Legal Seminar

Dec. 2-3, 2021 - Fort Lauderdale, Florida

The IAAO Annual Legal Seminar will be held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Dec. 2-3, 2021 and will cover legal topics of interest to members of the assessment and property tax industry.

Presentation materials

Presentations will be made available electronically to registered attendees, who must login to access materials. Attendees should download the materials prior to the seminar.


Please see Agenda page of the brochure for more information.
 Legal Seminar Brochure


Registration fees are $500 for members and $700 for nonmembers until Nov. 1 and then increase to $550 and $750.

Paper Registration Form .

Health Information

IAAO is committed to taking preventative measures at its in-person events to reduce the spread of communicable diseases, including COVID-19, in accordance with the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and requirements of the applicable federal, state and local authorities.  However, even diligent efforts to follow public health guidance and requirements cannot guarantee that participants will not contract or transmit COVID-19 or other communicable diseases, even if they have been vaccinated against COVID-19 or other communicable diseases.  Participants face the risk of infection from potentially deadly diseases as a result of traveling to and/or participating in IAAO events and related activities.  By attending an IAAO event, participants assume this risk.


The seminar will take place at The Dalmar Hotel. Please note, the room block has sold out. The Element by Westin is located in the same building.  

Scholarships available
The IAAO Scholarship Fund exists for the purpose of promoting ad valorem appraisal professionalism and the Scholarship Fund is available to all IAAO members who need financial assistance to attend IAAO educational activities, including the Legal Seminar.
The application can be found on the IAAO website under the Resources menu and must be submitted no later than 30 days prior to the event. The maximum award for this event is $1,250 per recipient. Contact Ashley Lathrop with questions at

Recertification Credit

IAAO professional designees can earn recertification credit (13.5 hours). If you are participating in other recertification and continuing education programs, please bring the forms or letters to the seminar. We cannot guarantee that the credits will be honored by other entities.

CLE hours

Attorneys will receive a uniform certificate of attendance on the second day of the seminar for filing with their state. IAAO will seek approval for states that are requested to Oct. 1, 2021. 

For more information, contact the Legal Task Force Chair, Bobby Lee, Esq., AAS ( or the Legal Task Force staff liaison, Leann Ritter (