The Next Decade in the Practice of Law

2020 Dade County Bar Association Annual Bench and Bar

8:15-8:45 Registration

Continental Breakfast

8:45-9:00 Welcome

9:00-10:30 SESSION 1

The Future of Probate and Guardianship Administration and Litigation

Panel presented by the Miami-Dade Chapter of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers (MDFAWL)

The Effective Use of Technology in Mediation, Hearings and Trial

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-12:15 SESSION 2

Civil Justice Innovation: Transforming to a User-Friendly Court (Coming changes you need to understand)

The Art of Legal Storytelling

Happiness as a Young Lawyer

Strategies for Recruiting and Retaining Diverse Talent- Panel presented by Gwen S. Cherry and Wilkie D. Ferguson Bar Association

12:15-1:35 LUNCHEON

Mike Whelan, Author of “Lawyer Forward: Finding Your Place in the Future of Law”

1:45-3:15 SESSION 3

Perspectives from the Bar

Anatomy of a Mediation

Fashion and the Law

Practicing Before the 3rd DCA

3:15-3:30 Break

3:30-5:00 SESSION 4

Perspective from the Bench

Opportunity Zone

Zealous Advocacy with High Ethics: A Perspective from the Bench, the Bar and Defense

Panel presented by Cuban American Bar Association (CABA)

5:00-6:30 Reception

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