Professionalism for New Attorneys
 
Mandatory State Bar Program for New Attorneys
 
Weds., April 26 and Thurs., April 27 from 9 a.m. to – 3:30 p.m. Each Day 
 
Day 1 - Bar & Foundation Center  •  Day 2 – Mecklenburg County Courthouse
 
 
CLE Credit:  
12.0 Total Hours (11.0 Hours Ethics + 1.0 Hour Mental Health/Substance Abuse)  
 
Fees:
$175 New Attorney Rate
$350 Attorney Rate (Not a New Attorney)
 
Locations:
Day 1 | Bar & Foundation Center, 4/26/17
2850 Zebulon Ave., Charlotte, NC 28208
 
Day 2 | Mecklenburg Co Courthouse, 4/27/17
828 East Fourth Street
Registration and Lunch – Room 4510
CLE Training – Courtroom 6370
 
Special Info:   
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.: Registration 
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.:  CLE Training 
(See Day 1 and Day 2 locations above)
 
DAY 1 ► Wednesday April 26, 2017 at Bar & Foundation Center
 
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Work Life Balance: Getting Lost in Our Own Lives
Norman Smith, N.C. Lawyer Assistance Program
 
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Trust Accounting Rules (Video Replay)
Peter G. Bolac, North Carolina State Bar

 
 
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Law Practice Management
Jason A. McGrath, McGrath & Spielberger, PLLC

 
12:00 pm – 12:30 p.m. LUNCH ON-SITE
 
12:30 pm – 2:30 pm: Attorney-Client Relationship
Keith B. Nichols, Horack Talley PA

 
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Law Office Technology
Rob Ingalls, Ingalls Law, PLLC
 
DAY 2 ► Thursday April 27, 2017 at Mecklenburg County Courthouse
 
9:00 am – 10:00 am: Attorney Professionalism
Sheena Gatehouse and Members of the District Attorney’s Office
 
10:00 am – 11:00 am: Court Ambassadors Program 
Todd Nuccio and Staff, Trial Court Administrators Office

 
11:00 am – 12:00 p.m. Overview of N.C. State Bar (Video Replay)
Nancy B. Norelli, Norelli Law PLLC 

 
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 pm: LUNCH ON-SITE
 
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Self Serve Center and Pro Bono Opportunities including a view of MCB Programs such as Linking Lawyers Mentoring 
Darwin Rice, Self Serve Center and MCB Volunteers

 
1:30 pm –2:30 pm: Young Lawyers Division
Panelists:
Chris Bazzle, Mecklenburg County Magistrate and YLD Chair

Jennifer Errington, McIntosh Law

Lee Robertson, Richard L Robertson and Associates


Jessica Battle, Police Attorney, CMPD

 
2:30 pm – 3:30 p.m. Judges’ Ethics Panel and Views from the Bench featuring members of the State Superior &/or Federal Benches &/or seasoned legal professionals of the local Bar: 
The Honorable Alicia D. Brooks

 
 
Registration: 
Fax: 704/333-6209
Mail: 2850 Zebulon Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28208
 
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