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CFO Jimmy Patronis to Florida Bar: Step Up to Help Stop AOB Abuse


For Immediate Release: Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Contact: Devin Galetta, 850.413.2870,

CFO Jimmy Patronis to Florida Bar: Step Up to Help Stop AOB Abuse

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Following his testimony on assignment of benefits abuse in our state at the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee meeting yesterday, Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis sent the following letter to the Florida Bar asking their organization to look into the unethical business models believed to be perpetuated by certain law firms in our state.

The letter can be found HERE and below.


About CFO Jimmy Patronis
Chief Financial Officer and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis is a statewide elected official and a member of Florida’s Cabinet, who oversees the Department of Financial Services. CFO Patronis works each day to fight insurance fraud, support Florida’s firefighters, and ensure the state’s finances are stable to support economic growth in the state. Follow the activities of the Department on Facebook (FLDFS) and Twitter (@FLDFS).