Ethics & Professionalism: Watch Your P's & Q's

Hilton Riverside Hotel
#2 Poydras St. • New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:20 p.m.

BEAT the End-of-the-Year RUSH!! Get Your Ethics & Professionalism Credits ~ Available By-the-Hour

Click P's & Q's to download seminar flyer.

Registration Fees

• One Hour .....  $90
• Two Hours ..... $180
• 1/2 Day .....   $270 (AM Schedule: 8:30-11:50 a.m. / PM Schedule: 1:00-4:20 p.m.)
• Full Day .....  $320

(The fee includes printed course materials, seminar attendance and coffee/refreshment breaks.)

Registrations received after November 30 and on-site registrations are not guaranteed printed seminar materials at the time, however, will receive electeronic seminar materials.

Cancellation of registration must be received in writing by the LSBA no later than Nov. 30. Cancellations will receive a full refund, less a $25 administrative charge. Absolutely no refunds will be made after Nov. 30.

CLE CREDITS: This program has been approved for a maximum of 6 CLE credits, including 3 hours of ethics and 3 hours of professionalism.
Hotel Information:
Although the LSBA does not have a room block at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, discount rates for LSBA members may be available. Contact: Reservations at (888) 627-7033 or Lisa Scollo at Be sure to mention Louisiana State Bar Association. Availability is not guaranteed. Prevailing rates may apply.

For more information, contact: CLE Dept. at (800) 421-5722

Annette Buras               Bridget Berins
(504) 619-0102            (504) 619-0137 



Hon. Randall L. Bethancourt •32nd Judicial District Court • Houma

James A. Brown • Liskow & Lewis • New Orleans


8:00-8:30 a.m.

8:30-9:30 a.m. – (1 credit; Ethics)
Truth or Consequences (with some prizes and music thrown in)
Jan M. Hayden • Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz • New Orleans
James A. Brown • Liskow & Lewis • New Orleans

9:40-10:40 a.m. - (1 credit; Professionalism)
Professionalism: High Impact Openings and Closings
James A. Brown • Liskow & Lewis • New Orleans
Cherrell Simms Taplin • Liskow & Lewis • New Orleans

10:50 a.m.-11:50 p.m. - (1 credit; Ethics)
#Me Too Revisited
Katie E. Lasky • Lasky Murphy • New Orleans
Kerry A. Murphy • Lasky Murphy • New Orleans

11:50 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Lunch (on your own)

1:00-2:00 p.m. – (1 credit; Professionalism)
Professionalism in Mediation: What Works and What Doesn’t
Hon. W. Ross Foote (ret.) • Attorney at Law • Alexandria

2:10-3:10 p.m. – (1 credit; Ethics)
Ethics Update and Recent Developments
Prof. Dane S. Ciolino • Loyola University College of Law • New Orleans

3:20-4:20 p.m. – (1 credit; Professionalism)
Professionalism from the Bench: Do’s & Don’ts
Moderator:        Hon. Randall L. Bethancourt • 32nd Judicial District Court • Houma
Panelists:          Hon. Frank A. Brindisi • 24th Judicial District Court • Gretna
                        Hon. Bonnie F. Jackson • 19th Judicial District Court • Baton Rouge
                        Hon. John J. Molaison, Jr. • 5th Circuit Court of Appeal • Gretna
                        Hon. Robin D. Pittman • Orleans Parish Criminal District Court • New Orleans

Those who plan and teach LSBA seminar are volunteers. Their generous contributions of time, talent and energy make this and every LSBA seminar a success. We deeply appreciate their work.

The LSBA continues to encourage all its members to participate in the preparation and presentation of LSBA CLE programs.

* Please contact the LSBA CLE Dept. if you have a disability which may require special accommodations at this program. The LSBA is committed to enduring full accessibility for all registrants. *
Louisiana State Bar Association
601 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70130
(800) 421-LSBA(5722) / (504) 566-1600