Continuing Legal Education

2014 Programs

Seminars ranging from Supreme Court decisions to legal writing to climate change.

Health Care Law and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

This 5.75 hour program was designed by experienced practitioners who know the most relevant and important topics in engaging important and emerging areas of Health Law. It is the final portion of the 18 hour Health Law Certificate program and is intended for those attorneys interested in seeing how the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act is changing the world of Health Care Law.

Credits:  5.75 AV CLE
Length: 5.75 hours

Featured Speakers:
Kurt Boehl, Kitti Cramer, Tyler Goldberg-Hoss, Ashley Greenberg, Harold Malkin, Olga Owens, John Peick, Michelle Peterson, Brian Peyton, Commissioner Eric Schmidt, John Strait, Sarah K. Weinberg, M.D., Joanne Werner, R.N., M.S., J.D.

Health Care Law Certificate Program

The Health Law Certificate program is designed to broaden your knowledge and deepen your ability to engage health law issues. This 18 hour program was designed by experienced practitioners who know the most relevant and important topics in engaging important and emerging areas of Health Law.

Credits:  17.75 AV CLE (including 1.0 ethics credit)
Length: 17.75 hours

Featured Speakers:
Kurt Boehl, Kitti Cramer, Tyler Goldberg-Hoss, Ashley Greenberg, Harold Malkin, Olga Owens, John Peick, Michelle Peterson, Brian Peyton, Commissioner Eric Schmidt, John Strait, Sarah K. Weinberg, M.D., Joanne Werner, R.N., M.S., J.D.

Supreme Court Decisions Today

A review of the decisions from the 2013-2014 term of the Supreme Court of the US.

Credits:  2.0 General, including 0 Ethics AV | WSBA #375503
Length: 2:00

Featured Speakers:
Andrew Siegel, Charlotte Garden, Deborah Ahrens

Climate Change: The Rules Are Changing

Current changes and challenges in policies, standards and regulations related to climate change will be addressed at local, state, and national levels

Credits:  7.0 General, including 1.0 Ethics AV CLE | WSBA #371998
Length: 7:30:46

Featured Speakers:
See presenter tab.

2014 - Moving Your Legal Writing Forward 3.0

The annual legal writing workshop from the professors of the #1 ranked legal writing program in the U.S.

Credits:  6.0 AV CLE , including 2 Ethics Credits; WSBA #372001
Length: 6:16:23

Featured Speakers:
Lori Bannai, Janet Dickson, Anne Enquist, Connie Krontz, Christopher Rideout, Mimi Samuel

2014 - Business Development 101: Tools and Techniques to Build a Successful Law Practice

This 3 hour cutting edge program, which includes 1 Ethics credit, will demonstrate how you can build a law practice successfully and ethically.

Credits:  1.0 Ethics AV CLE ; WSBA #372001
Length: 3:29:34

Featured Speakers:
Jennifer Willner, Ann Guinn, Shari Campbell, Rob McNair-Huff, Gil Price, Greg McLawsen

2014 - 4th Annual Conference on Public Defense

Addresses new Supreme Court certification rules on standards; implications of the Saintcalle decision on race bias in jury selection; civil legal issues for defendants before and after sentencing; preventing wrongful convictions based on false confessions; and a panel on reducing racial disparities in police enforcement.

Credits:  7.25 AV CLE , including 1.25 Ethics; WSBA #372003
Length: 7:30:00

Featured Speakers:
Professor Janet Ainsworth, Justice Charles Wiggins, Anna Roberts, Jeff Robinson