We are made up of more than 400 plaintiff attorneys and 75 paralegals. The primary objective of the association is to improve your practice with informative programs, and to provide you with benefits that only a local organization can offer.
Your membership is a direct link to these invaluable benefits:
With over 500 litigation documents ranging from Depositions, CME Reports, Trial Transcripts, Motions, Orders and more, the Litigation Bank has become the best resource of legal information for PBCJA members. Access to the litigation bank offers our members a variety of valuable information, and best of all they are available 24/7!
This section is reserved only for PBCJA members at no cost.
These documents are uploaded 2 times a month. To send a document for the litigation bank; please call our office at 561.790.5833 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don’t miss the opportunity to take advantage of our members only online forum for Attorneys & Paralegals. This portal allows you and your peers to exchange valuable documents, get advice on local experts, recent judge rulings and more.
Discussion topics include:
- Defense Experts
- Judges Calendar
- Motions & Orders
- Requests for Depositions
- Requests for Trial Transcripts
- Statute Laws
- Advocate & Business Referrals
Continuing Legal Education Seminars, Lunches, and Breakfasts
Held several times throughout the year, Attorneys & Paralegals are invited to attend a variety of local educational programs. Our Seminar and Speaker Committee choose current topics that matter most to you and are CLE accredited. They are designed to help you improve your trial practice & manage your cases, and offers your paralegals the necessary tools to increase performance.
The SCOPE series Strategies on Cross-examining the Opposing Professional Examiners has been a favorite with the membership for 7 years. It is one of the most informative lectures a Personal Injury Attorney can attend, providing the latest techniques on skillfully cross-examining your opponent’s experts.
Stay up-to-date with our quarterly newsletter providing informative articles written by your peers, Cases of the Quarter, Calendar of Events, New Members, Advocate Information, Events Spotlight and Photos and more. Newsletters are mailed out to over 600 people including the judiciary.
The PBCJA has a very active events calendar, from social events like our annual Barrister’s Bash and hallmark Golf Tournament to our annual Jurist of the Year reception. Members enjoy spending time away from the office and reconnecting with their peers. A portion of the proceeds from each of our signature events goes to a variety of local charitable organizations.