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BRIDGE THE GAP

SATISFY A FULL YEAR OF CLE CREDITS IN ONE WEEKEND
Designed for newly admitted attorneys  |  Open to attorneys at all levels
 

Day 1: 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Day 2: 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Networking lunch included, both days


16 CLE CREDITS IN NEW YORK
3 ethics  |  6 skills  |  7 professional practice

New Jersey program pending.

January 24–25, 2015

Location: Fordham Law School, 150 West 62nd Street, Skadden Conference Center

Presented in partnership with the Fordham Law Alumni Association and Career Planning Center

TOPICS AND SPEAKERS

Ethics:
The Ethics of Trial Advocacy, Nicole Hyland, Partner, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC
Law Practice Ethics: Essential Information for the New Economy, Nicole Hyland

Skills:
Introduction to Court-Annexed Mediation, David M. White, Professor of Law and Director, Conflict Management Program, Seton Hall University School of Law, and Adjunct Professor, Fordham Law School
Trial and Arbitration Advocacy for the New Lawyer, Adam Shlahet, Special Assistant Attorney General with the New York State Office of the Attorney General, and Director of Trial Competitions, Adjunct Professor, Fordham Law School 
Civil Litigation Drafting, Jennifer L. Bougher, Counsel, Arent Fox LLP / Attorneys at Law
Cost Effective 21st Century Legal Research, Co-presenters: Todd Melnick, Associate Law Librarian for Public Services, Fordham Law Library; Alissa Black-Dorward, Head of Reference, Fordham Law Library; and Jacob Sayward, Head of Electronic Services, Fordham Law Library (1.5 CLE)

Professional Practice:
Commercial Transactions, Sylvia Fung Chin, Partner/Of Counsel, White & Case LLP
A Primer on Matrimonial Law in New York, Veronica Escobar, The Law Offices of Veronica Escobar
Pre-Trial Procedure in New York State Courts, Mark Davies, Adjunct Professor, Fordham Law School
Real Estate Law, William Campbell, Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
Fundamentals of Tax Law, Brian C. Power, Associate, Mayer Brown
Trusts and Estates, Magdalen Gaynor, Law Offices of Magdalen Gaynor