News and Updates | February 2021
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We would love to engage more of our members! We are in particular need of assistance with our Community Outreach and Staying in the Game Committees. For more information on Community Outreach, please contact Ellen Lyons or Erin Jackson. For Staying in the Game, please contact Mamie Wise or Beatriz Miranda.

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Judge Covington Received Distinguished Federal Judicial Service Pro Bono Award
From Florida Bar News
Judge Virginia M. Hernandez Covington of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida in Tampa is the recipient of the 2021 Distinguished Federal Judicial Service Award. The award, which honors outstanding and sustained service to the public especially as it relates to support of pro bono legal services, was presented by Chief Justice Charles T. Canady in a Jan. 28 ceremony streamed live by the Supreme Court of Florida.
Mentoring Kick Off Event
How to Make the Most of your Mentoring Relationship, Even in a Virtual World

Brielle Bell, Melanie Griffin, Jason Mehta

WHEN: February 17, 2021, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

WHERE:  Zoom Webinar

For questions, please contact Co-Chairs Michelle Mortez-Smith or Soma Nwokolo