Seminar Materials

Staff is working to update this page to include materials from 3/27/18 - present.  For seminars that took place from 5/1/18 - present, seminar materials can be viewed by accessing your MyAkronBar page.  From the MyAkronBar page click "My History" under the CLE tab.  

Law Library Committee of the Akron Bar Foundation
August 17, 2018

Estate Planning, Probate, & Elder Law Section
Advanced Topics in Probate Law 

June 29, 2018

Criminal Law Section & the Common Pleas, Municipal & Appellate Courts Committee
T-CAP and F4 and F5 Sentencing Restrictions: Everything You Need to Know

June 6, 2018

The 24th Annual Workers Compensation Seminar in Las Vegas (Coming Soon!)
May 18-19, 2018

  • Social Media and Your Case - Perspectives from Two Sides - Suzanne Belot Norton, Esq. & Thomas J. Schaffer, Esq.
  • Federal Workers Compensation - Geoffrey J. Shapiro, Esq.
  • Scenes from the Hearing Room: Ethical Considerations - Professional Conduct - Danielle S. Coleman, Esq.
  • Asbestos - Its Own Set of Issues - Mary Eileen Purcell, Esq.
  • Cysts, Triggering & Fraying: Advanced Anatomy - Donato Borrillo, M.D., J.D.
  • Interplay of Benefits of Social Security & Workers Compensation - Debra S. Shifrin, Esq.
  • Updates on the Law & Pending Legislation - Mary E. Ulm, Esq.
  • Physical Examination Findings: Their Meaning & Importance - Steven A. Cremer, M.D.
  • PEOs and Other Models - Why or Why Not - Chad A. Fine, Esq.

Real Property & Environmental Law Section
May 17, 2018

  • Legal Aspects of Condominium Development– John M. Coyne, III Esq. (Coming Soon!)

The Law Library Committee of the Akron Bar Foundation
May 11, 2018

  • Introduction to Legal Research on Fastcase– Swalitha Richardson, Esq (Coming Soon!)

Family Law Section
May 1, 2018

  • Common Ground: Helping Families Find Common Ground Through Supervised Visitation & Monitored Exchange – Chris Derry, MSSA, LISW-S (Coming Soon!)

Lawyers Assistance Committee
Annual Attorney Wellness Seminar: Practical Recommendations for Positive Change (Coming Soon!)
April 27, 2018

  • The Path to Lawyer Well-Being: Practical Recommendations for Positive Change – Magistrate Susan Baker Ross
  • Addressing Chronic Stress in Your Law Practice - Megan R. Synder, MSW, LISW
  • Implementing Recommendations for Changein the Law School: Discussion of the 2017 Student Wellness Survey - Danielle Schantz, M.Ed., Juris Doctorate Candidate 2019
  • Combating Social Isolation and Fostering Connectivity - Larry Vullemin, Esq. & Wayne Rice, Esq.
  • Mindfullness as a Path to Well-Being - John Myers, Esq.
  • Financial Well-Being in All Stages of Your Career - Michael Olah, Esq.

Estate Planning, Probate & Elder Law Section
April 20, 2018

  • Dipping Your Toe in the Pool: What You Need to Know About Pooled and Medicaid Trust– Amanda Buzo, Esq (Coming Soon!)

Business & Corporate Law Section
April 18, 2018

Akron Bar Association & Stark County Bar Association
The 22nd Annual White Williams Bankruptcy Institute

April 13, 2018

Family Law Section
April 3, 2018

Disability Law Section
March 27, 2018

Estate Planning Probate and Elder Law Section
March 16, 2018

Law Library Committee of the Akron Bar Foundation
March 9, 2018

Real Estate & Environmental Law Section
March 7, 2018

Family Section Law

March 6, 2018

  •  Stop the Family, I Want to Get Off – Terri Heckman (call the Akron Bar at 330-436-0112 for more information) 

Diversity Committee
February 22, 2018

  • Implicit Bias – Karen D. Adinolfi, Esq., and Margaret Andreeff Matejkovic, Esq. (PowerPoint presentation)
  • Handout

Estate Planning, Probate, & Elder Law Section
February 16, 2018

Law Library Committee of the Akron Bar Foundation

February 9, 2018

Real Property & Environmental Law Section
February 7, 2018

Family Law Section
February 6, 2018

Nuts ‘n’ Bolts of Criminal Law Practice
January 12, 2018

Family Law Section 
January 2, 2018  

  • After Tax Cash in Spousal Support Cases and Income Equalization Across Ohio – John D. Zoller, Esq.
  • Handout

Past Seminars


Downloadable Word document - 2017 Seminars
Downloadable Word document - 2016 Seminars