Fla. Prob. R. 5.030
The appearance of an attorney in an estate is a general appearance unless (i) specifically limited at the time of such appearance or (ii) the court orders otherwise. This rule does not affect the right of a party to employ additional attorneys who, if members of The Florida Bar, may appear at any time.
1975 Revision: Subdivision (a) is same as prior rulewith added provision for withdrawal of attorney similar to Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure . Subdivision (b) reflects ruling in case of State ex rel. Falkner v. Blanton, 297 So. 2d 825 (Fla. 1974).
1977 Revision: Editorial change requiring filing of petition for withdrawal and service of copy upon interested persons. Editorial change in citation forms in rule and committee note.
1984 Revision: Minor editorial changes and addition of subdivision (c). Committee notes expanded.
1988 Revision: Editorial changes and order of subdivisions rearranged. Committee notes expanded. Citation form changes in committee notes.
1992 Revision: Editorial changes. Committee notes revised. Citation form changes in committee notes.
2003 Revision: Committee notes revised.
2005 Revision: Committee notes revised.
2006 Revision: Committee notes revised.
2008 Revision: Subdivision (a) amended to reflect that a guardian advocate may not be required to be represented by an attorney in some instances. Committee notes revised.
2010 Revision: Subdivision (b) and (c) amended to clarify the procedure for termination of an attorney's representation of an interested person either with or without court order.
2012 Revision: Committee notes revised.
§ 393.12, Fla. Stat. Capacity; appointment of guardian advocate.
§ 731.301, Fla. Stat. Notice.
§ 733.106, Fla. Stat. Costs and attorney's fees.
§ 733.212, Fla. Stat. Notice of administration; filing of objections.
§ 733.6175, Fla. Stat. Proceedings for review of employment of agents and compensation of personal representatives and employees of estate.
§ 744.108, Fla. Stat. Guardian's and attorney's fees and expenses.
§ 744.3085, Fla. Stat. Guardian advocates.
Fla. Prob. R.Service of pleadings and papers.
Fla. Prob. R.Resident agent.
Fla. R. Jud. Admin. 2.505 Attorneys.
Fla. R. Jud. Admin.Service of pleadings and documents.
Fla. R. App. P.. Attorneys.