Join Hon. Elizabeth Feffer (Ret.) for an informative presentation on the impact of the pandemic on mental health and substance abuse. Judge Feffer will discuss coping mechanisms that were shut down (and may be shut down again) in the pandemic; professional challenges; personal challenges; guilt; and suggestions for mental health.
Presented by Hon. Elizabeth Feffer (Ret.), Mayra Fornos, Esq., and Stacie Hausner, Esq.
Women lawyers bring power to the legal profession. Three experienced and respected women in the field of dispute resolution will provide practical tips designed to enhance your negotiating power in and out of mediation. This includes preparing for a successful negotiation, propery evaluating the risk and value of your case, recognizing potential impediments to a successful resolution, and negotiating in a manner that allows you to optimize your outcomes.
Presented by Jake Courtney, Esq., Hon. Elizabeth Feffer (Ret.), and Michael Maguire, Esq.
ADR Services, Inc. is pleased to collaborate with the Foundation of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and present this Civility Matters program designed to elevate the standards of integrity, honor, and courtesy in the legal profession. It is intended to instill values and standards that promote high regard for the practice of law. We will discuss what it means to be civil and uncivil, feature actual examples of uncivil behavior and practices, provide citations to relevant attorney oaths, statutory and case law and tips, techniques and lessons from accomplished trial lawyers and trial judge.