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CLE 2023 Speakers & Topics

8:15     am       Registration & Buffet Breakfast.                Presenters:


8:50     Welcome & Opening Remarks                                    Hon. Derek R. Molter, Chair

9:00     Toto, we’re not in state court anymore                       Hon. Jane E. Magnus-Stinson

9:15     How to Improve Trial Skills                                           Lee C. Christie

9:30     Civility in the Post Covid World                                   Hon. Cale J. Bradford

9:45     Appellate Tips from the Rookie Judge                       Hon. Peter R. Foley

10:00   What I wish I knew as a young lawyer                          Hon. Terry A. Crone


10:15   am       Break.


10:30   Equity & Access to Instill Public Trust                          Rob R. Love

10:45   Avoiding Reversal on Appeal                                      Hon. Elaine B. Brown

11:00   Touchstones of Mediation: Forty Years Later             Brian C. Hewitt

11:15   Journalists Can Teach Lawyers Persuasive Writing    Hon. Leanna K. Weissmann

11:30   Be your Best Lawyer- Invest in Yourself                      MaryEllen K. Bishop


11:45   pm       Break.  Plated Lunch.


12:00   Judicial Decision-Making Can Work for You            Hon. Michael B. Brennan


12:45   pm       Break.


1:00     Special Masters in Commercial Court                       Wayne C. Turner

1:15     Indiana's New Constitutional Carry Law                   Guy A. Relford

1:30     What to Do When Media Attends Your Hearing      Hon. Paul A. Felix

1:45     State Fair Stage Collapse Litigation                          Anthony W. Patterson

2:00     Family Law Taskforce Initiatives                                 Hon. Elizabeth F. Tavitas

2:15     Tips to Better Writing                                                 Hon. Matthew C. Kincaid


2:30     pm       Break.  Afternoon dessert.


2:45     Lessons I Learned from My Cousin Vinny                 Hon. Margret G. Robb

3:00     Top 10 Tips for Summary Judgment                         Hon. Heather A. Welch

3:15     Uncontrollable Clients & People Around Them       James H. Voyles, Jr.

3:30     AI, Lost Money and Ethic Updates                            James J. Bell

3:45     Ethical Do’s and Don’ts of Court Hearings               Hon. Robert R. Altice, Jr. &

                                                                                                 Hon. Melissa S. May             

4:15     Closing Remarks                                                         Hon. Derek R. Molter &

                                                                                                 John A. Floreancig

4:30     pm       Adjourn.

Six (6) hours CLE; One (1) hour ethics credit – pending

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