LSBA Events and Seminars
Long-Term Planning for the Special Needs Client - First in a Three-Part Series 11/21/2014
The Diversity Committee's Pipeline Subcommittee and Legal Services for Persons with Disabilities Committee (LSPD) have joined forces in order to launch a new three-part CLE series focusing on disabilities-related legal issues.
The first in the series, "Long Term Planning for the Special Needs Client,"
is for those who are interested in best serving clients with special needs - and their families. Joel A. Mendler, estate planning specialist, will be the featured speaker. It will be held at the Louisiana Bar Center in New Orleans on November 21, 2014.
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NEW YORK, NEW YORK Multi-Topic CLE!! 11/22/2014 - 11/24/2014New York is... Great Sightseeing, Museums & Galleries, World Class Music and Broadway Shows, Radio City Music Hall Christmas Extravaganza, Festivals & Street Fairs, Macy's Thanksgiving Parade, Spectacular Shopping, Awesome Dining, and much more!! New York City has it all. Experience it again!
To Register & Reserve a Room (QUEEN BEDS ONLY) at the Millennium Broadway Hotel, you must download a Registration Form. Online registration is not available. ROOM BLOCK EXPIRES OCTOBER 22!! View Seminar Details ...
Ethics & Professionalism: Watch Your P's & Q's12/5/2014Beat the End-of-the-Year Rush & Get Your Required Ethics & Professionalism Credit NOW!! CLE Available by the Hour, 1/2 Day or Full Day!!View Seminar Details ...
CLE with the New Orleans Pelicans! PELICANS vs NICKS12/9/2014JOIN THE FLOCK!! The LSBA is SWOOPING the SMOOTHIE KING CENTER for a CLE with the NEW ORLEANS PELICANS! Earn your Ethics and Professionalism CLE credit, and then enjoy watching the New Orleans PELICANS take on the New York NICKS!! Registration includes one (1) game ticket in the HUB Club. View Seminar Details
26th Annual Summer School Revisited12/11/2014 - 12/12/2014Fall is approaching, but the LSBA is hanging on to Summer! Join us for Summer School Revisited, a multi-topic CLE program that highlights presentations from the Summer School held in Sandestin. Earn all of the required CLE credits for 2014!!View Seminar Details
The Pursuit of Balance: Life & Law12/16/2014
Co-sponsored by the LSBA & Lawyers Assistance Program. Finding it harder than ever to juggle the demands of your job and the rest of your life?? You're not alone. Highly respected speakers share their best strategies in our common “pursuit of balance".View Seminar Details ...
Trial Practice12/16/2014Trial practice is the anatomy of a trial and includes various stages. Join ROBERT A. KUTCHER, seminar chair, and an impressive roster of leaders from both sides of the bar, as well as members of the judiciary, as they discuss trial techniques that proved and won their cases. Share their in-depth knowledge and experiences in trial practice while earning the required Ethics AND Professionalism credits.View Seminar Details ...
Federal Court Practice: Learn from the Masters of the Bench & Bar12/18/2014Lawyers should take advantage of this outstanding CLE program co-chaired by HON. IVAN L. R. LEMELLE and DARREL J. PAPILLION. Timely topics to be addressed by esteemed members of the Federal bench and Bar include the ADR/Settlement in Federal Court, Conflict Resolution, Federal Jurisdiction, and much more. Attendees will receive 6 hours of CLE, including the required Professionalism hour.View Seminar Details ...
Fit to Practice - Second in a Three-Part Series1/29/2015
Substance abuse, physical and mental health disability issues affect people of all professions - and lawyers are no exception. In addition to the personal challenges of those suffering from these issues, this brings potential risk to the attorneys as they handle important matters and continue to work in the profession. This session will discuss the risks and ethics/liability issues that attorneys with disabilities face. In addition, it will offer resources available in Louisiana to help practitioners, and give practical advice on avoiding personal and vicarious liability during this process. View Seminar Details
Dazzling Disney CLE During Mardi Gras2/16/2015 - 2/18/2015Escape the madness of Carnival at a CLE in Disney World!! Bring your family and friends on a magical gathering while earning ALL of your CLE credits.
To Register & Reserve a Room (single/double occupancy) at the Grand Floridian Hotel, you must download a Registration Form. Online registration is not avaialble. ROOM BLOCK EXPIRES JAN. 23, 2015!View Seminar Details
2015 Diversity Conclave Date Set3/6/2015
The date and location of the 2015 Diversity Conclave are set! On March 6, 2015, the Eighth Annual Conclave on Diversity in the
will be held at the New Orleans Marriott at 555 Canal Street, New Orleans. This year's theme is Celebrating 50 Years of Civil Rights: Moving the Pendulum Forward,
and promises to offer several hours of engaging and thought-provoking CLEs, breakout sessions and panel discussions. View Seminar Details
8th Annual Solo & Small Firm Conference3/19/2015 - 3/20/2015SAVE THE DATE! The LSBA's 8th Annual Solo & Small Firm Conference is returning to the Hilton New Orleans Riverside on March 19 - 20, 2015.
Stay abreast of conference news by checking the seminar website as conference planning ensues. We are looking forward to seeing you there! View Seminar Details