Milwaukee Bar Association
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Grow Your Practice Institute: Introduction to Federal Practice

September 13, 2017
3:00 PM CDT to 5:00 PM CDT
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Federal Courthouse, Room 398
517 East Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202
http://53202
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Grow Your Practice Institute: Introduction to Federal Practice
3:00 - 5:00 pm
Sponsored by the Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association
1.0 CLE credit to be applied for
*FREE for all attorneys

This program, designed for lawyers in their first three years of practice, will introduce attendees to federal practice.  Topics covered include an overview of the Clerk’s Office, an introduction to the U.S. Courthouse Library, a segment regarding federal jurisdiction, and federal practice tips from an expert panel.  The chief judges of the District Court and Bankruptcy Court will greet attendees and EDWBA committee chairs will discuss opportunities for involvement. 

3:00 p.m.         Welcome from the Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association
                       Julie P. Wilson, President

3:10 p.m.         Navigating the U.S. District Court Clerk’s Office
                       Stephen C. Dries, Clerk of Court
                       Kathy Maxwell, Office Manager
                       Kelly Barton Terry, Assistant Office Manager

3:30 p.m.         Introduction to the U.S. Courthouse Library
                       Barbara Fritschel, Librarian

3:45 p.m.         Federal Jurisdiction
                       T. Wickham Schmidt, Davis & Kuelthau

4:15 p.m.         Federal Practice Tips
                       Anthony (Tony) S. Baish, Godfrey & Kahn
                       Scott J. Campbell, U.S. Attorney’s Office
                       Kathy L. Nusslock, Davis & Kuelthau
                       Matthew W. O’Neill, Fox, O’Neill & Shannon

5:00 p.m.         Getting Involved in the Bar Association
                       EDWBA committee chairs will discuss opportunities for involvement

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