Membership Application

The law relating to government is constantly changing, and the Government Lawyer Section of The Florida Bar seeks to keep its members abreast of all the recent developments in the area through communication. Membership in the Section provides access to the Section's newsletter, The Voice, sponsored continuing legal education programs and section meetings.

Purpose and Mission Statement

The Government Lawyer Section is dedicated to promoting the professionalism and competence of its members; improving the delivery of legal services to all governmental entities; improving the administration of the legal system, and enhancing The Florida Bar's and the public's understanding of the unique needs of the government attorney.

To join the section: Please complete the Membership Application and enclose a check made payable to The Florida Bar. Mail the application to: The Florida Bar, Government Lawyer Section, 651 E. Jefferson St., Tallahassee, FL, 32399.

Membership Levels and Fees

  • Member of The Florida Bar: Affiliate Member of the Section: $25
  • Government Lawyer: $30
  • Joint Government Lawyer / Administrative Law: $45
  • Joint Government Lawyer / Appellate Practice Section: $45
  • Joint Government Lawyer / Criminal Law: $45
  • Joint Government Lawyer / Criminal / Administrative Law: $70

Click here to download the Government Lawyer Section Membership Application