NYSBA Bridging the Gap | Continuing Legal Education Program | Available On-Demand by Segment


Please choose the March 2015 Bridging the Gap segment you are interested in:

Segment 1 | Originally recorded March 18 | 1.0 MCLE credit in skills
“I’ve Been Arrested” – What To Do When You Get that 3:00 a.m. Call
Speaker: Peter Gerstenzang, Esq. | Gerstenzang, O’Hern, Sills & Gerstenzang | Albany, NY 

Segment 2 |
Originally recorded March 18 | 1.0 MCLE credit in professional practice
Immigration Law
Speaker: Jojo Annobil, Esq. | The Legal Aid Society | New York City

Segment 3 |
Originally recorded March 18 | 1.0 MCLE credit in ethics
Attorney Escrow Accounts, IOLA and Ethics | What Every New Lawyer Needs to Know
Speaker: Jay L. Hack, Esq. | Gallet Dreyer & Berkey LLP | New York City 

Segment 4 |
Originally recorded March 18 | 1.0 MCLE credit in professional practice
Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Programs
Speaker: 
Daniel M. Weitz, Esq. Deputy Director, Division of Professional and Court Services and
Coordinator Office of ADR and Court Improvement New York State Unified Court System | NYC


Segment 5 | Originally recorded March 18 | 1.0 MCLE credit in professional practice
New York Civil Practice and Procedure
Speaker: Professor Patrick Connors | Albany Law School 


Segment 6 | Originally recorded March 18 | 1.0 MCLE credit in skills
Effective Writing Techniques for the New York Attorney
Speaker: Hon. Gerald Lebovits | New York City Civil Court

Segment 7 | Originally recorded March 19 | 1.0 MCLE credit in professional practice
Consumer Bankruptcy
Speaker: Ronald Friedman, Esq. | SilvermanAcampora | Garden City, NY

Segment 8 | Originally recorded March 19 | 1.0 MCLE credit in professional practice
Basics of Landlord Tenant Practice
Speaker: Hon. Matthew J. Turner | Troy City Court | Troy, NY

Segment 9 | Originally recorded March 19 | 1.0 MCLE credit in skills, 0.5 MCLE credit in ethics
Review and Use of Evidence from Social Media
Speakers: 
Ignatius A. Grande, Esq. | Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP | New York City
Mark A. Berman, Esq. | Ganfer & Shore LLP | New York City

Segment 10 | Originally recorded March 19 | 1.0 MCLE credit in professional practice
Intellectual Property 101 | Copyright, Trademarks
Speaker: George McGuire, Esq. | Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC | Syracuse, NY

Segment 11 | Originally recorded March 19 | 1.5 MCLE credits in professional practice
Ten Tips for Taking Your First Deposition
Speakers: Mirna M. Santiago, Esq. | White Fleischner & Fino, LLP | White Plains, NY
Robert J. Permutt, Esq. | Nationwide Insurance | White Plains, NY

Segment 12 | Originally recorded March 19 | 0.5 MCLE credit in skills, 0.5 MCLE credit in ethics
Representing a Start Up Business – Ethical Considerations for New York Lawyers
Speaker: Clifford R. Ennico, Esq. Law Offices of Clifford R. Ennico Fairfield, CT


For a list of all of the Bridging the Gap segments, visit the Young Lawyers Curriculum Page