The recent change in family law rules of procedure
that every practitioner needs to know
Presented by the St. Petersburg Bar Association and the
Clearwater Bar Association Marital & Family Law Sections
This 3 hour CLE will address the recent Amendments to the Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure
and how following these rules will benefit clients. The panel speakers will include Sixth Circuit Judges:
The Honorable Jack Helinger, Administrative Family Law Circuit Court Judge;
The Honorable Kimberly Todd, Circuit Court Judge;
Mary Lou Miller Wagstaff, Esq., Chair, Family Law Rules Committee;
and Additional Speakers to be announced.
Friday, September 12, 2014
Registration: 11:30 - 12:00 p.m. ~ Lunch: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Program: 1:00 pm - 4:00 p.m.
Pinellas County Justice Center, 14250 49th St. N.
1st Floor Conference Room, Clearwater, FL 33762
3.5 General CLE Credits applied for (application pending.)
11:30-12:00 p.m. Registration
12:00-1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00-1:45 p.m. Historical Perspective: Judge Jack Helinger will provide a historical perspective as to the intent of the rules as well as a review of the cases that led to this change
1:45-3:30 p.m. Panel Discussion: Panel and attendees will review a fact pattern provided to them which addresses/incorporates a change in the rules. Panel and participants will discuss the procedural issues and then provide an analysis to arrive at a possible conclusion or areas that may be litigated in the future.
3:30-4:00 p.m. Recommendations & Closing Remarks: Panel will make recommendations to attorneys to incorporate changes in practice to be in compliance.
$ 95.00 St. Pete Bar and Clearwater Bar Members and Members’ Staff
$135.00 All Others
CLICK HERE to download a flyer or register on the link above.
For more information on the Marital & Family Law Sections, contact the St. Pete Bar Family Law Chair, Tara J. Scott 727-329-8741 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or the Clearwater Bar Family Law Chair, Maria G. Pitelis 727-733-0494 or email@example.com. If you'd like to sponsor this or any other St. Pete Bar event, contact Executive Director Melissa Byers 727-823-7474 or firstname.lastname@example.org.