COACHING FOR THE NEW PRACTITIONER
What They Didn’t Teach You in Law School
Presented by the Litigation Section of the California State Bar
July 18, 2017
The Offices of the State Bar of California
845 S. Figueroa Street
Los Angeles 90017
Hors d’oeuvres Reception from 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Program: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Cost: $30, includes reception
MCLE: 2 hours
This program is designed for attorneys newly admitted to practice in California and for more seasoned attorneys who are either new to litigation or are stepping back into a litigation practice after some time away. Attendees will hear from experienced trial court judges and successful practitioners about unwritten rules and best practices for courtroom conduct, communication with the court and counsel, and various aspects of developing a litigation practice. Plenty of tremendous tips for new practitioners!
The speakers for the Los Angeles program are: the Honorable Elizabeth Feffer, who has served on the LASC bench since 2007; the Honorable Lawrence Crispo (Ret.), who served on the LASC bench for 10 ten years and who is now a private judge, arbitrator, mediator, discovery referee and special master; Megan Rowe, founding shareholder of Daponde, Szabo and Rowe, healthcare practitioners in Sacramento; and Lisa Cappelluti (Moderator), managing partner of Lorber, Greenfield and Polito’s San Francisco office, a firm specializing in construction litigation.