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Approach the Bench CLE Series



2017 Approach the Bench CLE Series

The Approach the Bench program provides a forum for lawyers to get to know the local, state, and federal court judges. Judges speak about general topics including practice and procedures, trial practice, motions practice, and more. 
Approach the Bench CLEs are free to all NOBA members.


Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal w/ Judge Regina Bartholomew-Woods
Thursday, May 18, 2017

Location: 410 Royal Street, New Orleans LA, 70130 

Date & Time:  Thursday, May 18th from 12 noon to 1 PM

CLE:  One Hour of Continuing Legal Education

Registration:  NOBA Members - Free; Non Members - $25 (no lunch served at this program)

If you are not a member of NOBA, now is the perfect time to join in order to receive this CLE and others at free or discounted rates. Click here to join!

To register for this CLE, contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or email Liz Daino.  Please note: Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee. No refunds for no shows.


United States District Court - EDLA w/ Judge Michael B. North
Monday, July 10, 2017

Location:  500 Poydras Street, Room B407, New Orleans, LA  70130

Date & Time:  Monday, July 10th from 12 noon to 1 PM

CLE:  One Hour of Continuing Legal Education

Registration:  NOBA Members - Free; Non Members - $25 (no lunch served at this program)

If you are not a member of NOBA, now is the perfect time to join in order to receive this CLE and others at free or discounted rates. Click here to join!

To register for this CLE, contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or email Liz Daino.  Please note: Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee. No refunds for no shows.


Orleans Parish Criminal District Court w/ Judge Paul A. Bonin
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Location:  2700 Tulane Avenue, 3rd Floor (Courtroom #14), New Orleans, LA 70119

Date & Time:  Wednesday, July 19th from 12 noon to 1 PM

CLE:  One Hour of Continuing Legal Education

Registration:  NOBA Members - Free; Non Members - $25 (no lunch served at this program)

If you are not a member of NOBA, now is the perfect time to join in order to receive this CLE and others at free or discounted rates. Click here to join!

To register for this CLE, contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or email Liz Daino.  Please note: Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee. No refunds for no shows.



Orleans Parish Civil District Court w/ Judge Rachael D. Johnson
Friday, August 4, 2017

Location:  421 Loyola Avenue, Room 303, New Orleans, LA 70112

Date & Time:  Friday, August 4th from 12 noon to 1 PM

CLE:  One Hour of Continuing Legal Education

Registration:  NOBA Members - Free; Non Members - $25 (no lunch served at this program)

If you are not a member of NOBA, now is the perfect time to join in order to receive this CLE and others at free or discounted rates. Click here to join!

To register for this CLE, contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or email Liz Daino.  Please note: Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee. No refunds for no shows.