If you are a lawyer who appears before the United States District Court for the Central District of California, don’t miss this year’s Federal Court Symposium on October 30, 2019, in Los Angeles, where District Court and Magistrate Judges will share their views on litigating cases in the Central District of California.
3:30 – 4:00 PM - Registration
4:00 – 4:10 PM – Introductions
4:10 – 4:30 PM – Welcome / Update on Central District of California
(Chief Judge Virginia A Phillips)
4:30 – 5:10 PM - Topic 1: Settlement Conferences: Gain insight from District Court and Magistrate Judges on best practices.
Moderator: Geoffrey T. Stover, Steinbrecher & Span LLP
Speakers: Hon. John E. McDermott, Hon. S. James Otero, and Hon. Suzanne H. Segal
5:10 – 5:50 PM - Topic 2: Trial Practice: Procedures, trends and tips on trial practice before District Judges and Magistrate Judges!
Moderator: Aaron M. May, Huang Ybarra Gelberg & May LLP
Speakers: Hon. Cormac J. Carney, Hon. John A. Kronstadt, and Hon. Patrick J. Walsh (Chief M.J.)
5:50 – 6:30 PM - Topic 3: Inside Judges’ Chambers: Learn the "do's and don'ts" of practice before District Judges and Magistrate Judges!
Moderator: Shehnaz M. Bhujwala, Boucher LLP
Speakers: Hon. Dolly M. Gee, Hon. Fernando M. Olguin, and Hon. Rozella A. Oliver
6:30 – 8:00 PM - Reception
Omni Hotel Los Angeles
251 S. Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
CLE+ Cardholders with Reception
Litigation Section Members
Block of 8 Tickets
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