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This event took place on November 14, 2012 at 8:15 AM and has already passed.
 
Wednesday, Nov. 14 from 8:15 a.m.–5 p.m.

Presented by the Denver Bar Association Young Lawyers Division

Submitted for eight general CLE credits, including one ethics

Court Orientation is a day-long event intended to introduce new attorneys and new-to-the-area attorneys to the nuts and bolts of practicing law in Denver—last year’s event was attended by 80 such attorneys. The event will feature eleven different presentations on a variety of legal practice areas geared specifically to practice in Denver. After the program, join the DBA-YLD for “Barristers After Hours” at Katie Mullens, 1550 Court Place—16th Street Mall.

Denver City and County Building, Jury Assembly Room 1437, Bannock St.

RSVPto lunches@cobar.org or 303-860-1115, ext. 727.

 
 
Opening Comments
 
Matt Larson,
Ireland Stapleton
Vice-Chair of the Denver Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
 
8:15 a.m.
 
Criminal Case
 
Jim Castle,
Criminal Defense Attorney
 
8:30–9
 
Ethical Considerations
 
Jack Tanner,
Fairfield and Woods, PC
 
9–10
 
Volunteer Opportunity
 
Dianne Van Voorhees,
Metro Volunteer Lawyers
 
10–10:30
 
The County Clerk
 
Matt McConville,
Denver County Court Administrator
 
10:30–10:45
 
Break
 
Break
 
10:45–11
 
Lawyer Assistance Program
 
Barbara Ezyk,
Colorado Lawyer Assistance Program
 
11–11:30
 
Court Room Decorum
 
The Honorable William W. Hood,
Denver District Court
 
11:30–Noon
 
Winning over a Jury
 
The Honorable John W. Madden, IV,
Denver District Court
 
Noon–1 p.m.
 
Lunch
 
Lunch
 
1–2
 
The Appellate Case
 
The Honorable Richard L. Gabriel,
Colorado Court of Appeals
 
2–2:30
 
Dispute Resolution
 
Susan Demidovich,
Office of Dispute Resolution
 
2:30–3
 
Law Clerk Panel
 
Denver District Court Law Clerks
 
3–3:30
 
Positive Court Presence
 
Gregory Langham,
former Federal District Court Clerk
 
3:30–5 p.m.