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

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

Presenters:
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 

Presenters:
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

Presenters:
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.