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BRIDGE THE GAP

SATISFY A FULL YEAR OF CLE CREDITS IN ONE WEEKEND
Designed for newly admitted attorneys  |  Open to attorneys at all levels
 

Day 1: 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Day 2: 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Networking lunch included, both days


16 CLE CREDITS IN NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY

January 24–25, 2015

Location: Fordham Law School, 150 West 62nd Street, Skadden Conference Center

Presented in partnership with the Fordham Law Alumni Association and Career Planning Center

TOPICS AND CLE INFORMATION

Day 1, Track A–New York
9 NY Credits (3 ethics, 3 skills, 3 professional practice, transitional and nontransitional). In addition, these 9 credits count in New Jersey for experienced attorneys only (6 general and 3 ethics).
Ethics
• The Ethics of Trial Advocacy
• Law Practice Ethics: Essential Information for the New Economy
Skills
• Introduction to Court-Annexed Mediation
• Trial and Arbitration Advocacy for the New Lawyer
Professional Practice
• Pre-Trial Procedures in New York State Courts
• A Primer of Matrimonial Law in New York

Day 1, Track B–New Jersey
9 NJ Credits (7.5 general credits in five [5] of the nine [9] New Jersey special subject areas for newly admitted attorneys, plus 1.5 ethics credits). In addition, these 9 credits count in New York (1.5 ethics, 3 skills, 4.5 professional practice/law practice management).

Special Subject Areas
• The Nuts and Bolts of New Jersey Municipal Court Practice
• Hot Tips—Major Changes in New Jersey Family Law Statutes 
• Careful First Steps Into New Jersey Estate Planning
• Handling a Residential Real Estate Closing in New Jersey
• New Jersey Civil Trial Preparation
Ethics
• Law Practice Ethics: Essential Information for the New Economy

Day 2—New York & New Jersey
7 NY credits (3 skills, 4 professional practice) and 7 NJ general credits.

Skills
• Civil Litigation Drafting
• Cost Effective 21st Century Legal Research
Professional Practice
• Fundamentals of Tax Law
• Real Estate Law
• Trusts and Estates
• Commercial Transactions