On February 6th and 7th members of the Florida Securities Dealers Association Board of Governors, including Guerra & Partners attorneys George Guerra and Rob Jamieson, visited Tallahassee as part of an annual legislative meet and greet session.
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Chemere Ellis served as a panelist at the Southern Region National Black Law Student Association’s (SRBLSA) 52nd Regional Convention on February 2, 2023. The theme of the convention was, “The Future Is Now,” and it consisted of panel discussions and career development programming for law students.
On February 3-4, 2023, shareholder Ailen Cruz attended the Florida Bar YLD AOC Conference in Daytona Beach. Lawyers from all over the State of Florida attended and participated in grant presentations, meetings, CLEs and social activities.
Chemere Ellis, who serves as Chair of the George Edgecomb Bar Association’s (GEBA) Law School Committee, attended Stetson Law’s Community Connection Reception on February 1, 2023.
We officially began celebrating Black History Month in the United States in 1986, when Congress passed Public Law 99-244 designating February 1986 as National Black History Month. It is as important now, as it was then, to highlight the history and contributions of African Americans because African American history is American history.
On January 31, 2023, shareholder and HAWL YLD co-chair Ailen Cruz attended the Coffee at the Courthouse event co-hosted by the HCBA, HAWL, GEBA and THBA YLDs at the George Edgecomb Courthouse.
On November 1, 2005, the UN General Assembly designated January 27 as International Holocaust Remembrance Day (“IHRD”). January 27 marks the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau. IHRD serves two purposes: (1) to honor the six million Jewish victims of the Holocaust and millions of other victims of Nazism, and (2) to develop educational programs to help prevent future genocides.
Chemere Ellis is scheduled to participate as a panelist for the Southern Region of the National Black Law Students Association (SRBLSA) on February 2, 2023 in Orlando.
Members of Guerra & Partners’ Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee attended the Hillsborough County Bar Association’s Diversity Membership Luncheon on January 11, 2023.
Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday, often referred to as the “Festival of Lights.” Hanukkah is celebrated for eight days and nights, starting on the 25th of the Jewish month of Kislev, which may fall anywhere between late November and early December on the secular calendar.