Professionalism for New Attorneys (PNA) Fall/Winter 2017
TWO-DAY OPTION Live Cary, NC Bar Center | Wednesday-Thursday, October 25-26, 2017
WEBCAST AND LIVE TWO-DAY OPTION Live Webcast | Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Live Cary, NC Bar Center | Thursday, October 26, 2017
Also Available via Video Replay
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The final step toward starting your new career!
Once you pass the North Carolina State Bar examination, NC State Bar rules require you to take the Professionalism for New Attorneys (PNA) course from an approved provider.
The North Carolina Bar Association’s PNA program is a mandatory two-day, 12-hour continuing legal education (CLE) program designed to give newly licensed attorneys a greater understanding of law practice management, trust accounts, NC State Bar rules and requirements, professionalism and ethics, and the grievance process.
The majority of new North Carolina attorneys have met their PNA requirements with this North Carolina Bar Association course.
By exploring the details beyond the basics of 26 essential topics, this second edition of the bestselling ABCs of Traffic Law allows you to become confident in this most complex, yet common, area of law.
Alphabetical chapter topics
Current case law
Recent legislative changes
Easy-to-use charts and diagrams
Emphasis on imperative statutes
New topic: Impaired Driving
The majority of new North Carolina attorneys have met their PNA requirement with this North Carolina Bar Association program.
The 2017 NC Bar Association program features:
Live, webcast and video replay program options | Build the PNA that meets your schedule and your needs. Attend both days live, or take advantage of the live webcast option. Can't make the live program dates, catch the video replay later in the winter months. It’s up to you!
Free professional headshots | Have a professional profile photo taken for your business social media. Photo sessions will be available during specific breaks.
Book sale | Build your law library with legal resources.
Special NC Bar Association free membership opportunity | Program participants who join the NCBA will enjoy membership benefits through June 2018; includes one free section membership!
Networking reception | Get to know other new attorneys at the NCBA Young Lawyers Division networking social and enjoy great food, drinks and fun conversations.
Day 2 live on-site attendance includes*:
Tailored content for Solo/Small firms, Associate/Mid–Large size firms, Corporate Counsel and Government/Public practices
Trust account management
Law practice technology updates
Financial planning strategies for managing undergraduate and law school debt when starting out
*Only select sessions will be available for the video replay option
Complete your PNA requirement in two days consecutively or, for your convenience, take the first day by Live Webcast and then join us in Cary at the NC Bar Center for the second day.
Below are all the Two-Day program options...use the buttons to the right to add the program of your choice to your cart.
Live Two-Day Option Live Cary, NC Bar Center | Wednesday-Thursday, October 25-26, 2017 #664PNA
Webcast and Live Two-Day Option Day 1 Webcast | Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Day 2 Cary, NC Bar Center | Thursday, October 26, 2017 #664LWC
Video Replay Two-Day Options Cary, NC Bar Center | Wednesday-Thursday, November 29-30, 2017 #664BAR Charlotte, Hampton Inn & Suites SouthPark | Thursday-Friday, December 14-15, 2017 #664CHA
CLE CREDIT: 12.0 Hours (Includes 11.0 Hours Ethics/Professional Responsibility and 1.0 Hour Substance Abuse/Mental Health credits)
What to Expect When You Are Expecting to Practice Workers' Compensation (2017 Basics of Workers' Compensation Program)
Live Cary, NC Bar Center | Live Webcast
Friday, October 13, 2017
Registration: 8:15a Program: 8:55a-4:30p
Also Available via Video Replay
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Whether you are new to workers’ compensation or experienced, this CLE provides an overview of the topics that are the most important for practitioners.
This program touches on best practices in the administrative forum and provides an update and overview of the law of injury by accident.
Hear an experienced panel discussion of the best approach to take at mediation to achieve a successful outcome for your client and how to deal with tricky medical liens and expenses in disputed claims.