Notices: The Florida Bar/JNCs

first_img U.S. 11th Circuit to amend its rules Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 2071(b), notice is hereby given of proposed amendments to the Rules of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit.A copy of the proposed amendments may be obtained on and after August 5, 2002, from the 11th Circuit’s Internet Web site at www.ca11.uscourts.gov. A copy may also be obtained without charge from the Office of the Clerk, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, 56 Forsyth St., N.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30303, phone: (404) 335-6100.Comments on the proposed amendments may be submitted in writing to the Clerk at the above address by September 5. 15th JNC plans organizational meeting The 15th Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission will hold its annual organizational meeting at the Palm Beach County Courthouse Law Conference Room August 23 at 10 a.m.The purpose of the meeting will be to select a new chair.rule, the one-year term of David P. Ackerman as chair expired July 1. In addition, the commission will select a new vice chair. rule, the one-year term of Vice Chair C. Calvin Warriner III expired on July I and Warriner will automatically be nominated for chair. In addition, the commission will welcome its new member, Rafael J. Roca. Baron petitions for Bar reinstatement Pursuant to Rule 3-7.10, Keith Douglas Baron has petitioned the Florida Supreme Court for Bar reinstatement.Baron was suspended from the practice of law for two years by a Supreme Court order dated June 8, 2000, for filing indigency pleadings and accepting court payments on behalf of clients who were not indigent. The Supreme Court also entered an order on or about August 30, 2001, imposing a second two- year suspension to run concurrently with the first based on Baron’s continued practice of law after being suspended.Anyone having knowledge bearing upon Baron’s fitness or qualifications to resume the practice of law should contact Joel M. Klaits, assistant staff counsel, The Florida Bar, 5900 N. Andrews Ave., Suite 835, Ft. Lauderdale 33309, telephone (954) 772-2245. Klemick petitions for Bar reinstatement Pursuant to Rule 3-7.10, Herman Montell Klemick III has petitioned the Supreme Court for Bar reinstatement.Klemick was suspended for 18 months after being convicted of the felony of unlawful compensation.Any persons having knowledge bearing upon Klemick’s fitness or qualifications to resume the practice of law should contact Randi Klayman Lazarus, Bar Counsel, Suite M-100, 444 Brickell Avenue, Miami 33131, telephone (305) 377-4445. August 15, 2002 Regular News Notices: The Florida Bar/JNCslast_img