Volunteer Legal Services’ CLEs


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All Upcoming CLE Events

To learn more about our Courtroom Skills Series, please click here.

 

February 2018

Title: Courtroom Skills Series Part VI: Opening/Closing Arguments

Date: February 9, 2018

Time: 12 Noon to 1:00 p.m.

Location: Burns Anderson Jury & Brenner, LLP
Courtroom
4807 Spicewood Springs Rd., Bldg. 4
Austin, TX 78730

RSVP: Space is limited, so please RSVP early to Michael Sipes msipes@bajb.com. Participants MUST RSVP BY 9:00 A.M. ON THE THURSDAY BEFORE THE PRESENTATION.


Title:                Essential Tips for your VLS Divorce or Custody Case

Date:               February 22, 2018

Time:               12 Noon to 1:00 p.m.

Location:        Heman Marion Sweatt Travis County Courthouse, Judge J. Andrew Hathcock’s Courtroom, 1000 Guadalupe Street, 4th floor

RSVP:              Martha Contreras, mcontreras@vlsoct.org


TitleDebtor’s Prison Program Training:  Representing Clients with Class C Misdemeanor Fines & Warrants

Date: February 23, 2018

Time: Noon to 1:15 p.m.

Location:  St. David’s Foundation, Innovation Center – 6th Floor, 1303 San Antonio Street

RSVP:  Gabriela Caballero, gcaballero@vlsoct.org



March 2018

Title: Courtroom Skills Series Part VII: Direct and Cross Examination

Date: March 2, 2018

Time: 12 Noon to 1:00 p.m.

Location: Burns Anderson Jury & Brenner, LLP
Courtroom
4807 Spicewood Springs Rd., Bldg. 4
Austin, TX 78730

RSVP: Space is limited, so please RSVP early to Michael Sipes msipes@bajb.com. Participants MUST RSVP BY 9:00 A.M. ON THE THURSDAY BEFORE THE PRESENTATION.

 


Title: Basic Litigation Skills Seminar

Date: March 8, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location: St. David’s Foundation Innovation Center–6th Floor, 1303 San Antonio St.

RSVP/Registration:  There is NO COST for attorneys who agree to take at least 2 general law cases through Volunteer Legal Services during the 2018 calendar year.

TO REGISTER for the seminar and agree to take 2 casesplease click here.

If you are unable to take 2 pro bono cases and therefore would like to pay the $150 registration feeplease click here.

 


April 2018

Title: Courtroom Skills Series Part VIII: Voir Dire

Date: April 6, 2018

Time: 12 Noon to 1:00 p.m.

Location: Burns Anderson Jury & Brenner, LLP
Courtroom
4807 Spicewood Springs Rd., Bldg. 4
Austin, TX 78730

RSVP: Space is limited, so please RSVP early to Michael Sipes msipes@bajb.com. Participants MUST RSVP BY 9:00 A.M. ON THE THURSDAY BEFORE THE PRESENTATION.

 


May 2018

Title: Courtroom Skills Series Part IX: Tips from the Bench with Judge Gisela Triana

Date: May 4, 2018

Time: 12 Noon to 1:00 p.m.

Location: Burns Anderson Jury & Brenner, LLP
Courtroom
4807 Spicewood Springs Rd., Bldg. 4
Austin, TX 78730

Speaker: Judge Gisela Triana

RSVP: Space is limited, so please RSVP early to Michael Sipes msipes@bajb.com. Participants MUST RSVP BY 9:00 A.M. ON THE THURSDAY BEFORE THE PRESENTATION.