WLA's CLE SERIES
WLA offers FREE CLEs to its members multiple times per year. The programs are open to all lawyers. Committee members select the topic, recruit speakers, communicate with the Missouri Bar to obtain CLE accreditation, and plan event logistics. If you are interested in planning or hosting a CLE, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check back here and/or in upcoming member email blasts for information on CLEs as they are scheduled.
Recent CLE Topics
April 2021 | 2021 Legislative Update
March 2021 | View from the Inside: Corporate Counsel Perspectives
September 2020 | Diversity CLE - Best Practices in Driving Diversity and Inclusion in the Legal Profession (co-sponsored with Alaris)
September 2020 | WLA's Legislative Update Luncheon
February 2020 | Your Role as an Appointed Attorney in St. Louis County Court's Public Defender Wait List Initiative
March 2019 | WLA's Legislative Update Luncheon
February 2019 | How to Become a Judge
June 2018 | An Informational Discussion on Human Trafficking (in conjunction with MATA Women's Caucus)
March 2018 | How to Become a Mediator
January 2018 | How to Become a Judge
July 2017 | Personal Ethics
May 2017 | Financial Statements and Cash Flow Management
February 2017 | Budgeting and Fee Arrangement
November 2016 | Making the Record; Depositions, Exhibits, Transcripts and Practice Tips
May 2016 | Nuts and Bolts of Pursuing Orders of Protection and Related Ethics
March 2016 | Legislative Luncheon
February 2016 | How to be a Judge
November 2015 | Practice Tips for Young Lawyers
October 2015 | 50 Years Since Selma: The Road to Service
August 2015 | How to Start and Manage Your Own PracticeJuly 2015 | Alternatives to Law Firm Practice
June 2015 | The Lawyers' Guide to Retirement Planning
January 2015 | The Judicial Selection Process
October 2014 | Practice Tips for Young Lawyers
May 2014 | E-Discovery
November 2013 | Domestic Violence presented by Legal Services of Eastern Missouri
July 2013 | Alternatives to Law Firm Practice
May 2013 | The Judicial Selection Process
Cardinals Watch Party
Wednesday, August 4th | After Work | Sports & Social at Ballpark Village
Not busy after work on August 4th? Now you are! Head to Sports & Social at Ballpark Village to connect with fellow WLA members while cheering on the Cards as they take on Atlanta (first pitch is 7:15 PM). This will be a "BYOM" - Bring Your Own Money - event. Gather your tribes and hope to see you there. No RSVP or registration is needed. Go Cards!
Thursday, August 5th | 5:30 - 7:30 PM | Olive + Oak 216 West Lockwood, Webster Groves, 63119
WLA's Annual Meeting and President's Party will be held Thursday, August 5th, from 5:30 - 7:30 PM at Olive + Oak in Webster Groves. The Annual Meeting also serves to ratify the work of the Board over the course of the Bar year. We invite registered guests to join us for our annual report of the organization, and unbeatable fellowship with your fellow WLA members accompanied by light appetizers and drinks. The event is free to members. Register here.
Monthly Board Meeting:
Third Wednesday of every month
Noon - 1:30 PM
Contact email@example.com for location
Save the Dates:
Thursday, September 9th
WLA Installation Gala at the Missouri Botanical Garden's Spink Pavilion
Thursday, September 23rd
WLA Mentorship Panel at Harris-Stowe University
Additional information on these and other events will appear in member emails and in the Events section of our website.
View our Announcements page for information on other area events.