• McLeroy begins term as Foundation president

    July 15, 2008 by Nancy Kinnally Tampa attorney Kathleen McLeroy took office July 1 as president of The Florida Bar Foundation, a statewide charitable organization that fosters law-related public service programs on behalf of Florida’s legal profession. McLeroy received bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Louisiana State University and earned her juris doctor from Washington & […]

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  • Florida Justice Summit examines alternatives to Florida’s growing prison system

    by Gabrielle Davis December 1, 2009 ORLANDO — Follow the path of the thousands of Florida juveniles who are incarcerated each year, and you’ll likely find that poverty, poor education and a difficult home life were the stepping stones that landed them behind bars. These jailed youths often become “inmates-in-training,” who eventually reach a graduation […]

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