SUBJECT: WSAJ CONVENTIONS (4)
WSAJ Annual Convention 2017

Date: 08/03/2017

WSAJ 2017 ANNUAL MEETING & CONVENTION
AUGUST 3RD-6TH, 2017
SHERATON VANCOUVER WALL CENTRE, VANCOUVER, BC
Chairpersons: Deborah Nelson, Jeffrey Boyd, and Nathan Roberts
7.75 Law & Legal Credits, 2.75 Ethics Credits

 

THURSDAY SEMINAR
ESSENTIAL TIPS FOR RUNNING A SUCCESSFUL PI PRACTICE
Elizabeth Woody Lindquist, Seminar Chair

Cheryl Pope, Keynote Speaker
Failing to Plan or Planning for Failure: Business Planning 101

Cheryl Pope, Keynote Speaker
Is Everyone Else Crazy or Is It Me? Managing Workplace Styles

Alisa Brodkowitz
Too Many Referrals – My Top Five #Marketing & Referral Tips 

Tad Thomas, Keynote Speaker
Effective Use of Technology in the Courtroom

Tad Thomas, Keynote Speaker
Technology Tools for the Paperless Practitioner

Kristine Grelish and Amie Peters
Managing Work Flow in Your Firm 

FRIDAY SEMINAR
KEYNOTE CLE

Rick Friedman, Keynote Speaker
My Ten Biggest Mistakes and How You Can Avoid Them/Lessons Learned in a MBTI Case

Linda Lipsen, Keynote Speaker
Update from the Other Washington

Mark Kosieradzki, Keynote Speaker
Deposing the Corporate Representative: 30(b)(6) Depositions

SATURDAY SEMINARS
SATURDAY MORNING CLE
Nathan Roberts, Seminar Chair 

Mark Kosieradzki, Keynote Speaker
Strategies for Overcoming Abusive Counsel

Rose Keith and Deborah Nelson
Cross Border Issues: Representing Your Client & Avoiding Legal Malpractice

David Beninger and Patricia Anderson
Pedaling for Justice

Colleen Durkin Peterson
Exploring A Plaintiff Lawyer’s Legacy

Lincoln Beauregard and Amanda Searle
Gross or Not: A Discussion on Presenting the Gross Negligence Standard to the Jury

SATURDAY MORNING CLE, PART 2
OVERCOMING JUDICIAL AND JURY BIAS
Hardeep Rekhi, Seminar Chair

Arsalan Bukhari, Guest Speaker
Being Muslim in the Civil Justice System

Gerald Hankerson, Guest Speaker
Walking While Black

Celia Rivera
Working with Immigrant Clients

Victoria Vreeland
Gender Bias in the Profession

Denise Diskin
LGBTQ Issues in the Courtroom