The Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers, now known as the Florida Justice Association (FJA) was founded in 1961 as a networking and educational resource for Florida's trial attorneys. Today it has become a source of education on consumer and patient issues for Florida's Legislature, media and the public. The FJA fights everyday to protect and strengthen Florida's civil justice system and to keep Florida's courthouse doors open to all Floridians.
An attorney should not discuss non-recourse advance funding with a client unless it is done in compliance with Florida Bar Ethics Opinion 00-3. The Florida Bar discourages the use of non-recourse advance funding companies.
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