Judge Edwin A. Scales III appointed to board of The Florida Bar Foundation
Judge Edwin A. Scales, III has been appointed by the Florida Supreme Court to the board of The Florida Bar Foundation, a statewide charitable organization whose mission is to provide greater access to justice.
The Florida Bar Foundation, a philanthropic organization established in 1956 by The Florida Bar Board of Governors under the authority of the Florida Supreme Court, provides greater access to justice, primarily through funding of programs that:
• expand and improve representation and advocacy on behalf of low-income persons in civil legal matters;
• improve the fair and effective administration of justice; and
• promote service to the public by members of the legal profession by making public service an integral component of the law school experience.