Meeting Information

New Lawyers Basic Skills - All Day - In-Person

 Date:11/29/2017
 Time:8:40 AM - 4:45 PM
 Location:The Chicago Bar Association
 MCLE Credit:6.5 IL PR-MCLE Credit (approved)
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This course is open to newly admitted Illinois attorneys only.
It is anticipated that this course will satisfy the New Lawyer Basic Skills Requirement.
Seminar agenda is subject to change.
AM Session agenda
8:40-8:45 a.m. Opening Remarks- Jonathan Amarilio, Taft, Stettinius & Hollister LLP, Young Lawyers Section Chair 2017-2018
8:45-9:00 a.m. MCLE Requirements- Karen Johnson, Director, Illinois MCLE Board
9:00-9:45 a.m. Ethics for New Attorneys- Mary Andreoni, Ethics Education Counsel, ARDC
9:45-10:45 a.m. Overview of the Lawyers' Assistance Program -Robin Belleau, Director, Lawyers' Assistance Program (moderator)
10:45-11:00 a.m. Break
11:00-11:30 a.m. Ethics and Social Media: What New Lawyers Need to Know- William Hornsby, Staff Counsel, ABA Division for Legal Services
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Characteristics and Skills Legal Employers Look for in Hiring- Speaker to be announced
12:00-1:00 p.m. Lunch
See below for PM agenda.

 
To Register / Questions: Please call (312) 554-2056.