LSBA Events and Seminars


2017 CLE during Jazz Fest: Handling the Complex Case - JAZZ IT UP!
Friday, April 28, 2017
JAZZ FEST TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE!!

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.

This year’s CLE during Jazz Fest program focuses on the different phases of a complex litigation case and how to handle them.


JAMES BROWN
, seminar chair, coordinated this program to help lawyers of all skill levels obtain the necessary skills for a successful outcome from a complex case. Young lawyer or seasoned veteran, plaintiff or defense counsel, this program will assist you in your pre-trial preparation and trial thereafter. Don’t miss this day of trial skills that will make you more effective in the courtroom. Earn a maximum of 6 hours of CLE credit, including the required 1 hour of professionalism!
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Basics of Immigration Bond Representation - Free CLE in Alexandria
Friday, April 28, 2017
Trinity Christian Center Cafe
3466 LA-112
Forest Hill, Louisiana 71430

This free 1.0 CLE, sponsored in part by the Louisiana State Bar Association’s Legal Incubator Program, LIFT, will educate attorneys on providing limited scope representation to handle bond cases in Central Louisiana’s Immigration Courts. To learn more and how to register click here. Lunch will be provided. 
LSBA FOUR CORNERS SEMINAR - COVINGTON!
Friday, May 5, 2017
Take advantage of this FREE seven CLE hour seminar and learn the latest in law practice management, professionalism, and other topics of note.  Lunch provided.  REGISTRATION CLOSED.  WAIT LIST CLOSED.



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Hanging Out Your Own Shingle
Monday, May 8, 2017
Registration - 7:30-8:00 a.m.
Seminar - 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

This add-on option to the Bridging the Gap program will provide practical "need to kow" information about starting a solo practice.
Limited space available!
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57th Bi-Annual Bridging the Gap
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Registration: 7:30 a.m.
Tuesday, May 9 - 8:00 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Wednesday, May 10 - 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Join us for the two-day program presented by skilled, highly respected practitioners and jurists to learn practical information that hopefully will serve you well throughout your legal career.
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LSBA FOUR CORNERS SEMINAR - LAKE CHARLES!!
Friday, May 12, 2017
LSBA Four Corners Seminar - LAKE CHARLES!  Take advantage of this FREE seven CLE hour seminar and learn the latest in law practice management, ethics, and professionalism.  Lunch provided. 

REGISTRATION CLOSED!  WAIT LIST ONLY!!

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LSBA FOUR CORNERS SEMINAR - WEST MONROE!!!
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Take advantage of the this FREE seven CLE hour seminar, and learn the latest in law practice management, ethics and professionalism.  Lunch provided!!  REGISTRATION OPEN UNTIL CAPACITY REACHED!
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Fit To Practice
Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Louisiana Bar Center
601 St. Charles
New Orleans, A 70130

Registration 11:30 am
Session: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
1.5 CLE Credits

The third installment of the speakers series titled "Fit to Practice" focuses on liability and ethical issues concerning attorneys with mental health challenges, disabilities, and/or substance abuse issues.  The session is relevant for all attorneys regardless of practice concentration.

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LSBA FOUR CORNERS SEMINAR - SHREVEPORT!!!!
Friday, May 19, 2017
LSBA FOUR CORNERS SEMINAR - SHREVEPORT!!!!  Take advantage of this FREE seven CLE hour seminar and learn the latest in law practice management, ethics, and professionalism.  Lunch provided.  REGISTRATION OPEN UNTIL CAPACITY REACHED!  

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Advanced Family Law Hot Topics
Friday, May 19, 2017
ADVANCE FAMILY LAW HOT TOPICS
 
(Sponsored by the Family Law Section)

Registration - 8:30 a.m.
Seminar - 8:30 a.m.-5:00p.m.

Crown Plaza Airport / 2829 Williams Blvd., Kenner

The LSBA Family Law Section presents Advanced Family Law Hot Topics.  Join us May 19th for a seminar designed for attorneys, judges, hearing officers, custody evaluators and other professionals who want a better understanding of advanced Family Law topics.  This program will impact your practice with insightful tips from the working judiciary.  Seasoned professionals will provide valuable information on new Family Law rules and procedures, and other hot topics.
The program has been approved for 6 hours of Family Law Specialization CLE credit.

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Healthcare Law 2017: Navigating the World of Health Law & Policy in a New Administration
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Registration - 8:00-8:30 a.m.
Seminar - 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Leading health lawyers from Louisiana and beyond and public policy makers will convene to present the latest hot and often controversial topics in health care law and policy, especially during the transition of administration.

Health Law Section Members Receive $25 DISCOUNT!!

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Ethics & Professionalism Summer Rerun
Friday, June 16, 2017

Registration - 8:00 a.m. / Seminar 8:30-10:40 a.m.
Sheraton New Orleans Hotel - 500 Canal St.

Don't Wait Til the End-of-the-Year!
GET YOUR ETHICS & PROFESSIONALISM NOW!!
$55 per hour ~ Registration is OPEN


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NEW YORK, NEW YORK Multi-Topic CLE!!
Saturday, November 18, 2017 - Tuesday, November 21, 2017
SAVE THE DATE!! Mark Your Calendar - Nov. 18-21, 2017
The LSBA is headed back to the Big Apple!
Book Your Airfare Early & Save

NEW THIS YEAR...
The LSBA has added a 4th day of CLE!! You'll be able to earn more CLE credit while enjoying your visit to NY a little bit longer!
Government and Public Law Section - Practice in the Public Sector XVII
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - Friday, December 1, 2017
SAVE THE DATE!!  Mark Your Calendar - November18 and December1,2017
The Government and Public Law Section will be hosting their Annual Seminar - Practice in the Public Sector XVII at the Renaissance Hotel in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Louisiana State Bar Association
601 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70130
(800) 421-LSBA(5722) / (504) 566-1600