Monday, June 24, 2019

Swissotel Chicago | 323 E Wacker Dr | Lucerne Ballroom

6 PMCLE Credits

This unique, annual conference provides 6 PMCLE Credits, which satisfies the Illinois MCLE Board’s full two-year requirement for Illinois attorneys. Join us for different afternoon and morning programs on June 24th each offering 3 PMCLE credits.  The conference will include the new, required Professionalism components: Diversity & Inclusion and Mental Health & Substance Abuse.  Attorneys have the option to register for either program, or both at a discount.

Christine P. Anderson, Director of Probation & Lawyer Referral Services, Illinois ARDC
Carolyn A. Blessing, Partner, Locke Lord LLP
Leynee A. Cruz, Associate, Chuhak & Tecson, P.C
Brian T. Garelli, President, Preferred Capital Funding
James J. Grogan, Deputy Administrator & Chief Counsel, Illinois ARDC
Corinne C. Heggie, Partner, Wochner Law Firm LLC
Daniel F. Konicek, Partner, Konicek & Dillon, P.C.
Jerome E. Larkin, Administrator, Illinois ARDC
Adria E. Mossing, Partner, Mossing & Navaree LLC
Wendy J. Muchman, Chief of Litigation & Professional Education, Illinois ARDC
Margo Wolf O’Donnell, Co-chair and Partner, Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLC
John W. Patton, Jr., Managing Partner, Patton & Ryan LLC
Hon. Lorna E. Propes, Trial Section, Law Division, Circuit Court of Cook County
Scott Renfroe, Chief of Supreme Court Practice, Illinois ARDC
Brian L. Salvi, Partner, Salvi Schostok & Pritchard PC
Stephanie L, Stewart, Partner, Robinson, Stewart, Montgomery & Doppke
Timothy S. Tomasik, Partner, Tomasik Kotin Kasserman LLC
Dr. Diana Uchiyama, Executive Director, Lawyers’ Assistance Program

8:30am Can Recognizing Diversity Help Your Practice? Understand the Value Proposition to You and Your Firm:  (Diversity & Inclusion)
9:45am You’re Out of Order! Achieving Civility in the Litigation Process
11:00am Can You Afford to Take This Case? Find Funding That Makes Sense for You and Your Clients

Lunch on your own: 12:00pm

1:30pm You’re Client Says “Text Me”. Should You? Ethically Leverage Technology to Communicate
2:45pm Recognize Colleagues in Need- What is Your Duty? Steps Every Lawyer Should Take:  (Mental Health)
4:00pm Don’t Want an ARDC Letter? Top Ten Mistakes to Avoid from the Source

5:00pm-6:00pm – RECEPTION