CLE Wrap Up: A Multi-Topic Program By-The-Hour!

Friday, December 15, 2017

We’ve Got Your CLE All Wrapped Up!  December is a time for wrapping up end of the year business, wrapping up travel arrangements and holiday vacations, and of course wrapping up gifts. Join the LSBA as we “wrap up” CLE!! Multi-Topic programming and attendance by the hour are offered so that everyone “wraps up” their CLE requirement by the Dec. 31st deadline.
Registration Fee, Cancellations and Refunds
  • 1 hour - $90

  • 2 consecutive hours - $180

  • AM Half-Day (8:30 AM to 12:05 PM)- $270

  • PM Half-Day (1:15 to 4:35 PM) - $270

  • Full Day - $320

(Fees include printed course materials, seminar attendance and coffee/refreshment breaks.)

Cancellation of registration must be received in writing by the LSBA no later than Dec. 8. Cancellations will receive a full refund, less a $25 administrative charge. Absolutely no refunds will be made after Dec. 8.

CLE CREDITS: This program has been approved for a maximum of 6.25 hours of CLE credits, including 1 hour of ethics and 1 hour 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 Be sure to mention Corporate Account: 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   

8:00-8:30 a.m.

8:30-9:30 a.m. - (1 credit)
Making the Right Choice of Entity for Your Business
Robert L. Wollfarth, Jr. • Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz • New Orleans

9:40-10:55 a.m. - (1.25 credits)
Lion Taming During Closing Arguments
J. Jerry Glas • Deutsch Kerrigan • New Orleans

11:05 a.m.-12:05 p.m. - (1 credit - Ethics)

Recent Developments in Legal Ethics
Dane S. Ciolino • Loyola University College of Law • New Orleans

12:05-1:15 p.m.

Lunch (on your own)

1:15-2:15 p.m. - (1 credit)

Appellate Practice
Thomas M. Flanagan • Flanagan Partners • New Orleans
Raymond P. Ward • Adams and Reese • New Orleans

2:25-3:25 p.m. - (1 credit)

Persuasive Opening Statements
Benjamin W. Janke • Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz • New Orleans
Kerry J. Miller • Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz • New Orleans

3:35-4:35 p.m. - (1 credit - Prof.)

Professionalism: The Duty of Self Care
J. E. “Buddy” Stockwell III • Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program • Mandeville

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