LSBA Events and Seminars

Experience the Charm of Quebec
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - Friday, March 29, 2019
Experience the Charm of Quebec
A Multi-Topic CLE Seminar
Sponsored by the Louisiana State Bar Association

Fairmont Le Château Fontenac
1 rue des Carrieres
Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4P5
March 27-29, 2019

Ideally located inside the walls of Old Quebec, the iconic Fairmont Le Château will seduce you with its breathtaking views of the St. Lawrence River and the architecture of the Old fortified City. This landmark luxury hotel will guarantee you a memorable and inspiring stay in one of the most beautiful, and walkable, cities in the world. Register now and experience the charm of Quebec!

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The Bankruptcy Code is 40 Years Old and We Are Still Learning!
Friday, April 5, 2019
Louisiana Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave. • New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:45 p.m.

In 2005, Congress overhauled the bankruptcy laws. Included in the changes is a law requiring all bankruptcy filers to get credit counseling before they can file a bankruptcy case -- and additional counseling on budgeting and debt management before their debts can be wiped out. Want to learn more about the code and changes ... REGISTER NOW!!

Earn 6.25 CLE credits, including ethics. Bankruptcy Law Specialization Credit Pending...
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12th Solo, Small Firm & TECH Conference (April 9-10, 2019; Sheraton NOLA)
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - Wednesday, April 10, 2019
LSBA'S 12th ANNUAL SOLO, SMALL FIRM & TECH CONFERENCE (April 9-10, 2019, Sheraton NOLA)!!

ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS APRIL 5, 2019 (thereafter, onsite registration only with $400 check)

ARE YOU READY???  Register now
for the only conference completely dedicated to small office practitioners and to any lawyer wanting to incorporate tech into their practice. Same venue as last year, but at a later time and with a Tuesday/Wednesday combination! 

KNOW you want to go!!  

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE NOW POSTED!  Over 45 national and regional speakers! You don't want to miss this conference. 

Want to exhibit? Send exhibitor inquiries to Shawn L. Holahan
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11th Annual White Collar Crime Symposium
Friday, April 12, 2019
Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m.

Advance Registration ..... $320
After March 22 & On-Site ..... $345

Earn 7 hours of CLE credit and then stay for the French Quarter Festival. This year's festival-goers can expect outstanding Louisiana music & food, beginning with a Second-Line Kickoff Parade is April 11 at 10 AM beginning at the 100 block of Bourbon Street to Jackson Square. A list of special events and music line up can be found at FRENCH QUARTER FEST.  
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Ethics Friday Series- Ethics And Legal Disrupters
Friday, April 12, 2019
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Avenue. • New Orleans

Registration: 8:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m.
Seminar:     9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Registration ... $10 
Webcast ... $10

Join us for an hour of discussion with a member of the LSBA Ethics Advisory Service Committee, Lisa A. Montgomery who will present Ethics and Legal Disrupters.

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What's All the Jazz about Immigration?
Friday, April 26, 2019
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans

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

Registration Fees:
Advance Registration ..... $320
After April 19 ..... $345
Morning Webcast (8:30 a.m.-noon) ..... $160
Afternoon Webcast (1:00-4:30 p.m.) ..... $160

A National Emergency ... A Border Wall ... Tension on Capitol Hill ... Immigration is one of the hottest topics today. Well versed speakers will address updates at the southern border, litigating in federal court, remote detention centers, and more. REGISTER NOW!!

Earn 6 CLE credits, including ethics.
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CLE during Jazz Fest
Friday, April 26, 2019
Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
500 Canal St. • New Orleans

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

REGISTER EARLY TO GET 2 TICKETS TO JAZZ FEST! (Tickets for 1st weekend only.)

Advance Registration ........ $450 (includes 2-Jazz Fest Tickets)
Advance Registration ........ $320 (seminar registration only)
After March 22 & On-Site .. $345 (Jazz Fest Tickets NOT included)

This year’s CLE during Jazz Fest program focuses on the art of persuasion. Don’t miss this day of persuasive skills that will make you more effective in your practice.
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Four Corners Seminar - Covington
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Four Corners - Covington - TBA
Hanging Out Your Own Shingle
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave. • New Orleans

Registration: 7:30-8:00 a.m.
Seminar: 8:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

This add-on option to the Bridging the Gap program will provide practical "need to kow" information about starting a solo practice.
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58th Bi-Annual Bridging the Gap Seminar
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - Thursday, May 9, 2019
Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
500 Canal St. • New Orleans

Registration: 7:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Join us for this two-day program presented by skilled, highly respected practitioners and jurists to learn practical information that hopefully will serve you well throughout your legal careers.
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29th Annual National Institute on Health Care Fraud
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - Friday, May 10, 2019
Co-Sponsored by the ABA & LSBA

Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel
2 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 561-0500

The 29th Annual National Institute on Health Care Fraud provides a rewarding educational experience for health care attorneys, regulators, compliance professionals, state and federal prosecutors, criminal defense attorneys, and qui tam relators’ counsel. This national institute draws panelists, facilitators, and participants from each of these significant groups and offers unique opportunities to meet and share experiences and concerns in a non-adversarial setting.

Who Should Attend?
• Health Care Attorneys • Regulators • Prosecutors • Criminal Defense Attorneys • Qui Tam Relators’ Counsel • Compliance Professionals

More details can be found on the website located here:
Group Discounts Available! Save when you register three (3) or more attendees for in-person events:
•3 - 5 attendees - SAVE 5%
•6 - 10 attendees - SAVE 10%
•10+ attendees - Contact ABACLE for even greater discounts

To sign-up a group of 3 - 10 attendees and save on registration, please contact the ABA Service Center at (800) 285-2221 [International (312) 988-5000]. Please have the event title and event code ready.
Four Corners - Lake Charles
Thursday, May 9, 2019
Four Corners - Lake Charles  TBA
Four Corners - West Monroe
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Four Corners - West Monroe  TBA
Four Corners - Bossier City/Shreveport
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Issues and Trends while Practicing in the Social Media Age
Friday, May 17, 2019
Juban's Restaurant
3739 Perkins Rd. • Baton Rouge

Registration: 9:30-10:00 a.m.
Seminar: 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Hosted by the LSBA Young Lawyers and Senior Lawyers Divisions - Space is limited!!

Earn 3 CLE credits, including 2 hours of ethics.
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ETHICS FRIDAY SERIES- Ethics: Some of the Bare Necessities
Friday, May 24, 2019
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Avenue. • New Orleans

Registration: 8:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m.
Seminar: 9-10:00 A.m.
Registration $10 

Join us for an hour of discussion with one of our distinguished past LSBA Board Presidents, Joseph L. Shea on the topic, Ethics: Some of the Bare Necessities

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Better Lawyering thru Technology
Friday, June 14, 2019
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave. • New Orleans

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

More information coming soon ...
Ethics & Professionalism Summer Rerun
Friday, June 14, 2019
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30-10:40 a.m.

2 Hour CLE! More information coming soon ...
Louisiana State Bar Association
601 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70130
(800) 421-LSBA(5722) / (504) 566-1600