Masters of the Courtroom (sm) CLE 2014


December 11, 2014

Strategies for Success Offered by Master Judges, Defense and Plaintiff Lawyers as they explore the issues that arise in complex, multi-party litigation.

Ultimately, you’ll be the judge as you “Match Yourself with the Masters.”  Register by the hour or for the full the day - Earn 7.5 hours of CLE including 1 hour of Ethics and 1 hour of Professionalism.

 

Special thanks to the “Master” of Masters of the Courtroom (sm), the Hon. Lance M. Africk, and 2014 Chair, Lynn Luker.

To Register

1.  Call the Bar Office at (504) 525-7453 or

2.  Email CC Kahr or

3.  Download Procrastinators' Programs (sm) Registration Form.

 

 

Agenda

Register by the hour or for the day.

    TOPIC SPEAKERS
           
9  - 11:30 am
(2.5 Hours of CLE)
  Jury Selection The Hon. Lance M. Africk, USDC - EDLA; Russ M. Herman, Herman Herman & Katz; R. Keith Jarrett, Liskow & Lewis
       
12:30 - 1:30 pm
(1 Hour of CLE)
  Opening Statements,
Closing Statements,
Rebuttal,
Demonstrative Exhibits
The Hon. Jane T. Milazzo, USDC-EDLA; M. Nan Alessandra, Phelps Dunbar; Jason Williams, Jason Williams & Associates
       
1:40 - 2:40 pm
(1 Hour of CLE)
  Evidentiary Issues
(including Motion Practice)
The Hon. Eldon E. Fallon, USDC-EDLA; Kenneth A. Polite, US Attorney - EDLA; Gerald E. Meunier, Gainsburgh Benjamin
       
2:50  - 3:50 pm
(1 Hour of CLE)
  Direct & Cross Examination
(including Witness Preperation)
The Hon. Carl J. Barbier, USDC-EDLA; Darleen M. Jacobs;  Kerry Miller, Frilot
       
4 - 5 pm
(1 Hour of Ethics)
  Ethics The Hon. Martin L.C. Feldman, USDC-EDLA; Mary E. Howell; Richard C. Stanley, Stanley Reuter
       
5:10  - 6:10 pm
(1 Hour of Professionalism)
  Professionalism with the Magistrate Judges The Hon. Judge Sally Shushan, USDC-EDLA;
The Hon. Joseph Wilkinson, Chief Magistrate Judge, USDC-EDLA;
The Hon. Daniel Knowles; USDC-EDLA;
The Hon. Karen Roby, USDC-EDLA;
The Hon. Michael North, USDC-EDLA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CLE Hours

Register by the hour of the full day.

Masters of the Courtroom offers a total of 7.5 Hours of CLE including 1 Hour of Ethics and 1 Hour of Professionalism.

 

Fees - NOBA Member Discount *

Before December 5th Discount for NOBA Members

One Day Procrastinators' Programs (sm) or Masters Programs Registration: $235

Per Hour Registration: $35

After December 5th for NOBA Members 

One Day Procrastinators' Programs (sm) or Masters Programs Registration: $245

Per Hour Registration: $40

 

Fees for Non-Members *

Join NOBA to get the CLE discount that pays almost all your dues. Need to renew your membership? Want to become a member? 

Before December 5th for Non-Members

One Day Procrastinators' Programs (sm) or Masters Programs Registration: $350

Per Hour Registration $55

After December 5th for Non- Members

One Day Procrastinators' Programs (sm) or Masters Programs Registration: $360

Per Hour Registration $60

*  Payment must be received at the time of registration to qualify for discounted pricing.  Cancellations must be received in writing two days prior to the program in order to receive a refund minus a $30 administrative charge will be deducted. There are no refunds for no shows. 

 

To Register

1.  Call the Bar Office at (504) 525-7453 or

2.  Email CC Kahr or

3.  Download Procrastinators' Programs (sm) Registration Form.

 


Special thanks to Find Law, a division of Thomson Reuters, for their sponsorship of Masters of the Courtroom (sm).