February 11, 2016
El Paso Bar Association presents 20th Annual Civil Trial Practice Seminar
February 11, 12 & 13, 2016
Venetian Hotel Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada
Approved for 14.25 hours of MCLE, including 2.5 hours of Ethics by the State Bar of Texas, approved for 10.0 hours of MCLE and 1.2 hours of Ethics by the NM MCLE and 12.0 hours of MCLE, including 2.0 hours of Ethics by the Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education.
Schedule, List of Speakers & Topics
~Legal Legends Live Interview of David Jeans and Kitty Schild
~Update on Federal Rules Changes by Gerald “Gerry” Howard
~Texas Supreme Court Update by Justice Steven Hughes and Jeff Alley
~Probate Law by Lauren Serrano
~Probate and Fiduciary Litigation by Rene Ordonez
~Texas Lawyers’ Assistance Program
~Family Law Case Law Update by Hon. Laura Strathmann
~Immigration Issues by Danny Razo
~New Mexico Law Every Texas Lawyer Should Know in View of the New Reciprocity Rule by Jeff Ray, Deena Buchanan and Robert Trenchard
~Arbitration in the Employment Law Context by Rosemary M. Marin
~Governmental Liability by Joe Hood, Eric Brittain and Manual Romero
~Implications of Nabors Well Servs., Ltd v. Romero regarding Seatbelt Use Evidence and Biomechanical Analysis by Carlos Rincon
~Judges Panel: Do’s and Don’ts in the Courtroom by Hon. Frank Montalvo, Hon. Anne Berton and Hon. Laura Strathman
THE DEADLINE TO BOOK YOUR HOTEL ROOM WITH OUR BLOCK HAS NOW PASSED, BUT YOU CAN TRY TO SEE IF YOU CAN BOOK A ROOM BY GOING TO OUR WEBSITE, www.elpasobarcle.com TO SEE IF THEY MIGHT STILL HONOR THE RATE OF $209 PER NIGHT.
Cost: $375 – Members; $475 – nonmembers & $175 – paralegals
Send your check to: El Paso Bar Association, 500 E. San Antonio, Rm 1204, El Paso, Texas 79901 or you can pay online at https://elpasobar.com/make_a_payment Please add $5 to your total.
We would like to thank our sponsors:
Ray, McChristian & Jeans, P.C.
Ruhmann Law Firm
Law Office of Daniela Labinoti
Scott Hulse, P.C.
Glasheen, Valles & Inderman, P.C.
James Kennedy, PLLC
Mounce, Green, Myers, Safi, Paxson & Galatzan, P.C.
Judge Maria Salas-Mendoza
Flores, Tawney & Acosta, P.C.
We would like to thank our Door Prize sponsors:
Blanco, Ordonez, Mata & Wallace, P.C. (two tickets to see David Copperfield on 2/13/2016 @ 7:00 p.m. & two tickets to see LeReve on 2/13/2016 @ 7:00 p.m.
Steven James Mediation
Ruhmann Law Firm
Law Office of Cori Harbour-Valdez
If you have any questions or would like to sponsor our seminar or provide a door prize, please contact Nancy at firstname.lastname@example.org