MTLA Spring Seminar

As The Court Sees It: Practice Tips From The Judicial Perspective

 

April 13, 2018

 

Hilton Garden Inn
2520 14th Street SW
Great Falls, Montana

 

Seminar Co-chairs:
Caitlin Boland Aarab & Michele Levine, Great Falls

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Schedule
Brochure
Speaker Bios

 

 

Live Interactive OPTION - Problems with driving winter roads, hotel costs, time away from office? MTLA and Fisher Video Conferencing have a solution.


If you plan to attend by live remote from a Fisher location in Billings, Bozeman, Helena, Kalispell or Missoula - you must  register on line.

 

We are not accepting registration for the Fisher Video location in Butte.

 

During online registration use the COMMENTS box to enter the remote location site nearest to you.

 

SEMINAR SPONSORS  

FISHER - Video Conferencing | Court Reporting | Video Services | Trial Presentation Consultation

 

SCHEDULE – 6 CLE Credits, including 1 ethics credit
     
7:00   Registration & Continental Breakfast
     
8:20   Introduction & Welcome
    Michele Levine & Caitlin Boland Aarab, Great Falls
     
8:30   An Update from the Clerks of Court
    Shirley Faust, Clerk of District Court , Missoula
    Faye McWilliams, Clerk of District Court, Great Falls
     
9:30   It’s Your Record: Tips from 40 Years in a Front Row Seat
    JoAnn Bacheller, Court Reporter, U.S. District Court, Missoula
     
10:30   BREAK
     
10:45   IMEs: Overview and Issues from the Workers’ Compensation Court’s Perspective
    Hon. David Sandler, Workers’ Compensation Court, Helena
     
11:45   On the Road Again: Campaign
    John Heenan, Billings
     
12:00   LUNCH (on your own)
     
1:15   Clients in Crisis: Preventing Suicide and Substance Abuse Tragedies (ethics)
    Judy Griffith, Great Falls
     
2:15   Courtroom Effectiveness
    • Hon Elizabeth A. Best, Eighth Judicial District
    • Hon John W. Parker, Eighth Judicial District
    • Hon Gregory M. Pinski, Eighth Judicial District
     
3:15   BREAK
     
3:30   A Peek Behind the Curtain: Practice Tips from Those Who Read Your Briefs
    Caitlin Boland Aarab, Great Falls
    Samir Aarab, Great Falls
     
4:30   SEMINAR ADJOURNS