Continuing Legal Education

Professionalism for New Admittees: Mandatory State Bar Program for All New Lawyers (09/27/13 & 09/28/13)

Professionalism for New Admittees

Mandatory State Bar Program for All New Lawyers


Friday, September 27, 2013 and Saturday, September 28, 2013


Charlotte Plaza Uptown


CLE Credits:

12.0 Total Hours (11.0 Ethics + 1.0 Mental Health/Substance Abuse)



$250 New Admittee Rate

$500 Attorney Rate (Not a New Admittee)

$75 Hourly Rate (Not Applicable to New Admittees)



Charlotte Plaza Uptown

201 South McDowell Street

Charlotte, NC 28204


Special Info for Both Days:

8:00 am - 8:30 am: Registration & Breakfast

8:30 am - 4:00 pm: CLE Training (LUNCH ON YOUR OWN)



8:30 am - 10:00 am: Law Practice Management

Jason A. McGrath, McGrath & Spielberger, PLLC


10:15 am - 11:15 am: Trust Accounting Rules

Peter G. Bolac, North Carolina State Bar


11:15 am - 11:45 am: Linking Lawyers/MCB Involvement


11:45 am - 12:45 pm: LUNCH ON YOUR OWN


12:45 pm - 2:45 pm: Attorney-Client Relationship

Keith B. Nichols, Horack Talley, P.A.


3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Overview of the N.C. State Bar

Hon. Nancy B. Norelli, Norelli Law, PLLC




8:30 am - 9:30 am: Work-Life Balance

Robynn E. Moraites, N.C. Lawyer Assistance Program


9:45 am - 10:45 am: Law Office Technology

Mark D. Gott, Sellers, Hinshaw, Ayers, Dortch & Lyons, P.A.


11:00 am - 12:00 pm: Attorney Professionalism

Hon. Christy T. Mann & Hon. Paige B. McThenia, District Court Judges


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: LUNCH ON YOUR OWN


1:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Young Lawyers Division (Mary Gamble, Christian Staples, William Smoak & Cabell Clay - 60 minutes) followed by Judges Ethics Panel & Views From the Bench (Hon. Charlotte Brown, Hon. David Cayer, Hon. William Constangy, Hon. Karen Eady-Williams and Hon. Elizabeth Trosch - 120 minutes)



Download Registration form here and return via:

Fax: 704/333-6209

Mail: 1123 South Church Street, Suite 103, Charlotte, NC 28203

Phone: 704/375-8624



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Saturday November 1, 2014

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11-6-14 Lawyers' Luncheon Series - Practicing Law in a War Zone
Join your Bar for a monthly lunch meeting to eat, socialize and hear remarks from Stephen Romeo, a MCB member who served with the U.S. Army as a JAG Officer in Kandahar, Afghanistan in 2013. Registration Deadline: 10/31/14

11-12-14 Law & Society Luncheon
The MCB and MBF present this annual luncheon with the keynote address from Michael J. Gerhardt, UNC School of Law Samuel Ashe Distinguished Professor in Constitutional Law & Director, UNC Center for Law and Government and presentation of the Ayscue Professionalism Award.

12-10-14 Bar & Foundation Center Grand Opening Celebration
In lieu of the MCB Holiday Party, please join us for a festive celebration in honor of the grand opening of the new Bar & Foundation Center.


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