Lori Doganiero Palmieri was appointed to serve a second term as Chair of the Florida Bar Board Certification Committee in Criminal Trial and Appellate Law. Ms. Palmieri has served on the committee since 2005. In 2008 she served as Vice-Chair, followed by selection as the Chair in 2009 and again for the 2010-2011 term. The Board Certification Committee is comprised of 9 Board Certified Lawyers from around the State. The Committee reviews applications for Certification and Re-Certification and creates the annual exam to test the proficiency of applicants with a minimum of 5 years experience, required trials and appeals and satisfactory peer review.