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 admin@wlastl.org. 

 

Upcoming CLE Topics

February 25, 2020 | Your Role as an Appointed Attorney in St. Louis County Court's Public Defender Wait List Initiative

March 20, 2020 | WLA's Legislative Update Luncheon

March 25, 2020 | Diversity, Inclusion, Implicit Bias and Cultural Awareness Ethics CLE (co-sponsored with Alaris

Recent CLE Topics

March 22, 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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events:

WLA CLE Series "Your Role as an Appointed Attorney in St. Louis County Court's Public Defender Wait List Initiative"

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 | 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

St. Louis County Circuit Court

Ceremonial Courtroom | Room S01

105 S. Central Avenue | Clayton | 63105

Contact: Ed Hennessy

Register here.

 

WLA February Mentorship Luncheon

Friday, February 28, 2020 | 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Dowd Bennett LLP

7733 Forsyth Boulevard, Suite 1900 | St. Louis (Clayton) | 63105

Contact: Sheena Hamilton

Register here.

 

Diversity CLE | The Time is Now - Best Practices in Driving Diversity and Inclusion in the Legal Profession (co-sponsored with Alaris)

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 | morning and afternoon sessions

In person at Vue17 | 1034 S Brentwood Blvd 17th floor | St. Louis | 63117 | or via Zoom webinar

Panel Presentation of national and local experts moderated by Joan Swartz, Attorney at Law; Missouri CLE Ethics Credit Hours pending approval

Contact: Jennifer Matthew

Register here.

 

Complimentary Professional Headshots

Friday, April 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM by appointment only

Members-Only event.  Update your website and social media profile with a FREE professional headshot.

Contact: Ed Hennessy

Register through Sign Up Genius.  


Save the Date(s):

Legislative Update Luncheon | Friday, March 20, 2020

Gather updates on legislative initiatives in the City, County and State as well as tips and advice on running for office

International Women's Day | March 2020 date to be announced

Join WLA and MCBA for a fun shopping event with a philanthropic twist

WLA Golf Outing | Friday, October 9, 2020

Swing into action to support the Linda J. Murphy Scholarship Fund

Look for more information on these, and other events, here and in upcoming member email blasts.

 

March Board Meeting:

Thursday, March 19, 2020 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Contact admin@wlastl.org for location


View our Announcements page for information on other area events.

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St. Louis, MO 63177

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