Advise & Consent: A Primer to the Federal Judicial...

Advise & Consent: A Primer to the Federal Judicial Appointment Process Presented by the Appellate Courts Section

Program Description:

This program will discuss the theory and practice of federal judicial selection, from the founding to the present day.  It will examine how the process has evolved and touch on recent controversies and proposals for reform.  It will also feature discussion with current members of the federal judiciary who can offer a nominee's perspective on the process.

Gregg Nunziata, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP
Judge Kenneth Lee, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
Judge Leslie Southwick, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
Judge Bill Jung, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
Judge Josh Wolson, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Program Times: 
12:00 -1:30 PM

CLE: 1.50 Hours of Appellate Law Legal Specialization Credit  You will receive a certificate of attendance via email in 7-10 business days.


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Once you have completed your LACBA registration, ONE HOUR BEFORE the event, you will receive a link from Zoom that will allow you to join the webinar directly.   In order to receive participatory CLE credit, registrants must participate in the webinar via Zoom.  LACBA cannot provide CLE credit to those who only listen to the program audio by phone.  Individuals wishing to receive CLE credit must register independently.

Important Information:
Please log in to Zoom at least 10 minutes before the program time.You will receive a certificate of attendance via email in 7-10 business days.

10/28/2020 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
LACBA Webinar Program Los Angeles, CA 90017

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