2019 Bench Bar Conference


Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa, Point Clear, Alabama

 

Join the New Orleans Bar Association for the 2019 Bench Bar Conference at the beautiful Grand Hotel in Point Clear, Alabama, on March 28-31, 2019. The weekend promises to be a fascinating exploration of the latest developments in the legal community including Meet the Judges, a rapid-fire, round-robin session where lawyers will be given the opportunity to meet and interact with judges from state and federal courts.

Register today and enjoy discounted rates. Call NOBA at 525-7453 or email Briana Nelms

Download the 2019 Bench Bar Conference Brochure

Download the 2019 Bench Bar Conference Lawyer Registration Form

Special Thanks to The Bench Bar Corporate Leadership Circle

Early Registration is closed for Make a Splash, Let's Go to the Beach Friday Nigh Dinner, you may purchase tickets at the door.

2019 Bench Bar Conference Agenda

2019 Bench Bar Conference Speaker Bios

Directions to the Grand Hotel

Map of the Grand Hotel

Fairhope Alabama Restaurants

Accommodations

Get your reservations now at Marriott's Grand Hotel in Point Clear, AL by calling  (800)544-9933. If you prefer to stay in Fairhope, which is a short 5-minute drive, call the Hampton Inn. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453.  

For NOBA Conference Registration:

1.  Call NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or 
2.  Email Briana Nelms, Program Director or
3.  Mail to NOBA at 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA or

Refund Policy: Cancellations must be received by Monday, March 25, 2019, for a full refund minus a $30 administrative fee.

(please note: All credit card transactions will be charged a 3% convenience fee)

Bench Bar CLE Priority Registration (Before February 28, 2019)

$350

Bench Bar CLE Registration (After February 28, 2019)
        8.70 Hours of CLE including Ethics and Professionalism
        Saturday and Sunday Breakfasts
        Saturday Wellness Luncheon
‚Äč        Saturday Evening Champagne Tasting 
$400
   
Bench Bar Young Lawyer CLE Priority Registration (Before February 28, 2019) $185
Bench Bar Young Lawyer CLE Registration (After February 28, 2019) $235
   
Friday Night Dinner
  at the Grand Hotel Let's Go to the Beach!
$125
   
Guest Registration 
        Friday Night Dinner Let's Go to the Beach!
        Saturday and Sunday Breakfasts

        Saturday Evening Champagne Tasting
        
$150
   

The Bench Bar Conference Committee: 

The Hon. Jane Triche Milazzo, United States District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana, Chair

Sandra Diggs-Miller, Senior Counsel at Entergy Corporation, Vice-Chair

William B. Gaudet, Adams & Reese, LLP, Vice-Chair

Judge Nakisha Ervin-Knott, Orleans Civil District Court, Division “D”

Magdalen B. Bickford, McGlinchey Stafford, PLLC

Angelina Christina,  Akerman, LLP

Marshall T. Cox, McGlinchey Stafford, PLLC

Thomas M. Flanagan, Flanagan Partners LLP

Shannon S. Holtzman, Liskow & Lewis

Michael W. Magner, Jones Walker, LLP

Jonathan D. Lewis, Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr & Smitth

Cayce C. Peterson, The Lambert Firm

Katherine Swartout, McCranie, Sistrunk, Anzelmo, Hardy, McDaniel & Welch, LLC

The Bench Bar Conference Young Lawyers Section Committee:

          Marshall Cox, McGlinchey Stafford, PLLC, Chair
          Ethan Zubic, Gordon, Arata, Montgomery, Barnett, McCollam, Duplantis & Eagan, LLC,      Vice-Chair

Kelly E. Brilleaux, Irwin Fritchie Urquhart & Moore, LLC

Gerard J. Gaudet, Adams and Reese, LLP

Jennifer Gordon Lampton, Civil District Court Parish of Orleans

Cassie Preston Gailmor,  Deutsch Kerrigan, LLP

Eric W. Sella, Mouledoux, Bland, Legrand & Brackett 

Kimberly Silas, Louisiana Supreme Court

Vic Dantin, Irwin Fritchie Urquhart & Moore, LLC

 

Special Thanks to the Bench Bar Conference Corporate Leadership Circle (As of 2/5/19)

Platinum

 

 

 

 
         
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Special Thanks to the The Bench Bar Conference Law Firm Patrons (As of 2/5/19)

Adams and Reese, LLP

Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, LLC

Barrios, Kingsdorf & Casteix, LLP

Bruno & Bruno, LLP

The Derbes Law Firm, LLC

Bobby J. Delise

Deutsch Kerrigan, LLP

Entergy Services, Inc.

Fishman Haygood Phelps Walmsley Willis & Swanson, LLP

Flanagan Partners, LLP

Frilot LLC

Gainsburgh, Benjamin, David, Meunier & Warshauer, LLC

Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr & Smith, APLC

Herman Herman & Katz LLP

Irwin Fritchie Urquhart & Moore, LLC

Jones, Swanson, Huddell & Garrison, LLC

Jones Walker LLP

Kuchler Polk Weiner, LLC

The Lambert Firm, PLC

Leger & Shaw

Lewis, Kullman, Sterbcow & Abramson, LLC

Liskow & Lewis, APLC

Martzell, Bickford & Centola

McGlinchey Stafford PLLC

Melchiode Marks King LLC

Perry, Balhoff, Mengis & Burns, LLC

Phelps Dunbar, LLP

Plauché Maselli Parkerson LLP

Porteous, Hainkel & Johnson, LLP

Pugh, Accardo, Haas, Radecker & Carey, LLC

Ron Austin & Associates

Simon Peragine Smith & Redfearn LLP

Stanley, Reuter, Ross, Thornton & Alford, LLC

Stone Pigman Walther Wittmann, LLC