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Diana Kellogg

Diana Kellogg is the director of the Florida Bar’s Board of Legal Specialization and Education. She received her BA at...

Jessica Malloy

Jessica R. Malloy is the education compliance and accreditation manager of the Florida Bar’s Board of Legal Specialization and Education...

Steven Rubin

Steven D. Rubin, Attorney at Law, specializes in real estate transactions and litigation and concentrates in other civil matters...

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Christine Bilbrey

Christine Bilbrey is a Senior Practice Management Advisor at The Florida Bar’s Practice ResourceCenter. She holds a master’s degree...

Karla Eckardt

Karla Eckardt, a Miami native, moved to Tallahassee to pursue a bachelor’s degree in international affairs and criminology from...

The role of The Florida Bar’s Board of Legal Specialization and Education (BLSE) is to identify the attorneys who have special knowledge, skills, and proficiency in certified areas of practice. In this episode of The Florida Bar Podcast, hosts Christine Bilbrey and Karla Eckardt talk about the BLSE with Diana Kellogg, Jessica Malloy, and Steven Rubin including what the certification process looks like and why it’s important for attorneys. They discuss the examinations, cost, peer review, ethics evaluations, and other components that make the certification process a valuable learning experience as well as a means for accreditation.

Diana Kellogg is the director of the BLSE.

Jessica R. Malloy is the education compliance and accreditation manager of the BLSE.

Steven D. Rubin is the current chair of BLSE.

Episode Details
Published: February 27, 2018
Podcast: The Florida Bar Podcast
Category: Best Legal Practices
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