Upcoming events

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