Bridging the Gap | July 2017
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, July 20, 2017 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Albany | New York State Bar Association
One Elk Street | Albany, NY 12207
Live Video Conference
Earn 16.0 MCLE credits by attending this two-day program.
Recent Graduates and Newly Admitted Attorneys | If you attend in person, this program will satisfy your annual MCLE requirement and carries 7.0 credits in areas of professional practice, 6.0 skills and 3.0 ethics credits.
Sponsored by the Committee on Continuing Legal Education, the Young Lawyers Section and the Law Practice Management Committee of the New York State Bar Association
Program faculty will speak from the New York City location and will be broadcast live to other locations in an interactive video conference format, allowing “real time” interaction between all locations. Newly admitted attorneys must attend in person or in a live video conference location to receive skills credits. Newly admitted attorneys cannot receive skills credits by participating in the webcast. For further information on the CLE rules and requirements for newly admitted attorneys please visit www.nycourts.gov/Attorneys/CLE.
16.0 MCLE Credits
(7.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 6.0 Skills, 3.0 Ethics)
This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey. If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.
Program Agenda Topics
> Nuts and Bolts of a Workers Compensation Claim
> Cross Examination of a Witness 101
> Will Drafting Basics for New York Practitioners
> Preparing For and Taking Depositions in a Personal Injury Case
> Ethics in the Digital Age | Attorney Advertising in NY
> Review of Residential Mortgage Loans
> eDiscovery & the Ethical Duty of Competence
> Entertainment Law 101
> Consumer Bankruptcy 101
> NYS Fee Arbitration and the Attorney-Client Fee Dispute Resolution Program
NYSBA Members - $420 | Non-Members - $695
$295 Special Rate for Newly Admitted Attorneys
*In order to receive this special rate, you MUST:
1. Be a recent grad or newly admitted attorney (admitted January 2015 or later)
2. Be a NYSBA member and
3. Register online or by phone at 1-800-582-2452.
• CLE seminar coupons and complimentary passes CANNOT be used for this program.
• Registration canceled less than three days from the program date will be assessed a $25.00 cancellation fee.
Thank You to Our Following Sponsors:
Law Practice Management Resources
NYSBA Law Practice Management resources provide lawyers, law firm managers and legal professionals with information on practice management trends, marketing, client development, legal technology and finance. Whether you’re a solo practitioner or a managing partner at a national law firm, you’ll find law practice management resources to meet your day-to-day practice needs. Checklists, best practices, publications and continuing legal education programs provide up-to-date information and practical tips to help you better manage your law practice. Learn more at www.nysba.org/LPM
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If you have any questions about this program, please contact Katherine Suchocki, Esq. Director of Continuing Legal Education, or Michella Weiss, Law Practice Management Program Coordinator.