The Florida Supreme Court Historical Society is pleased to announce that former United States Solicitor General Theodore "Ted" Olson has accepted our invitation to be the keynote speaker at the 2019 Supreme Evening event.
This annual dinner event is hosted by the Florida Supreme Court Historical Society is Florida’s premier judicial event that will take place at the University Center Club in Tallahassee, on Thursday, February 7, 2019.
The event's keynote speaker, Mr. Ted Olson is one of the country’s most high-profile and widely respected litigators of the past 50 years. Mr. Olson has long been one of the nation’s go-to lawyers for complex criminal defense cases and has represented clients across the political and social spectrum from President George W. Bush in the 2000 election challenge to the same-sex marriage petitioners challenging California's Proposition 8 to New England Patriots quarterback, Tom Brady, in the Deflategate scandal.
Historical Society President, Edward Guedes remarked, "The 2019 Supreme Evening promises to be a very exciting dinner, and Mr. Olson's gracious participation is certain to make this event one of the most sought-after tickets on the legal calendar.”
A Supreme Evening will be hosted at:
University Center Club
403 Stadium Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32304
Thursday, February 7, 2019:
5:30 pm Reception – Champions Club Level – 4th Floor
7:00 pm Dinner – Grand Ballroom – 3rd Floor
Event & Table Sponsorship:
As our main fundraising effort of the year, the 2019 Annual Dinner makes it possible for the Historical Society to carry out its mission to educate the public about the critically important work of the courts in protecting personal rights and freedoms. Details on Sponsorships will be available shortly.
Hotel information for out of town guests:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel(Room reservations will be available after September 19)th
101 South Adams St
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Call for reservations: (Room reservations will be available after September 19th)
Make Reference group code SCH or mention FL Supreme Court Historical Society
A block of rooms has been reserved for our out-of-town attendees of the Supreme Evening event. When making a reservation, state you are with the Florida Supreme Court Historical Society for a discounted group rate of $179. The reservation cutoff date is January 5, 2018
Located in the heart of downtown Tallahassee, the hotel is only 15 minutes from Tallahassee Regional Airport and provides a complimentary shuttle to and from the airport. The hotel is just steps from the Florida State Capitol, Florida Supreme Court, U.S. Federal Court and just a 6 minute drive to the University Center Club,