Live Cary | North Carolina Bar Center Tuesday-Wednesday, October 22-23, 2019
As a first-year attorney at PNA, the North Carolina Bar Association welcomes you into the profession.
The North Carolina Bar Association is your home for the best continuing legal education, professional development, and networking.
Tuition is complimentary for NCBA Members who are newly licensed attorneys and required by the NC State Bar to take a PNA program.
The Professionalism for New Attorneys (PNA) program features:
Breakfast and Networking Lunch provided
Book Sale to help you build your library of essential resources
Professional Headshot for your social media pages and firm website bio
Professionalism Oath issued by Judge Ridgeway
Year's Worth of CLE credit at no cost to you
The Power of Association | Newly licensed attorneys get complimentaryNCBA membership through June 2021. NCBA membership benefits include membership in one of the NCBA’s 30+ sections and up to 12 hours of quality On Demand CLE from our Expert Series!
Click on the "In Depth" tab for tuition, location, hotel and speaker information.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2019
8:25am | Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:55 | Welcome and Introductions | Johnson
9:00 | Why Professionalism is Important to You | Boone and Fonville
10:00 | Overview of North Carolina State Bar | Perry
10:30 | Inner Workings of the Law Office | Reach
11:15 | Break and Book Sale
11:30 | Technology and Your Responsibility to Your Clients | Reach
12:30pm | Networking Lunch
1:30 | Getting Lost in Our Own Lives | Smith
2:30 | Dealing with the Courts | Griffin
3:30 | Break and Book Sale
3:45 | What I Didn't Learn in Law School | Arthur, Bogues and Quick
4:30 | Adjourn for the Day
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2019
8:25am | Continental Breakfast
8:55 | Welcome and Introductions | Bogues
9:00 | The Attorney Client Relationship | Crawford and Scruggs
10:00 | Ethics and Grievance Committees | Bartley and Brocker
11:00 | Break and Book Sale
11:15 | Pro Bono Service in North Carolina | Bart Mullikin and Mansour
12:15pm | Networking Lunch
1:15 | Trust Accounting Rules | Hodge
2:15 | Financial Planning Strategies | Yanke
3:15 | Break and Book Sale
3:30 | A View from the Bench: Cases and Examples of Professionalism and the Challenges of Being a New Lawyer | Judge McGee and Judge Ridgeway
4:25 | Professionalism Insight and Voluntary Oath | Judge Ridgeway
4:30 | Program Adjourn
Web Event Information
October 22, 2019 8:55 AM Eastern
7:55 AM Central, 6:55 AM Mountain, 5:55 AM Pacific
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