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Big Easy Bootcamp CLE: Basic Training for Lawyering in New Orleans

New Admittee CLE and Reception 

October 23, 2015

  • Held at the beautiful Louisiana Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal in the French Quarter
  • Earn Ethics, Professionalism & Law Practice (Office) Management CLE from well-respected lawyers and judges

  • Over 6.25 Hours of CLE on How-to-Lawyer in New Orleans

  • 2015 New Admittees get free CLE for Big Easy Bootcamp when they join NOBA for the 2015-2016 year

  • A Reception at the Hermes Bar Honoring the New Admittees Follows the CLE 

Date:  Friday, October 23, 2015

Time:  8 am Registration begins; 8:30 - 4:15 pm CLE; Reception follows

CLE:  6.25 Hours of CLE including 1 Hour of Ethics, 2 Hours of Professionalism, and 1.75 Hours of Law Practice (Office) Management

CLE Location:  Louisiana Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal, 400 Royal Street, 3rd Floor, New Orleans
Arrive early and please bring photo identification.

Reception Location:  Hermes Bar, 725 St. Louis Street, New Orleans


  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Alex Garon or
  3. Fax NOBA at (504) 525-6549 or
  4. Mail in the Big Easy Bootcamp Registration Form to 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130.  

Cost:   2015 New Admittees - Join NOBA for the 2015-2016 membership year and Big Easy Bootcamp is free! Click here to dowload the New Admittee Registration Form

NOBA Member Discount, Practicing Less than Two Years - $80

NOBA Member Discount, Practicing Over Two Years - $100

Non Members - $130



8:00 - 8:25 am Registration  
8:25 - 8:30 am Welcome/Opening Remarks  
8:30 - 9:30 am Ethics The Hon. Paul Bonin, LA Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal
9:40 - 10:25 am Nuts and Bolts of Law Practice Management Patricia A. Krebs, King Krebs
10:30 - 11:30 am Balancing the Scales of Justice Elizabeth S. Sconzert, Blue Williams 
    Alex H. Glaser, Phelps Dunbar
    Dan Chiorean, Odom & DesRoches
11:30 - 12:30 pm Lunch  
12:30 - 1:30 pm Top 10 Things Every Associate Should Know M. Nan Alessandra, Phelps Dunbar
    Brian P. Quirk, Irwin Fritchie
1:35 - 2:35 pm Courtroom Demeanor The Hon. Kern A. Reese, Civil District Court
    The Hon. Tracey Flemings-Davillier, Criminal District Court
2:40 - 4:10 pm Mastering Cocktail Conversation Harry Rosenberg, Phelps Dunbar


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