Continuing Legal Education

Professionalism for New Admittees: Mandatory State Bar Program for All New Lawyers (05/30/14 & 05/31/14)

Professionalism for New Admittees

Mandatory State Bar Program for All New Lawyers


Friday, May 30, 2014 and Saturday, May 31, 2014


Charlotte Plaza Uptown Hotel


CLE Credit:

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



$250 New Admittee Rate

$500 Attorney Rate

$75 Hourly Rate



Charlotte Plaza Uptown Hotel

201 South McDowell Street

Charlotte, NC 28204


Please park in the hotel parking deck.  We will provide parking tokens each day.


Special Info:

8:00 a.m.  Registration/Breakfast

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. CLE Training



Friday, May 30th

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

Jason A. McGrath, McGrath & Spielberger, PLLC


10:15 am – 11:15 am: Work-Life Balance

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


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

Landon S. Eustache, Hunton & Williams


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


12:45 pm – 1:45 pm: Trust Accounting Rules Update

Peter G. Bolac, North Carolina State Bar


2:00 pm – 3:00 pm: N.C. State Bar Overview

Nancy B. Norelli, Norelli Law, PLLC


3:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Law Office Technology

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



Saturday, May 31st

8:30 am – 10:30 am: Attorney-Client Relationship

Keith B. Nichols, Horack Talley PA


10:45 am – 11:45 am: Attorney Professionalism

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


11:45 am – 12:45 pm: LUNCH PROVIDED ONSITE


1:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Young Lawyers Division (60 minutes) followed by Judges Ethics Panel and Views from the Bench (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 October 25, 2014

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Upcoming MCB Events

10-30-14 Swearing-In Ceremony
All MCB members are invited to attend the Ceremony, RSVP required.

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.


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