Florida Bar Journal Column Committee

Keith W. Rizzardi, Co-Chair
5773 Descartes Circle
Boynton Beach, FL 33472
Email: krizzardi@yahoo.com

Jacob T. Cremer, Co-Chair
Smolker Bartlett Schlosser Loeb & Hinds P.A.
500 E. Kennedy Blvd., Ste 200
Tampa, FL  33602-4936    
E-mail: jacobc@smolkerbartlett.com

The Florida Bar Journal Column Committee Purpose: To seek quality articles for publication through the Section column in the Journal as often as possible.


  • Publish Section columns in 10 issues of The Florida Bar Journal.
  • Actively solicit qualified column authors.
  • Provide a pro-con forum for certain more controversial ELUL issues.


  • Publish edited first place winner of The Maloney writing contest.
  • Publish an article on ethics in ELUL Reporter every 12-18 months.
  • Coordinate publications with the Reporter.
  • Continue the editorial board review of articles for quality control.
  • Publish one article authored or coauthored by an affiliate.
  • Maintain a list of published articles.