bdabar@logic.bm   |   (441) 295 4540   |   Second Floor, Swan Building 26 Victoria Street Hamilton HM 12, Bermuda

The Continued Legal Education (“CLE”) Committee consisting of Chair Cindy Clarke, Peter Sanderson, Tawana Tannock & Kimberley Caines-Best cordially invites members to fill the calendar with training sessions  for 2018!! 

 

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 clebdabar@logic.bm 

 


AUGUST:
TITLE: WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW COULD HURT YOUR CLIENT – UNDERSTANDING DOMESTIC ABUSE (1 CLE Credit awarded)
SPEAKER: Mrs. E. Laurie Shiell-Smith, Executive Director, CENTRE AGAINST ABUSE
DATE/TIME/LOCATION: (Wed) 15 Aug 2018 at 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. NEW Bermuda Bar Association Office located 2nd floor, Swan Building, 26 Victoria Street, Hamilton. Light lunch & soft drinks available.
DESCRIPTION: • What is domestic abuse?
• What is screening?
• Why should lawyers screen?
• What happens afterwards?
REGISTRATION: No registration required.