Sunday, April 2 – Annual Reception & Banquet 7:00 p.m.
Monday, April 3 – State Bar & Young Lawyer Section Annual Business Meetings 8:30 a.m.
Seminars April 3, 2017
|9:30 - 9:40 a.m.||Opening Remarks|
|9:40 - 10:30 a.m.||Christina Steinbrecker Jack||Legal Research in the 21st Century||Fastcase|
|10:30 – 11:20 a.m.||John Cruden||Reflecting on Environmental Enforcement: The Advent of Mega Cases||Former Assistant Attorney General US Environment and Natural Resources Division|
|11:20 - 11:30 a.m.||Sponsor Break|
|11:30 - 12:00 a.m.||Linda Klein||An Update from the ABA||President of the American Bar Association|
|12:00 - 1:30 p.m.||Lunch on your own|
|1:30 - 2:20 p.m.||Professor Douglas Berman||National, State and Local Marijuana Reform Developments||Professor - Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University|
|2:20 - 3:10 p.m.||Robert Albury, Jr||An Introduction to the New Era of Lawyer Assistance Programs||Director WV Lawyers Assistance Program|
|3:10 - 3:30 p.m.||Sponsor Break|
|A Panel Discussion of Practicing Law in West Virginia from the Prospective of Women Attorneys|
|3:30 - 4:45 p.m.||Judge Stephanie Thacker, United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals; Justice Elizabeth Walker, Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia; Cheryle Hall, West Virginia Court of Claims; Dina M. Mohler, Office of General Counsel, Charleston Area Medical Center|
The banquet meal on April 2nd at 7 p.m. is the only meal that you can register for in advance. Meals on April 3rd will be on your own.
The CLE program will consist of 6.1 hours of presentations (including credits in Law Office Management and Substance Abuse). This program is ONLY approved for CLE credit in West Virginia.