POSTPONED: Appellate Writing — The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly CLE (EYL200303)

April 14, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

CBA Law Center

30 Bank St, New Britain, Connecticut, United States

Presented by the Appellate Advocacy and Young Lawyers Sections

About the Program

Legal writing is tough and appellate brief writing even tougher. But there are many simple practices an attorney can adopt to improve their writing skills. This program seeks to identify and explain the qualities of great (and not so great) appellate writing. A mix of judges and advocates will provide a diverse perspective on the topic.

You Will Learn

  • Techniques and practices to improving writing skills
  • Qualities of great and not so great appellate writing

Who Should Attend

Any appellate or other attorney interested in improving their brief writing skills.

Cost

(Includes a light dinner, electronic materials*, and parking in the public garage at 35 Bank St)
Member $75
Non-Member $150
Student Member $15

Speakers

TBD

CLE Credit

CT: 2.0 CLE Credits (General)
NY: 2.0 CLE Credits (Skills)

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Attorneys seeking NY CLE credit who have been admitted to the New York State Bar for two years or less must attend the live seminar for skills or ethics credit. For further information about transitional and non-transitional courses, please see the NYCourts.gov page on CLE: http://ww2.nycourts.gov/attorneys/cle/index.shtml. Financial hardship information is available upon request.

*Electronic materials are included in the price of the seminar. Any materials for this seminar will be e-mailed to registrants prior to the seminar for download. No paper copies will be provided unless purchased separately. If the seminar is recorded, all member registrants will receive complimentary access to the recording approximately six weeks after the program. Please note that refunds will not be granted once course materials have been sent. Cancellations made less than 2 business days prior to event are non-refundable.


Contact

Member Service Center
Email: msc@ctbar.org
Phone: (844)469-2221