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CLE Calendar 2014

November 5, 2014

Building Your Law Practice
Course No. C1799
Audio Webcast

 

This program focuses on the fundamental considerations for starting, developing, or growing a family law practice. It is applicable both to attorneys interested in hanging their own shingle and to those attorneys who wish to develop their practice while working in an established firm. The program will provide an opportunity to hear from and interact with some of the most successful and distinguished family law attorneys throughout the State of Florida. Don't miss your opportunity to learn about these critical issues facing every family lawyer's career.

November 12, 2014

Mechanics of the Marital and
Family Law Certification Exam
Course No. C1910R
Live Audio Webcast

 

This seminar is intended to assist both those who have applied to take the certification exam and those who are thinking about taking the exam in the future. It is developed and conducted without any involvement or endorsement by the BLSE and/or Certification committees. Furthermore, those who have developed the program have had no communication with the certification committee that prepares and grades the examination and they have no information regarding the examination content or format other than the information contained in the exam specifications which are also provided to each examinee. Candidates for certification who take this course should not assume that the course material will cover all topics on the examination or that the examination will cover all topics in the course material.

This seminar is not eligible for CLE credit.


December 10, 2014

Collaborative Practice: Staying Out of the Briar Patch–Identifying and Dealing with Expected and Unexpected Issues in the Collaborative Process
Course No. C1816R
Live Audio Webcast

 

In this program, Attorney Nancy Harris will be dealing with the issues of difficult clients and obstacles that attorneys may confront during a collaborative divorce process. Lana Stern, Ph.D., will provide and demonstrate insight as to how the neutral mental health professional can be used to assist the parties and attorneys in communicating, keeping the parties engaged in the collaborative process when matters get heated, and understanding the psychological dynamics that may assist or detract from reaching settlement in the case. Finally, Adam T. Magill, MBA, CBA, CVA, MAFF will provide insights as to how to best use a neutral financial professional to deal with contradictory financial claims between the parties and in proposing creative options for people whose goals may be rather unrealistic or far apart. Regardless of your experience or training in collaborative law, this course will provide insights and tools that can be used in both collaborative and non-collaborative divorce cases.

 


 

January 30-31, 2015

THE 2015 MARITAL & FAMILY LAW REVIEW COURSE

The Hilton Bonnet Creek

  • Event Schedule
  • Application for Scholarship to Attend the 2015 Certification Review
  • Hotel Information:

    Secure your room reservation at The Hilton Bonnet Creek now at the low special seminar rate of $199.00 per night. Limited number of rooms available at the Waldorf Astoria for $269 per night (single/double occupancy).  There is complimentary Wi-Fi in the guest rooms and free access to the fitness center.

    To reserve your room online, please click here.  To reserve your room by phone, please call The Hilton Bonnet Creek at 1-888-353-2013 or the Waldorf Astoria at 1-888-353-2009. Please reference Marital and Family Law Review Course.

    The deadline for reservations is January 5, 2015.

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