Helpful Links for Advocates


National Association of Consumer Advocates


Join the Consumer Umbrella Group listserv. This listserv is the general consumer listserv allowing discussion among Florida legal services attorneys on consumer related topics.





The National Consumer Law Center has upcoming trainings:  mark your calendars.

Fair Debt Collections Practices (FDCP) Conference
Chicago, IL
March 19-20, 2018

Mortgage Training Conference
Indianapolis, IN
June 14-15, 2018

Consumer Rights Litigation Conference (CRLC) and Class Action Symposium
Denver, CO
October 25-28, 2018


There is a fascinating new tool with county level data created by the Self-Represented Litigation Network (SRLN).

Share this with the others at your organization who might find it useful and let me know ways that you use it by emailing me at


The 2017 Consumer Law Training

presented by FLS was most enlightening. This year's conference featured national experts Lynn Drysdale, James A. Kowalski, Jr., Robert Murphy, Priya Bali, Josh Cohen, Ellen Cheek, Suzanne Clark, Chad Roberts, and Chris Dix.  



What's New

The Florida Justice Institute has republished the Sixth Edition of the Older Floridians Handbook:  Laws and Programs Affecting Older Floridians.

You can find the handbook by visiting the FJI website here.