Thursday, August 23, 2018 | St. Regis Hotel in Houston

5:00 - 7:00pm

Happy Hour & Networking
Sponsored by Stratos Legal

Friday, August 24, 2018 | St. Regis Hotel in Houston

Accredited for 3.50 cle hours by the State bar of texas,
including 1.00 hours ethics

8:30 - 9:00am

Registration & Check-In

9:00 - 9:15am

Seminar Introduction

9:15 - 10:15am

Ethics of Outsourcing Work: A Discussion of Ethical Boundaries and Realities of Outsourcing the Work of the Law Office (1.00 CLE Hours - Ethics)
Featuring: Christin Chandler and Christina Feller with Moderator Caryn Papantonakis

10:15 - 10:45am

Presenting Your Client's Best Case in Mediation (0.5 CLE Hours)
Featuring: Judge Elma Salinas-Ender, Dana McArthur, and Sonia Rodriguez with Moderator Shalimar Wallis

10:45 - 11:00am

Mid-Morning Break
Sponsored by Garretson Resolution Group

11:00 - 11:15am

Quick Fire Topic: How to Assert Yourself to Get a Seat at the Table
Featuring: LaMonica Orr-Love

11:15 - 12:15pm

Finding Balance in a 24/7 World: The art of self-renewal
Keynote Speaker: Renée Trudeau

12:15 - 12:30pm

Queue for Lunch

12:30 - 1:15pm


1:15 - 1:45pm

Tax Law Changes and the Implications for Law Firms in 2018 and Beyond (0.5 CLE Hours)
Featuring: Roxane Rose, Catherine Fox-Simpson, and Mary Wood with Moderator Shannon Smittick

1:45 - 2:00pm

Quick Fire Topic: Carving Out Your Individual Brand
Featuring: Megan Daic

2:00 - 2:15pm

New Speaker Spotlight
Featuring: Laura Cockrell

2:15 - 3:00pm

Panel on Courtroom Decorum and Litigation Best Practices (0.75 CLE Hours)
Featuring: District Attorney Kim OggJudge Toni Wallace and Justice Irene Rios with Moderator Laura Porter

3:00 - 3:15pm

Afternoon Break
Sponsored by EasyServe

3:15 - 4:00pm

Living and Working in the #MeToo Era (0.75 CLE Hours)
Featuring: Katherine Cornell, Charlotte Rainwater, Dana Shockey, and Buffy Martines with Moderator Erin Copeland

4:00 - 5:00pm

Staying right side up when everything's upside down
Keynote speaker: Linda Larsen

5:00 - 6:00pm

Happy Hour & Networking
Sponsored by X Social Media & GC Get Cases