Seminar Materials


Crisis Management for Attorneys & Their Clients
December 16, 2019


Labor & Employment Law Section
December 11, 2019


Master Class in Law & Military History: Resilience Then & Now (Video Replay)
December 10, 2019

  • Abraham Lincoln & the 13th Amendment: Resilience, Political Courage & Empathy - Hon. Frank J. Williams
  • Modern Practical Lessons: The U.S. Military & Cultivating a Culture of Resilience - David Shearon, J.D., MAPP

2019 New Lawyer Training
December 5-6, 2019 

 

  • DAY TWO
    • Basic Estate Planning 101-  Paul Miller, Esq.
    • Labor & Employment Law 101 - Margaret Andreeff Matejkovic, Esq.
    • Bankruptcy 101: Client Intake and Preparing Bankruptcy Schedules - Peter G. Tsarnas, Esq. & Ryan McNeil, Esq.
    • Bankruptcy 101: Chapter 7 – The Basics - Marc P. Gertz, Esq. & Peter G. Tsarnas, Esq.
    • Bankruptcy 101: Chapter 13 – The Basics / Plan Formation -  Morris H. Laatsch, Esq. & Joseph A. Ferrise, Esq.
    • Bankruptcy 101: Representing Creditors in Bankruptcy - Beth A. Schenz, Esq.

Estate Planning, Probate & Elder Law Section
November 15, 2019


Family Law Section
The Annual Bernard I. Rosen Domestic Relations Institute

November 14, 2019


Criminal Law Section
The Annual J. Dean Carro Criminal Law Update

November 11, 2019

  • United States Supreme Court Update - Seneca Konturas, Esq. 
  • Supreme Court of Ohio Update - Russell S. Bensing, Esq. & John T. Martin, Esq.

Professional Conduct: 2019 Ethics Seminar with Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter
November 1, 2019


Trial Evidence in a Civil Case
November 1, 2019


New Lawyers Section
GROW Your Law Practice

October 30, 2019


Top Five Ethical Issues Facing Plaintiff Attorneys
October 29, 2019


Depositions 101
October 25, 2019


Auto Accidents 101
October 23, 2019


Ohio Notary Update
VIDEO REPLAY

October 21, 2019


Estate Planning, Probate & Elder Law Section
October 18, 2019


Chiropractic Testimony: How to Protect Your Case from Taking a Wrong Turn
October 16, 2019


Professional Conduct Seminar at Interval Brotherhood Home (IBH): Sustaining Attorney Wellness
October 11, 2019


Ohio Notary Update
October 10, 2019


The Bradford M. "Buck Gearinger Fund of the Akron Bar Foundation
October 7, 2019


Senior Lawyers Committee
October 4, 2019


Criminal Law Section
October 3, 2019


Family Law Section
October 1, 2019


Women in Law Section
September 27, 2019


Criminal Law Section
September 25, 2019

  • Civil Commitment & Summit County's New Day Court - Judge Elinore Marsh Stormer

Estate Planning, Probate and Elder Law Section
September 20, 2019


The Bradford M. "Buck Gearinger Fund of the Akron Bar Foundation and The Solo & Small Practitioners Section
September 17, 2019


Family Law Section
September 3, 2019


The Law Library Committee of the Akron Bar Foundation
August 30, 2019


Ohio Notary Update
August 29, 2019


The Law Library Committee of the Akron Bar Foundation
August 15, 2019

  •  Internet Legal Research & Law Practice Tools: Beyond Google - Susan M. Altmeyer, Esq.

The Law Library Committee of the Akron Bar Foundation
August 2, 2019


Estate Planning, Probate & Elder Law Section
June 21, 2019


Juvenile Court Committee
June 17, 2019


The Law Library Committee of the Akron Bar Foundation
June 14, 2019


The Law Library Committee of the Akron Bar Foundation
June 7, 2019


Family Law Section
June 4, 2019

  • Panel Discussion: Ohio Child Support Law (slides) - Magistrate Janet L. Kleckner & Deborah C. Watkins
  • Scroll down to November 8, 2018 and February 5, 2019 for additional Ohio Child Support resources

25th & Final Las Vegas Workers' Compensation Seminar: One Claim: How Tough Can it Be?
May 17-18, 2019 

May 17, 2019 - Day One

May 18, 2019 - Day Two


Juvenile Court Committee
May 16, 2019


Lawyers Assistance Committee
May 10, 2019


Criminal Law Section
May 7, 2019


Family Law Section
May 7, 2019


Estate Planning, Probate & Elder Law Section
April 19, 2019


Labor & Employment Law Section
April 12, 2019


Real Property & Environmental Law Section
April 3, 2019


The Akron and Stark County Bar Associations
March 29, 2019


Estate Planning, Probate & Elder Law Section
March 22, 2019

  • What Probate Lawyers Need to Know About Adoptions (even if you never do one) -Corinne Hoover Six, Esq.

The Akron Bar Association
March 22, 2019


Juvenile Court Committee
March 15, 2019


Disability Law Section
February 26, 2019


Administrative Law Update
February 15, 2019


Estate Planning, Probate & Elder Law Section
February 15, 2019

  • The Intersection of Guardianship & Medicaid - Kyla Williger, Esq.
    • ​PowerPoint Slides
    • Handouts
      • When is Guardianship Needed? 
      • Basic Rules of Medicaid 
      • Pooled Trusts & Medicaid Planning
      • Medicaid Qualifying Income Trusts  

Family Law Section
February 5, 2019


Advanced Issues in Insurance Coverage 
January 29, 2019


Estate Planning, Probate & Elder Law Section
January 18, 2019


Business & Corporate Section
January 11, 2019


Family Law Section
January 8, 2019


Common Pleas, Municipal & Appellate Courts Committee & Criminal Law Section
VIDEO REPLAY

December 21, 2018 & December 27, 2018


Diversity Committee
VIDEO REPLAY
Implicit Bias: Understanding Hidden Bias & Its Effects in the Workplace

December 28, 2018

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

Estate Planning, Probate, & Elder Law Section
VIDEO REPLAY
The Essentials of Trust Administration 

December 28, 2018


Common Pleas, Municipal & Appellate Courts Committee & Criminal Law Section
VIDEO REPLAY

 December 27, 2018


Common Pleas, Municipal & Appellate Courts Committee & Criminal Law Section
VIDEO REPLAY

December 21, 2018 & December 27, 2018


Ethics & Professionalism Committee of the CMBA
VIDEO REPLAY

December 21, 2018


Senior Lawyers Section
VIDEO REPLAY
Your Roadmap to Successful Retirement

December 20, 2018


Common Pleas, Municipal, & Appellate Courts Committee
VIDEO REPLAY

Advanced Topics in Criminal Appellate Law
December 19, 2018


Family Law Section
VIDEO REPLAY
December 18, 2018


New Lawyer Section
December 17, 2018


Crisis Management for Attorneys & Their Clients
December 13, 2018


My Client Is About to Receive a Substantial Financial Award, Now What?
December 12, 2018

  • Printed materials will be provided to the attendees at the program

Labor & Employment Law Section
December 11, 2018


2018 New Lawyer Training 
December 6-7, 2018

DAY 1

DAY 2

 


November 30, 2018 


The Bradford M. "Buck Gearinger Fund of the Akron Bar Foundation 
November 29, 2018


November 29, 2018


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


LRIS Committee
November 14, 2018

  • Limited Scope Representation: A Winning Strategy for Lawyers & Clients

Common Pleas, Municipal & Appellate Courts Committee & Criminal Law Section 
November 12, 2018


Family Law Section
November 12, 2018


Estate Planning, Probate, & Elder Law Section 
November 10, 2018


The Juvenile Court Committee
November 8, 2018


The Bradford M. "Buck Gearinger Fund of the Akron Bar Foundation 
November 2, 2018

  • 2018 Ethics Symposium- (PowerPoint) 
    • ​Oh *!?#@ I Got a Grievance - Jane Gleaves, Esq.
    • The Akron Bar Association's Grievance Committee: A Snapshot of Our Process - Wayne Rice, Esq.
    • The Unauthorized Practice of Law: A Trap for the Unwary - Jonathan E. Coughlan, Esq.
    • Switching Law Firms: Walking the Tightrope - Chris Weber, Esq.
    • Ethical Pitfalls in the Transactional Practice​​​ - Jason Beehler, Esq.

Estate Planning, Probate, & Elder Law Section
October 19, 2018



The Bradford M. "Buck Gearinger Fund of the Akron Bar Foundation
Solo & Small Practice Section

Professional Conduct for Solo Practitioners 
October 12, 2018


Labor & Employment Law Section
October 11, 2018



Business & Corporate Law Section, Women in Law Section & the Diversity Committee
Are You Certifiable? An Exploration of Women Owned Business Certification

October 10, 2018


The Bradford M. "Buck" Gearinger Fund of the Akron Bar Foundation
Ohio Supreme Court Justice Sharon L. Kennedy presents: Professional Conduct

October 3, 2018


Walsh University
Mental Health & Addiction: Breaking the Stigma

September 25, 2018


Common Pleas, Municipal, & Appellate Courts Committee
Advanced Topics in Criminal Appellate Law
September 21, 2018


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


Law Library Committee of the Akron Bar Foundation 
September 14, 2018


Criminal Law Section 
September 6, 2018


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


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