2022 New Lawyer Training Program: Jump Start Your Career – August 12 and 13, 2022
The Orange County Bar Association Presents: The New Lawyer Training Program 2022
Sponsored by Clio, Haliczer Pettis & Schwamm, Florida Mutual Insurance, LEAP Legal Software, and WITHUM+
Date: Friday, August 12 & Saturday, August 13, 2022
This dynamic, intensive two-day training program designed especially for young lawyers, participants will learn from the experts on how to navigate the court system and practice with professionalism and success. These practical sessions – and much more – will help new attorneys become professional, confident, and successful practitioners in Orange County and beyond. This program provides up to 10 hours of CLE credit and breakfast, lunch and all educational materials are included.
Day 1 – Practicing in the Ninth Judicial Circuit Court
8:00 a.m. to 5:20 p.m., Orange County Courthouse (location may change due to the COVID-19 pandemic)
Welcome and Introduction to the Courthouse
Tour of the Orange County Courthouse
Judicial Assistant Panel Lunch and Learn: Hearing Scheduling, Notices, and Judicial Communications
Best Practices of County Court / How It’s Different from Circuit Court
Best Practices for Circuit Civil and Business Court
Best Practices for Private Criminal Defense & Plea Bargaining
Family Law Part I:
Best Practices for Dissolution of Marriage & Domestic Violence Hearings
Family Law Part II: Advanced Tips
Day 2 – Practicing Law: The Nuts and Bolts
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Orange County Bar Association Center
About the Young Lawyers Section of the OCBA and OCBA Programs
OCBA Mentoring Program Information
Ethics and Professional Responsibility: Practical Tips to Avoid a Bar Grievance
Tips for the Solo Practitioner
The Ins and Outs of Mediation
Marketing Your Law Firm
Trust Accounting, Insurance and Banking
“Incredibly helpful. The information I’ve learned is priceless. Coming in and being able to network on an intimate level which is vital to our profession was eye-opening.”
“Attending was the best decision for someone like me who will be opening his/her own law firm in the next two months.”
Early bird prices end June 15, 2022!
Student: $125 (OCBA student membership included) If you are not already an OCBA student member please contact email@example.com to join at this rate.
OCBA Members: $150 – After June 15, 2022: $175
Non-members: $175 – After June 15, 2022: $195
OCBA members are eligible to participate in the OCBA’s Mentoring Program at no additional cost! Student participants from Central Florida are also eligible to participate in the Young Lawyers Section Mentoring Program.
The Orange County Bar Association is offering the education portion of the standardized Civil Traffic Hearing Officer Training pursuant to Rule 6.630 of the Florida Rules of Traffic Court. 33.5 hours of CLE credit has been applied for, approval pending.
In addition to these lecture sessions, participants must complete additional requirements for the full certification that will be coordinated separately by the Ninth Judicial Circuit Court after this training program, to include four hours of mentored participation in traffic court proceedings in the county in which they may ultimately be hired, as well as four hours of observation including two hours of on-road observation of traffic enforcement in order to complete the entire forty hours of standardized training.
Due to seating capacity limitations, participation is limited to 30 attendees on a first-come basis. Only individuals who intend to continue on with the full certification requirements beyond the CLE program should enroll.
Only those applicants who can attend each of the four, full-day (8 hour) training sessions will be considered and accepted for participation. DO NOT APPLY to register if you cannot attend each of the following four sessions in their entirety:
All sessions will all take place at the OCBA Center at 880 N. Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801. Complimentary parking is available. Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
$295 – OCBA Members
$350 – Nonmembers
Lunch and light refreshments will be provided daily.