MCLE SESSIONS

By participating in this one, week-long program you can fulfill your entire three-year, MCLE requirement of 25 hours. This is possible through a combination of participatory credit in London and online:

16.5 hours    Participatory Credits, including 1 hour of competency and 1.5 hours ethics
8.5 hours     Access to online CLE classes to complete at your leisure for participatory credit

The educational plans for the 2019 A Week in Legal London are under continual development, the following sessions and speakers are confirmed:

A Birds-eye View of the English Legal System
Julius Grower, College Lecturer and Yates Glazebrook Fellow in Law, Jesus College Cambridge

The Changing Landscape of International Arbitration in the United States: Spotlight on California
Maria Chedid, President & Co-chair of the Board of Directors, California International Arbitration Council
Ana Sambold, American Arbitration Association and Co-Chair of the California Lawyers Association ADR Committee

Cross Examination - The Litigator's Essential Tool
Michael L. Justice, Esquire, Attorney at Law, Law Office of Michael L. Justice
Leah Saffian, Attorney, Law Offices of Leah Saffian

Opportunities and Eccentricities in Resolution of Cross-Border Entertainment and Sports Disputes
Matthew Rushton, JAMS International
Ambassador (Ret.) David Huebner, Solicitor, Mediator, Arbitrator
Jeffrey Benz, Esq., FCIArb, CEDS

Sweet Revenge: Who Gets the "Dough" When You Cross the Pond and Your Cookie Crumbles
Eleri Jones, Barrister, One Garden Court Chambers
David Copping, Partner, Farrer & Co
Francine Ward, Esquire
Pamela Jones, Attorney at Law

Comparative Professional Responsibility for Attorneys in California and Barristers and Solicitors in England and Wales
Robert Hawley, Past Deputy Executive Director, State Bar of California
Sarah Clarke QC, Barrister, Serjeants' Inn
Jonathan Whitehead, Partner, Charles Russell Speechlys

Two Countries Divided by the Common Law and Language: Don’t Be a Grockle!
Leah Saffian, Attorney, Law Offices of Leah Saffian

Procedural, Legal, and Evidentiary Differences Between the British and California Law
Michael L. Justice, Esquire, Attorney at Law, Law Office of Michael L. Justice
Leah Saffian, Attorney, Law Offices of Leah Saffian

21st Century Lawyers: Healthy, Wealthy & Wise
Rachel Spearing, Barrister, Serjeant's Inn

Brexit – Unraveling a Gordian Knot
Duncan Calow, DLA Piper
Nick Fitzpatrick, DLA Piper

Additional MCLE sessions are planned and will be added to this web page as soon as those details are confirmed.