A sweeping proposal to speed the resolution of civil cases would require additional court resources, could give large firms an even bigger advantage, and risk making life harder for young lawyers.

Those are just some concerns The Florida Bar expressed in a recent comment to November 2021 report and petition by the Judicial Management Council’s Workgroup on the Improved Resolution of Civil Cases, Case No. SC22-122.

The 18-page comment consists of “general observations” and recommendations, and notes that Bar rule committees are filing more detailed comments to the proposed amendments.