AnswerFirst Communications, an international telephone answering & messaging service, attended the Florida Bar 2012 Annual Meeting.

AnswerFirst Communications, an international live telephone answering service and customer service solutions company specializing in answering services, messaging services, virtual receptionist and call center solutions, announced that they attended the Florida Bar 2012 Annual Meeting at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Orlando, Florida on June 20-22, 2012.

AnswerFirst's Tricia Thompson with the President of the Florida BarAccording to their website, the organized bar in Florida began in 1889 with a small group of lawyers but officially became the Florida Bar in April of 1950. Today, the bar is a statewide professional organization of lawyers that serves as a guardian for the integrity of the legal profession; the bar also serves an advocate and intermediary for attorneys, the court and the public. The Annual Bar Meeting is a yearly gathering of bar members including lawyers, judges and other legal professionals; the event provides committees, bar members and sections an opportunity to meet to carry out goals, while also serving as a networking and educational environment for members and other attendees. AnswerFirst attended this year’s meeting as an exhibitor with the intention of marketing their answering services and customer service solutions to the hundreds of attorneys at the meeting.

Teri Erickson, Business Development Coordinator at AnswerFirst said,

Legal professionals are a large part of our client base. Our services are a perfect fit for their business models because we help their businesses run more efficiently while reducing their operating costs and increasing their revenue potential. The Florida Bar Annual Meeting is the largest bar meeting and our attendance provided us with the opportunity to introduce our company and services to more than 1,000 attorneys and legal professionals.