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CLE - 18th Annual Superior Court Bench Meets Bar Conference

Monday, April 6, 2015 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Boston Bar Association - 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA

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Description:

Our panel of Superior Court justices will offer their perspectives on current practice and how to be an effective advocate. They will cover relavent topics in Superior Court practice and procedure.

Topics Include:

  • The new voir dire process 
  • A plaintiff’s attorney's ability to ask the jury for a specific amount of money at the end of a trial  
  • Encouraging parties to engage in ADR
  • The judge’s role in initiate settlement conversations and mediation
  • Involving junior lawyers in hearings and trials 
  • Discovery disputes
  • The judge’s role in managing the cost of discovery
  • Summary judgment
  • c.93A
  • Judicial evaluations

A networking reception will follow the conclusion of seminar. This is an opportunity to meet the judges and fellow attorneys. Bring your questions and your appetite!

Registration Categories
BBA Member - $200.00
Non-Member - $250.00
BBA Member - Legal Services/ Government Lawyer - $90.00
Law Student - $30.00
 
If the cost of this seminar would preclude you from attending, please contact us about tuition discounts.

Materials: The BBA has gone digital! We are reducing our printing of hard copy materials for accredited programs. All of our materials are now offered in electronic format and is sent in advance to registrants via email.  Free WiFi is available in all conference rooms so you can easily have your materials on your portable devices and laptops! Hard copies are available to order at the program; You would receive your paper materials 2-3 weeks after the program occurs.   

Refunds & Cancellations
Please note that refunds will only be allowed for cancellation notices recieved at least 24 hours before the program.  


 

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Contact:

Jacqueline Querubin
jquerubin@bostonbar.org

 

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