SOUTHWEST IOWA LAWYER LEAGUE

2020 ANNUAL SEMINAR

February 27th& 28th, 2020

Holiday Inn Council Bluffs at Ameristar 2202 River Road Council Bluffs, IA 51501

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The Southwest Iowa Lawyer League (SWILL) is a non-profit corporation organized for purposes of providing continuing Legal Education for Attorneys in Southwest Iowa and Nebraska. This year’s seminar will be February 27th& 28th at the Holiday Inn at Ameristar Casino in Council Bluffs. This includes the seminar; buffet lunch on Thursday and Friday. There will be a cocktail reception following Thursday’s final speaker.

The schedule of speakers is subject to change. Approved credits will be posted with the materials and on the website.

Hours Applied for:

Nebraska: 10
Ethics Iowa: 2
Ethics Nebraska: 2

Total CLE Hours Approved: 15.0
Ethics Hours Approved: 2.0
Activity Number: 344345

Registration can be sent to:

Southwest Iowa Lawyer League
c/o Bill McGinn, 20 North 16th Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51501

Seminar Rates:

One Day Rate: $150.00
Both Days: $250.00

Registration Form

Schedule Of Speakers

THURSDAY, February 27, 2020

8:00 – 8:45: Kirk Brumbaugh -(F)(N) Debtor/Creditor, Rights and Remedies

8:45 – 9:30: Rich Arnold- Child Support

9:45 – 10:15: Brett Wessles- Presenting evidence of Prior Bad Acts.

10:15 – 11:00: Charles Stolz- Issues In Technology and Communication.

11:00 – 12:00: Mark Weber-Ethics

12:00– 12:30: Lunch- Bar meeting

12:30 – 1:15: Hon. Susan Larsen Christensen-

1:00 – 1:30: Michael O’Bradovich and Polygraph Examiner –

1:15 – 2:00: John S. Berry & Mallory Hughes- Drug Pipeline.

2:30 – 4:00: Mallory Hughes- Panel Discussion on Experts in Defending Sex Assault Cases.

4:00 – 4:30: 4th Bar Presentation

5:00- Cocktail Hour: Sponsored by Woodkie Mediation

FRIDAY, February28th, 2020

8:00 – 9:00: DeShawne Sell and Dawn Landon- Juvenile Law Update

9:00 – 10:00: Hon. Celeste Bremer and Hon. Helen Adams- Federal Branch

10:00 – 11:00: Michael O’Bradovich-

11:00 – 12:00: Hon. Susan Bazis, Hon. Mike Nelson – (F)(I)(N) Federal Court Local Rules

12:00 – 12:30: Lunch- Iowa Legal Aid

12:30 – 1:00: Brad Boyem and Kyle McGinn-New laws in Iowa regarding Guardianship and Conservatorship.

1:30 – 2:30: Matt Lathrop- Save Money- Collecting your client’s complete medical records.

2:30 – 3:30: Michael Murphy- “Winning the Unwinnable” 50 Years of Jury Selection.

3:30 – 4:30: Joe Hrvol- Ethics- So You Got The Big Case.