Program Chairs: Fred Schultz, Greene & Schultz Trial Lawyers &
Kelley Johnson, Law Office of Kelley J. Johnson, LLP
CLE Hours: 6.25 Applied Professionalism Credits for New Lawyers
and 6.25 Ethics Hours for Lawyers in the bar more than 3 years
Pursuant to Admission and Disciplinary Rule 29, all attorneys practicing in Indiana must attend a six-hour Applied Professionalism Course for Newly Admitted Attorneys within their first three years of practice.
Topics for the program include: professionalism and civility; attorney trust accounts/IOLTA accounts; the most frequent mistakes that lawyers make which lead to malpractice claims and/or disciplinary complaints and how to avoid making those mistakes; keeping clients happy; how to manage your law practice; balancing your practice and your personal life; and, technology for the law office.
Log Into Program Online
8:50 am - 9:00 am
Overview of Topics
Fred Schultz & Kelley Johnson
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Working with the Courts
The Hon. Debra McVicker Lynch, Magistrate, Southern District of Indiana
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Polly Beeson, Court Administration of the Marion Superior Court
10:45 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am -12:00 pm
Trust Accounts/IOLTA Accounts & Fiduciary Duties
Judge G. Michael Witte (ret), Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch Break (on your own)
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Civil, Professional, and Zealous
Kelly J. Pitcher, Pitcher Thompson, P.C.
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm
The Court System
Kelley J. Johnson, Law Office of Kelly J. Johnson, LLP
Judge Timothy Oakes, Marion Superior Court
2:45 pm - 3:30 pm
Problem Solving Not Problem Creating
Judge Robert Altice, Jr, Indiana Court of Appeals
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Kathy Lee, Christie Farrell Lee & Bell
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Awareness and Treatment of Impairments Through the Indiana Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program
Ashley Hart, Indiana Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program
Rates for New Members:
New Bar Admittee: $25
1-4 years in Practice: $130
Online via Zoom
The link to attend the seminar will be emailed to all registrants the week of the program.
Written cancellation postmarked two weeks prior to the seminar will be refunded, less a $50 administrative fee, as a credit toward another ITLA seminar, good for one year.
Cancellations received the week of the seminar will not be credited, but upon request we will send you the materials distributed at the seminar.
|$95.00||ITLA Members, 0-3 Years in Practice|
|$150.00||ITLA Members, more than 3 years in practice|
|$125.00||Non-ITLA Members, 0-3 years in practice|
|$200.00||Non-ITLA Members, more than 3 years in practice|
Contact: Jen Kerney