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2017 Fairfax Bar Association Annual Convention 

October 19-22, 2017

 

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort

Farmington, Pennsylvania

Child & family friendly  •  Pet Friendly

 

Click to Register today!

 

Registration Includes:

12.0 MCLE Credits (2.0 Ethics)   •  Three Cocktail Receptions

Three Breakfasts   •   Two Lunches  •  Ample Social Networking Events



  Tentative Convention Schedule:

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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2017

 

 



 

 

 






 

 

  


 

 

 

 

 

 




 

 





    
   
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
 
Registration       
   
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
 
Welcome Reception
   
 

 
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2017

 
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
 
Buffet Breakfast
   
   
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
 
Plenary Session CLE
 
Fact Pattern CLE
· Susan F. Earman, Esq.
· Lauren A. Jenkins, Esq.
· Todd Nelson, ASA
· Jane L. Rasmussen, Esq.
· J. Thomas Spiggle, Esq.
· Alanna C.E. Williams, Esq.

 

 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
 
Breakout Sessions
 
Employment Issues Every Law Firm Needs to Know     
· Jane L. Rasmussen, Esq.
· J. Thomas Spiggle, Esq.
 
Virtual Afterlife
· Lauren A. Jenkins, Esq.
 
Equitable Distribution & Asset Valuations
· Hon. Robert J. Smith
· Todd Nelson, ASA
· Caroline L. Solano, Esq.
· Alanna C.E. Williams, Esq.
 
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM 
 
Coffee Break
   

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 
 
Breakout Sessions
 
Employment Issues Every Law Firm Needs to Know     
· Hon. Daniel E. Ortiz
· Jane L. Rasmussen, Esq.
· J. Thomas Spiggle, Esq

 

Attorney's Fees     
· Hon. Glenn L. Clayton, II
· Hon. Mitchell I. Mutnick
· Hon. Robert J. Smith
· Nicholas V. Cumings, Esq
 
Asset Valuations
· Todd Nelson, ASA
 
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
 
Buffet Lunch
 
Collecting Data from the Cloud   
· Kevin W. Cantwell, CCE
· J. Christopher Racich, Esq.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 
1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
 
Golf Tournament
   
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
 
Mini Golf
   
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
 
Oktoberfest Reception & Vendor Expo
   
 
 
 
Optional Activities:
   
 
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
 
S'mores by the Campfire
   
 
8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
 
DJ & Dancing
   
 


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2017

 
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
 
Morning Yoga
   
 
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
 
Registration
     
 
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
 
Buffet Breakfast
   
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
 
Plenary Session CLE
 
 
Evidentiary Issues in Substance Abuse & Mental Health   
· Hon. Penney S. Azcarate
· Hon. Thomas P. Sotelo
· K. Leigh Taylor, Esq.
· Cyndi Turner, LCSW, LSATP, MAC 
  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
 
Breakout Sessions
 
Bankruptcy for the General Practitioner   
· Hon. Susan J. Stoney
· Susan F. Earman, Esq.
· David C. Jones, Jr., Esq.
 
 
Immigration Issues in Family & Civil Law   
· Jackie B. Kammerman, Esq.
· Lysandra Pachuta, Esq.
 
Docket Update and Mediation in Fairfax Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court   
· Hon. Glenn L. Clayton, II
·Hon. Kimberly J. Daniel 
· Hon. Thomas P. Sotelo
· Robert Walker, Esq.
 
 
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
 
Coffee Break
   
 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 
Breakout Sessions
 
 
The Accidental Franchise: Traps for the Unwary 
· Marisa Faunce, Esq.

 

Immigration Issues in Criminal Law
· Hon. Michael F. Devine
· Jackie B. Kammerman, Esq.
· Lysandra Pachuta, Esq.
 
The Stored Communications Act
· Hon. Daniel E. Ortiz
· Cary S. Greenberg, Esq.

 

Cyber Security and Wire Fraud   
· Danny M. Howell, Esq.
 
 
 
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
 
Buffet Lunch
   
 
1:45 PM - 3:15 PM
 
Plenary Session CLE
   
Mediation: How Can Lawyers Help the Process
·Hon. Stanley P. Klein
· Hon. Lorraine Nordlund
· Tracey Pilkerton Cairnie, MS PCC
· Thomas W. Repczynski, Esq.

 

   
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
 
Plenary Session CLE
 
Casual Gambling CLE
· Susan F. Earman, Esq. 
 
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
 
Wine & Cheese Reception & Vendor Expo
 
 
 
 
 
Optional Activities:
   
 
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
 
S'mores by the Campfire
   
 


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2017

 
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
 
Morning Yoga
   
 
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
 
Buffet Breakfast
   
 
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
 
Plenary Session CLE
 

 

Ethics CLE
· Hon. Manuel A. Capsalis
 
11:00 AM
 
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