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YLS New Lawyer Practice Series

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This YLS Practice Series is designed to provide the lawyer new to the practice of law information in the areas listed to help bridge the gap between law school and practice. However, these programs are not restricted to the new lawyer and may prove beneficial for transitioning and/or experienced lawyers as well.   

Incorporating Limited Scope Representation into Your Law Practice Model

Friday, September 12
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
1.2 MCLE Hours, including 1.2 Ethics Hours

Betsy Lynch, Lynch, Sharp & Associates, LLC, Kansas City

Kathleen Bird, 7th Judicial Circuit, Liberty
Melissa Posey, Posey Law LLC, Kansas City

New Lawyer’s Guide to Handling DWI Cases

Friday, September 12
2:40 - 3:40 p.m.
1.2 MCLE Hours 

Kate Noland, Clay County Prosecutor’s Office, Liberty
Joshuah W. Peter, Missouri State Public Defender System, Kansas City
Daniel Kennedy, Missouri Department of Revenue, St. Louis

Custody, Child Support and Paternity Essentials for Your Practice

Friday, September 12
3:50 - 4:50 p.m.
1.2 MCLE Hours

Nicole Fisher, Wright & Fisher, LLC, Kansas City
Callie Pippin, 16th Judicial Circuit, Kansas City

Concluding Networking Session

Friday, September 12
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.

All series attendees are invited for half-hour wine bar networking sessions.