Backbone of Civil Justice

The Bar Association of San Francisco presents
Backbone of Civil Justice
Ways Attorneys Can Support the Judiciary (Rebroadcast)

Date Friday, March 8, 2024
MCLE Registration 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Program 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
MCLE 1 Hour of which 0.5 is Legal Ethics

With heavy caseloads, courts have relied on volunteer attorneys to provide timely access to justice. The volunteer attorneys preside over small claims and traffic hearings, discovery, and settlement of civil and family law disputes.

Topics
- What is a Judge Pro Tem and how to become one
- Other judicial roles a practitioner can volunteer in, for example, discovery facilitator and mediator
- Practice management ethical issues in serving in these volunteer bench officer roles

Speakers
Denis S. Kenny, Scherer Smith & Kenny LLP
Lindsay Nako, Impact Fund
Honorable Mary Wiss, Superior Court of California, County of San Francisco

Moderator
John B. Lough, Jr. Scherer Smith & Kenny LLP


Event Code: G242803R1
For a printable flyer, click here.

Cost

$45   BASF Member 
$60   Nonmember
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MCLE Notice
To receive MCLE credit, you must sign in during the designated MCLE registration period. This activity is approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California. BASF is a certified provider: Provider #103

Accessibility
People with disabilities and/or special requests should contact BASF regarding reasonable accommodations.

When
3/8/2024 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where
Online only CA
 

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