Appellate Practice

How to Effectively Present an Appellate Oral Argument through Zoom

May 27, 2020
{1 hour CLE}

Martin Stern and Curtis Pursell, 5th Circuit Court of Appeal, Clerk of Court, will speak on how to effectively present an appellate oral argument through Zoom.  


Martin Stern, Adams & Reese
Curtis Pursell, 5th Circuit Court of Appeal, Clerk of Court

Date: Wednesday, May 27, 2020

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Live Zoom Webinar

1 hour of CLE credit, including Appellate Specialization Credit

NOBA member discount: FREE!
Non-member price: $10
*All credit card transactions will be charged a 3% convenience fee.


  1. Contact NOBA at (504)525-7453
  2. Email Marie Thomas
  3. Non-member attorneys can pay online by clicking here (online registration closed)
  4. *We take everything but American Express. All credit card transactions will be charged a 3% convenience fee. 

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