HUG's Jeff Hearne Receives Award
At the 2018 Annual Florida Bar Convention Jeff Hearne, Litigation Director of Legal Services of Greater Miami, received the Florida Bar Consumer Protection Law Committee Lawyer of the Year award. The award was presented by Senator Rodriguez who was mentored by Mr. Hearne. Upon receiving his award Mr. Hearne spoke of the consumer problems faced by tenants in Florida and how important tenant issues are as consumer protection and public policy concerns. He also complimented his colleagues in the Housing Umbrella Group, including important legislative and amicus efforts.