Form 12.900(D) "Termination of Limited Appearance" - Florida

What Is Form 12.900(D)?

This is a legal form that was released by the Florida Circuit Court - a government authority operating within Florida. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

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  • Released on October 1, 2021;
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INSTRUCTIONS FOR FLORIDA FAMILY LAW RULES OF PROCEDURE FORM
12.900(d)
TERMINATION OF LIMITED APPEARANCE (10/21)
When should this form be used?
This form should be used by an attorney who is terminating a limited appearance for a client under Florida
Family Law Rule of Procedure 12.040.
This form should be typed or printed in black ink. After completing this form, the attorney should sign this
document and then file this document with the clerk of the circuit court in the county in which the action
is pending. The attorney should keep a copy for his or her records.
What should I do next?
A copy of this form must be filed with the court and served on the other party or his or her attorney. The
copy you are serving to the other party must be either mailed, e-mailed, or hand-delivered to the opposing
party or his or her attorney on the same day indicated on the certificate of service. If it is mailed, it must
be postmarked on the date indicated in the certificate of service. Service must be in accordance with
Florida Rule of General Practice and Judicial Administration 2.516.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING E-FILING
The Florida Rules of General Practice and Judicial Administration now require that all petitions,
pleadings, and documents be filed electronically except in certain circumstances. Self-represented
litigants may file petitions or other pleadings or documents electronically; however, they are not
required to do so. If you choose to file your pleadings or other documents electronically, you must do so
in accordance with Florida Rule of General Practice and Judicial Administration 2.525, and you must
follow the procedures of the judicial circuit in which you file. The rules and procedures should be
carefully read and followed.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING E-SERVICE ELECTION
After the initial service of process of the petition or supplemental petition by the Sheriff or certified
process server, the Florida Rules of General Practice and Judicial Administration now require that all
documents required or permitted to be served on the other party must be served by electronic mail (e-
mail) except in certain circumstances. You must strictly comply with the format requirements set forth
in the Florida Rules of General Practice and Judicial Administration. If you elect to participate in
electronic service, which means serving or receiving pleadings by electronic mail (e-mail), or through the
Florida Courts E-Filing Portal, you must review Florida Rule of General Practice and Judicial
Administration 2.516. You may find this rule at www.flcourts.org through the link to the Rules of General
Practice and Judicial Administration provided under either Family Law Forms: Getting Started, or Rules
of Court in the A-Z Topical Index.
Instructions for Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure Form 12.900(d), Termination of Limited Appearance (10/21)
INSTRUCTIONS FOR FLORIDA FAMILY LAW RULES OF PROCEDURE FORM
12.900(d)
TERMINATION OF LIMITED APPEARANCE (10/21)
When should this form be used?
This form should be used by an attorney who is terminating a limited appearance for a client under Florida
Family Law Rule of Procedure 12.040.
This form should be typed or printed in black ink. After completing this form, the attorney should sign this
document and then file this document with the clerk of the circuit court in the county in which the action
is pending. The attorney should keep a copy for his or her records.
What should I do next?
A copy of this form must be filed with the court and served on the other party or his or her attorney. The
copy you are serving to the other party must be either mailed, e-mailed, or hand-delivered to the opposing
party or his or her attorney on the same day indicated on the certificate of service. If it is mailed, it must
be postmarked on the date indicated in the certificate of service. Service must be in accordance with
Florida Rule of General Practice and Judicial Administration 2.516.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING E-FILING
The Florida Rules of General Practice and Judicial Administration now require that all petitions,
pleadings, and documents be filed electronically except in certain circumstances. Self-represented
litigants may file petitions or other pleadings or documents electronically; however, they are not
required to do so. If you choose to file your pleadings or other documents electronically, you must do so
in accordance with Florida Rule of General Practice and Judicial Administration 2.525, and you must
follow the procedures of the judicial circuit in which you file. The rules and procedures should be
carefully read and followed.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING E-SERVICE ELECTION
After the initial service of process of the petition or supplemental petition by the Sheriff or certified
process server, the Florida Rules of General Practice and Judicial Administration now require that all
documents required or permitted to be served on the other party must be served by electronic mail (e-
mail) except in certain circumstances. You must strictly comply with the format requirements set forth
in the Florida Rules of General Practice and Judicial Administration. If you elect to participate in
electronic service, which means serving or receiving pleadings by electronic mail (e-mail), or through the
Florida Courts E-Filing Portal, you must review Florida Rule of General Practice and Judicial
Administration 2.516. You may find this rule at www.flcourts.org through the link to the Rules of General
Practice and Judicial Administration provided under either Family Law Forms: Getting Started, or Rules
of Court in the A-Z Topical Index.
Instructions for Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure Form 12.900(d), Termination of Limited Appearance (10/21)
SELF-REPRESENTED LITIGANTS MAY SERVE DOCUMENTS BY E-MAIL; HOWEVER, THEY ARE NOT
REQUIRED TO DO SO. If a self-represented litigant elects to serve and receive documents by email, the
procedures must always be followed once the initial election is made.
To serve and receive documents by e-mail, you must designate your e-mail addresses by using the
Designation of Current Mailing and E-mail Address, Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law Form
12.915, and you must provide your e-mail address on each form on which your signature appears.
Please CAREFULLY read the rules and instructions for: Certificate of Service (General), Florida Supreme
Court Approved Family Law Form 12.914; Designation of Current Mailing and E-mail Address, Florida
Supreme Court Approved Family Law Form 12.915; and Florida Rule of General Practice and Judicial
Administration 2.516.
Where can I look for more information?
See Florida Family Law Rule of Procedure 12.040.
Instructions for Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure Form 12.900(d), Termination of Limited Appearance (10/21)
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
JUDICIAL CIRCUIT,
IN AND FOR
COUNTY, FLORIDA
Case No.:
Division:
,
Petitioner,
and
,
Respondent.
TERMINATION OF LIMITED APPEARANCE
{Attorney’s name}
, files this Termination of Limited
Appearance on behalf of the [check one only] (
) Petitioner (
) Respondent, {name}, ________
______________________________________, and certifies that the proceeding or matter is concluded.
The clerk of the above-styled court is requested to enter this Notice of Termination of Limited
Appearance of record. Copies of all future court papers should be served on the [check one only]
(
) Petitioner (
) Respondent at: {name, address, e-mail address(es), fax number, and telephone
number} _____________________________________________________________________________
.
I certify that a copy of this termination of limited appearance was: [check all used] ( ) e-mailed
( ) mailed ( ) faxed ( ) hand delivered to the person(s) listed below on {date} _________________.
Other party or his/her attorney:
Name:
Address:
City, State, Zip:
Telephone Number:
Fax Number:
E-mail Address(es):
Client Party:
Name:
Address:
City, State, Zip:
Telephone Number:
Fax Number:
E-mail Address(es):
_______________________________________
Signature of Attorney
Printed Name:
Address:
City, State, Zip:
Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure Form 12.900(d), Termination of Limited Appearance (10/21)
Telephone Number:
E-mail Address(es):
Florida Bar Number:
Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure Form 12.900(d), Termination of Limited Appearance (10/21)
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