Event Details

2014 Professionalism Symposium

Jan 09, 2014 01:30pm - Jan 09, 2014 4:30pm
Event Type: Events
Category: Professionalism

Description

Clearwater Bar Association
Professionalism Symposium 2014
January 9, 2014

1:30 – 1:35             Greetings and Seminar OverviewChristy Pemberton, Esq., Nancy Meyer, Esq,. Pinellas County Attorney’s Office

1:35 – 2:00             Professionalism in 2014Eugene Pettis,  Florida Bar President

2:00 – 2:50             Don’t Take the Bait Professionalism post Norkin requires lawyers to maintain not just aspire to professionalism. 
                                  Through use of a live skit drawn from an actual transcript, attorneys will witness and discuss unprofessional                                                   behavior and how to avoid it.
Donald S. Crowell, Pinellas County Attorney’s Office, and Michael J. Faehner,
M. Faehner, Esq., LLC
2:50—3:00 Break
3:00—3:50 Tips to Diffuse a Bully — Have you observed bullying in the courtroom or during attorney meetings? This session will identify four different types of bullies and provide practical tips for diffusing and overcoming them. Myriam Irizarry, Clearwater Bar President
3:50—4:15 Professionalism & Social Media — Tips for complying with Florida Bar professionalism requirements while using social media.  Michael J. Faehner, M. Faehner, Esq., LLC
4:15—4:30 When to Use the Professionalism Implementation PanelAndrew B. Sasso, Esq., 6th Judicial Circuit Professionalism Committee

Cost: FREE for Clearwater Bar members & judges.
All others $100


Early registration ends on Nov 19, 2013.
Regular registration starts on Nov 20, 2013 and ends on Jan 15, 2014.
Late registration starts on Jan 16, 2014.
All times are 12:00am (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada).