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Lost Art of Counseling: Understanding Yourself & Others ~ Professionalism Seminar

  • February 09, 2018
  • 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Stetson University College of Law, Gulfport

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  • Members of Young Lawyers Section of the St. Petersburg OR Clearwater Bar Associations

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"Lost Art of Counseling: Understanding Yourself & Others"
~ Professionalism Seminar

Friday, February 9, 2018
Check-In: 12:30 p.m.
Program: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Reception: 5:00 p.m.
Stetson University College of Law
Gulfport

$100.00 ~ All Attorneys & Staff

$75.00 ~ Members of Young Lawyers Section of the St. Petersburg OR Clearwater Bar Foundation

*** Free to Judges & Stetson University College of Law Students ***

Continuing the Legacy of Mike Keane & Marty Rice


1:00 to 1:10 PM             Welcome and Introductory Remarks                          

1:10 to 2:00 PM             Preconceptions and Implicit Bias
Recognizing implicit bias and eliminating preconceptions that negatively affect attorney/client communications. Presented by Professor Judith A.M. Scully, JD

2:00 to 2:30 PM             The Lawyer’s Role in Counseling the Client
A series of filmed skits demonstrating situations where a lawyer’s most important skill is the ability to provide thoughtful
non-legal advice.  Interactive group discussion among the bench and bar.    Presented by Lela Bloodsworth, LMHC and Eric Ludin, Esq. 

2:30 to 3:10 PM Introduction of Sponsors AND Break
Visit Mann Lounge for the Counseling and Wellness Vendors

3:10 to 4:00 PM Continued: The Lawyer’s Role in Counseling the Client

4:00 to 5:00 PM Succeed by Listening, Understanding and Counseling
Examples of effective and ineffective counseling inside and outside the court – a view from the bench and bar.

Judiciary Panelists: Judge Michael F. Andrews, Judge Douglas W. Baird, Judge Dee Anna Farnell

Bar Panelists: Wally Pope, Jr., Esq., Camille J. Iurillo, Esq. Bruce H. Denson, Esq.

5:00 to 6:00 PM RECEPTION

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Sponsor ~ $750

  • Presenting sponsorship of Professionalism Seminar
  • Logo on all email communication and on website event page
  • Logo displayed on signage at event
  • Ability to address the attendees and provide promotional materials to all in attendance
  • Recognition in Sponsor “Thank You” in St. Petersburg Bar Association magazine Paraclete

Sponsor ~ $500

  • Support sponsorship of Professionalism Seminar
  • Name on all email communication and on website event page
  • Name displayed on signage at event
  • Ability to provide promotional materials to all in attendance
  • Recognition in Sponsor “Thank You” in St. Petersburg Bar Association magazine Paraclete

Sponsor ~ $250

  • Support sponsorship of Professionalism Seminar
  • Name on all email communication and on website event page
  • Name displayed on signage at event
  • Ability to provide promotional materials to all in attendance

For more information, please contact the St. Petersburg Bar Foundation office at 727-498-1864 OR via email at info@stpetebarfoundation.org

Address: PO Box 432, St. Petersburg FL 33731

Phone: (727) 498-1864

Email: stpetebarfoundation@gmail.com

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