The Continued Legal Education (“CLE”) Committee consisting of Sara-Ann Tucker (Bar Council), Christal Hanna, Loxly Ricketts, Tiffany Boys & Aura Cassidy cordially invites members to fill the calendar with training sessions for 2019!!
The Committee is calling on members of the Bermuda Bar to fill the calendar with at least 2 sessions a month to be scheduled from now until the end of the year. Please submit a quick email to the CLE Committee stating what subject matter you wish to speak on and your available dates. Sessions traditionally run on Wednesdays and Fridays from 12:30- until 1:30 p.m., however the Bar Office is flexible in that sessions may also be held late afternoons from 5 until 6:30 p.m. Everyone has something to offer!!
Attorneys who present legal, or legally related professional courses are entitled to the following CLE Credits: One hour lecture will be the equivalent of four hours of CLE credit; a two hour lecture will be the equivalent of eight hours of CLE credit.
All Attorneys, Registered Associates & In-House Counsel must complete eight (8) hours during the period 1st November to 31st October in each calendar year. Members interested in presenting CLE sessions are asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org
Unless otherwise notified, Continued Legal Education sessions are free to members of the Bermuda Bar Association. Visiting Overseas Counsel and Pupils are also very welcome to attend.
CLE's held to date calendar year 2019
BYLG "Bermuda Constitution" (7 Nov)
KPMG E-Discovery brekfast session (31 Oct)
WLN Mental Health - Why Lawyers need to talk about it. Held at RHADC (5 Oct)
BYLG Careers' in Law. Panel discussion with the Leadership Committee for Pupils, Students & Junior Lawyers (13 Sept)
BYLG It's your witness!!! Examinations (30 Aug)
Space Law and Satellite Slots/Communication (31 July)
BYLG "Objection!!! - When, How & Why" (26 July)
BYLG "Professional Conduct Rules – What Junior Lawyers Should Know" (24 July)
AML/ATF Board Town Hall Workshop - Board Systems Configuration & Data Harmonization (9 July)
BYLG "What Judges Like - Case Preparation and Courtroom Etiquette" (14 June)
Economic Substance (2 May)
Land Title Offices & Intro to Specialist UK Services (1 May)
Child Protection Practice & Law (11 & 12 April)
BYLG "Key Elements of Immigration Law in Bermuda" (17 April)
How Effective Asset Recovery Can Increase Income, Cut Costs and Reduce Risk (14 March)
BYLG "Q&A with Bar Council followed by Cheese & Wine Tasting mingle" (12 March)
ICO Developments (13 February)
NDA's In an Age of Computer Hacking and Identity Theft (30 January)
BYLG "Family Law" (16 January)