2018 CLE Event A Success

The Sixth Annual Timeless Tips from the Bench and Bar presented by the Indianapolis Legal Aid Society (“Legal Aid”) on April 27, 2018, was another huge success.  Follow this link for information on the 2018 CLE.  This annual event features approximately 18 amazing speakers presenting in a fast-paced “TED Talk” format of 20 minutes each. For information on the 2019 CLE, visit this page later this summer!

Thank you to all the participants and speakers!

Thanks to our Featured Speakers

Honorable Curtis T. Hill, Jr., Indiana Attorney General
Indiana Court of Appeals:
  • Honorable Robert R. Altice, Jr. – Keys to Excellent Writing (with Judge May)
  • Honorable Cale J. Bradford – History of Alcoholic Beverage Laws
  • Honorable Elaine B. Brown – Impeachment
  • Honorable Terry A. Crone – Modification of Fixed Plea Agreements
  • Honorable Melissa S. May – Keys to Excellent Writing (with Judge Altice)
  • Honorable Edward W. Najam, Jr. – Summary Judgments
Indiana Tax Court:
  • Honorable Martha B. Wentworth – The Art of Persuasion
Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission:
  • Honorable G. Michael Witte, Executive Director and Former Superior Court Judge
  • Charles M. Kidd, Deputy Executive Director
  • Michael B. Brennan, Gass Weber Mullins, Milwaukee – Each Lawyer’s Crisis
  • Lee C. Christie, Cline Farrell Christie & Lee – Opening Statements 
  • Thomas L. Davis, Frost Brown Todd – You Did What?
  • John A. Floreancig, Indianapolis Legal Aid Society
  • Brian C. Hewitt, Hewitt Law & Mediation – Mediation: Where Are We Now?
  • Linda Pence, SmithAmundsen LLC – Taking the Fifth
  • Guy A. Relford, The Law Office of Guy A. Relford – Gun Owners and Police
  • John C. Trimble, Lewis Wagner, LLP – Litigation Metrics: Our New World
  • James H. Voyles, Jr., Voyles Vaiana Lukemeyer Baldwin & Webb
Editorial Cartoonist:
Gary Varvel, Indianapolis Star – Using Humor to Communicate Better


Thanks to our TABLE SPONSORS:




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