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Lawyers for Soldiers

7 hrs. CLE/1 hr. Ethics

9/9/2016
When: Friday, September 9, 2016
Where: Indiana House of Representatives Chamber
200 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, Indiana  46204
United States
Contact: Sherry Allan
317-639-5465


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Co-sponsored by the Military and Veterans Affairs and Pro Bono Committees

 

LAWYERS FOR SOLDIERS

7 hours CLE/1 hour Ethics

 

Designed to train attorneys on the unique legal issues confronting returning servicemembers and military family members and to expand available pro bono legal services to veterans, the ISBA offers this course at an exceptional value to those who become volunteers for Indiana Lawyers for Soldiers.

 

Agenda

 

8:30 am – 9:00 am

Registration

 

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Military Cultural Competency for Lawyers (1 hr. CLE)

Christy Collette, Outreach Specialist, Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University

 

10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Role and Limitation of Military Legal Assistance (1 hr. CLE)

Capt. Kenneth D. Washington, US Army/IN National Guard

 

11:00 am – 11:15 am

Break

 

11:15 am – 12:15 pm

An Introduction to Issues in Military Divorces and Family Law Issues (1 hr. CLE)

Megan M. Lewis, Flood & Lewis, LLC

 

12:15 pm – 12:45 pm

Lunch

 

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Veterans Treatment Courts (1 hr. CLE)

Hal Johnston, Marion County Veterans Treatment Court Administrator

 

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

An Introduction to Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) (1 hr. CLE)

Paul Schilling, Office of the Attorney General

 

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Break

 

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

An Introduction to Servicemember Civil Relief Act (SCRA) (1 hr. CLE)

Matt Cooper, SCRA Foundation, Michigan

 

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Ethics of Representing Clients with Diminished Capacity (1 hr. CLE/Ethics)

Don Lundberg, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP

 

Pricing Information

 

$45 + 1 LFS Case (in the area you specify)

$245 + No Obligation

 

Price includes lunch.

 

Cancellation Policy

 

A $25 service fee will be applied to cancellations received on or before 9/2/16. No refunds on cancellations received after 9/2/16. If you send someone else in your place, please provide ISBA with that person's name.

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