The Florida Justice Association membership provides benefits that strengthen the capacity of Florida’s plaintiff personal injury attorneys. We do that by offering resources and connecting the array of practice specializations, solo practitioners, large firms, new attorneys, and the most experienced attorneys in the state.
We offer world-class continuing legal education, state-wide email discussion groups, and timely and relevant publications that cover the latest developments in the law as well as legislative and judicial news specific to Florida’s personal injury attorneys.
The FJA also serves as the most influential organization fighting to preserve and protect Florida’s civil justice system through the judicial, legislative and political process.
The FJA Journal is the voice of authority on legal trends and case law updates for plaintiff lawyers featuring regular sections on Auto Litigation, Insurance, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability, Mass Torts, Workers’ Compensation and much more.
The FJA Reading File is a weekly email digest of the most relevant articles, news, and case law updates specifically for personal injury attorneys.
Trial Lawyer Email List (TLEL)™
The TLEL serves as an extension of your law practice with a state-wide email list of over 800 attorneys offering instant responses to your most pressing questions through a helpful network of community participants and a searchable archive of emails, documents, and resources.
Specialized Email Discussion Groups
Solve problems faster and get quick replies from a specialized community of FJA members. These free email discussion groups include: Women’s Caucus, Young Lawyers, Paralegals, Medical Malpractice, Property Insurance, Trucking, and more.
FJA Members have free access to CVN Essentials, an expert-curated video library with over 250 clips and hours highlighting key courtroom techniques from top trial lawyers that won trials throughout Florida and across the nation.
Documents & Forms
The Documents & Forms Database gives you access to a free forms database that has downloadable and editable forms for every step in every kind of case.
Office Depot & Office Max
FJA members earn free shipping on orders over $50 and up to 80% off purchases at Office Depot. This discount can be used for personal or business purchases of thousands of eligible program items such as ink and toner, paper, cleaning and break room supplies, and even furniture.
1-800-Accountant can help take care of your taxes, payroll, bookkeeping, and more. We combine modern technology with year-round proactive advice, consulting, and support from a real accountant – making taxes and accounting simple, accessible, and personal.
Business Friends of EAGLE & Vendor Network
FJA business partners are vendors that have chosen to step forward and stand beside FJA and other consumer advocates as we strive to protect Florida’s citizens from dangerous special interest legislation. Please use EAGLE Business Friends for all of your trial service needs.
UPS Savings Program
Members have access to new and improved flat rate pricing with savings of 50% on Domestic Next Day/Deferred, 30% on Ground Commercial / Residential and up to 50% on additional services. In addition, members can take advantage of UPS Smart Pickup® service for free.
Open a new account, or if you are already taking advantage of our UPS savings program, re-enroll and apply the new discounts to your existing account by visiting: http://www.savewithups.com/fja or call 1-800-MEMBERS (1-800-636-2377), M-F 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., ET.
The FJA Career Center serves as a bridge between job seekers and employers, offering each the ability to reach out to the many valued members of the Florida Justice Association. Post and search resumes and job openings and access other valuable career resources.
Legal Services Directory
The Legal Services Directory is a valued resource included in your membership. This tool allows members to search the directory and connect with experts from a number of industries to provide the best resources for your case.
The Florida Justice Association is extremely active in the legislative and public opinion arenas. Through continuous contact with opinion leaders and the media, FJA strives to promote the positive work done by our members in protecting the safety of Florida’s families.
The Florida Justice PAC is on the front lines every election season making sure pro-justice candidates are recruited and elected. The FJ PAC identifies these candidates and ensures they have the knowledge, resources, and tools they need to win.
Throughout the legislative session and interim committee weeks, the FJA relies on the volunteer efforts of our members to meet with legislators to share clients’ stories and educate on the civil justice issues that align with FJA’s mission. All members are invited to attend – no experience is necessary.
Research and Education Foundation (REF)
The Florida Justice Association Research and Education Foundation (FJA REF) is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization established by the Florida Justice Association to enhance and foster an understanding of the justice system and the role of each citizen in the system as an advocate for justice and fairness.
FJA EAGLE Members are the lifeblood of the FJA. EAGLE membership is a premier level of FJA membership that demonstrates commitment to the FJA’s mission by providing the resources necessary to boost your practice, defend civil justice laws, and promote meaningful reforms to protect injured victims.
Live seminars are the place to interact one-on-one with the expert speakers presenting valuable knowledge while connecting and networking with the best trial attorneys across the state.
FJA offers CLE webinars throughout the year on the most pressing and relevant topics to you and your practice. Annual webinars include Collateral Sources, Proposals for Settlement, and more. Watch from the comfort of your home or office at an affordable price.
Watch or listen to FJA’s CLE seminars and webinars when and where is easiest for you – at work, at home, or listen on the go in the car or when traveling. Products are available in the following formats: audio CDs, videos, and online streaming.
The new mentorship program provides lawyers with the opportunity to develop mutually beneficial relationships that support professional growth and development. By pairing new lawyers with accomplished attorneys, the program allows successful practitioners to impart their wisdom and offer guidance on navigating the legal field, skills for honing a successful practice and tips to enhance business development throughout one’s legal career.
FJA sections exist to help members build relationships and share strategies and information in a connected community. The FJA sections include Appellate Practice, Workers’ Compensation, Women’s Caucus, and Young Lawyers.
FJA members can participate on many committees to develop your leadership skills, build connections and invest in your trial lawyer community. Join a section or legislative committee, give back by volunteering with the mock trial competition or law school outreach, and pursue leadership opportunities on the board of directors.
FJA members have the opportunity to meet and connect with other personal injury attorneys through a variety of ways: live seminars, legislative receptions, section participation, email discussion groups, the mock trial competition, law school outreach , and more. Every connection you make can help grow your referral network and the list of those you can call on for knowledge or assistance.
FJA members are recognized among the elite of Florida’s personal injury attorneys. Promote your dedication to the civil justice system by adding the FJA Member Logo to your firm’s website and print materials. Additionally, each year the FJA community celebrates the leaders of the profession who are honored with awards for their extraordinary achievements and contributions.
Search and be found with the FJA’s printed and online directory of members and business partners. Search options include practice area and location. Keep your membership profile and practice details updated to optimize this membership benefit.
Mock Trial Competition
The FJA Research and Education Foundation hosts the Honorable E. Earle Zehmer Memorial Mock Trial Competition each year. Coordinated by the FJA Young Lawyers’ Section members, this competition features bright teams of law students from throughout Florida competing for scholarships and bragging rights.
The Justice Network (formerly Law School Outreach)
FJA members have the opportunity to engage the next generation of attorneys through our law school outreach program. The FJA facilitates these events at law schools around the state to raise awareness about the role FJA members play in protecting the civil justice system. These events also educate law students on the importance of networking, and gives them the opportunity to meet and speak with successful practicing personal injury attorneys.
Public Justice pursues high-impact lawsuits to combat social and economic injustice, protect the Earth’s sustainability, and challenge predatory corporate conduct and government abuses. FJA members receive exclusive Public Justice membership discounts.
End Distracted Driving
FJA members participate in public presentations across the state to spread awareness of important public safety issues to protect loved ones and save lives. These presentations are hosted in partnership with EndDistractedDriving.org.