.
Law School Outreach Program to share the mission of the FJA with the next generation of trial lawyers.
Mock Trial Competition features the best and brightest future attorneys from around the state competing for a $1,000 scholarship.

Over the past twelve years FJA’s Research and Education Foundation has donated to the following groups and organizations:

Bethel Empowerment Foundation, Inc. Second Harvest of Big Bend
Salvita The Shelter
Mothers in Crisis ECHO
Museum of Arts & Sciences FL Hispanic Caucus
LeRoy Collins Library NAACP-ACT-SO
Nan Knox Girls and Boys Club American Cancer Society
Ronald McDonald House United Way
American Legions Guardian Ad Litem
American Legions NAACP-ACT-SO
NAACP-ACT-SO Crime Victims resource Network
Capital City Classic Foundation African Caribbean Dance Theater
Julio Robaina Foundation National Center for Victims of Crimes
ECHO Veterans Events
FL Disabled Outdoors Association The Shelter
Legal Services of N. Florida Veterans Events
American Legions Legal Services of N. Florida
Special Olympics-Florida First Amendment Foundation
Ronald McDonald House Special Olympics-Florida
UACDC Guardian Ad Litem
FCAN Youth Education Through Sports
Special Olympics-Florida Party for the Judicial
MDA Foundation Center for Justice & Democracy
MDM Foundation Pound Forum
NAACP-ACT-SO Veterans Events
ECHO Special Olympics-Florida
Party for the Judicial The Trey Curry Foundation
FL Hispanic Caucus Party for the Judicial
Special Olympics-Florida ECHO
Party for the Judicial Fractured Atlas
Refuge House Special Olympics-Florida
Capital Area Healthy Start Center for Justice & Democracy

If you would like to learn more about the Research and Education Foundation contact FJA at (850) 224-9403 or email Susan McComas, communications.