What’s the Word From the Third?

Pandemic and Non-Pandemic Happenings at the Florida Third DCA
Free Zoom Webinar for APS Members Presented by APS.

Thursday, April 22, 2021 from 2:00pm-3:30pm

We can’t go to the Florida Third District Court of Appeal for our usual Practicing Before the Florida Third District Court of Appeal program right now, so the Appellate Practice Section is bringing the Court to you! Register for this free Zoom CLE to see what’s new in the Third DCA. Meet the most recently appointed judges – Judge Monica Gordo, Judge Fleur Lobree, and Judge Alexander Bokor. We will also present a question and answer session with Chief Judge Kevin Emas and Chief Judge-Elect Ivan Fernandez. Topics will range from how the Court is presently hearing oral argument and how it intends to do so in the future to how the Court is handling the influx of appeals due to the change in circuit appellate jurisdiction.

Meet the Speakers:

Hon. Kevin Emas (Chief Judge)Hon. Ivan F. Fernandez (Chief Judge-Elect)
Hon. Monica GordoHon. Fleur J. Lobree
Hon. Alexander BokorVeronica Antonoff (Marshal)
Mercedes M. Prieto (Clerk of Court)


CLER Program:
General – 2.0
CERT Program: 2.0
(Appellate Practice, Criminal Appellate Law, State and Federal Government and Administrative Practice

Course Level: Intermediate
Course No: 4656

This complimentary CLE will take place via the Zoom Webinar platform. If you do not currently have the free Zoom software downloaded onto your device, please do so prior to the program date.

Registration for this CLE is requiredA confirmation email will be sent to all registrants directly from Zoom with instructions on how to join the program after you have completed the registration process. 

If you are unable to attend the live program, a recording will be posted on the Appellate Practice Section’s website following the live event. Please allow 2-3 weeks from the date of the live event for the recording to be posted.