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2023 Family Law Seminar

December 1, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


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Join us for the 2023 Chancellor James F. Butler Family Law Seminar on December 1, 2023 at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Jackson. The event will take place from 8:30-4 with lunch provided. Registration costs are $175 for attorneys and $100 for non-attorneys. Registration closes November 24. Below is the agenda.

You can register here, you will be directed to a link to pay. If you wish to pay by check, you can simply close out of the form at that time. Checks should be made out to West Tennessee Legal Services and mailed to 210 W Main St, Jackson, TN 38301. We cannot accept checks at the event. All checks must be received prior to the event.

Additionally, if you have any dietary restrictions, please email Andy Cole after you register.

8:00 a.m. Registration

8:30 a.m. “Tips for Better Practice in Trial Court,” by Chancellor Steve Maroney

9:30 a.m. “More Tips for Better Practice in Trial Court,” by Chancellor Michael Mansfield

10:30 a.m.  BREAK

10:45 a.m. “Using Technology to Enhance Client Experience,” by Ryan Hagenbrok, Hagenbrok & Hagenbrok PLLC

11:45 p.m. LUNCH

12:15 p.m. Presentation by Our Family Wizard, Seminar Sponsor

12:45 p.m. “Recent Caselaw Update,” by Judge Carma D. McGee

1:45 p.m.  BREAK

2:00 p.m.  “What Family Law Attorneys Need to Know About E-Filing, But Were Afraid To Ask,” by Jim Hivner, Supreme Court Clerk and Angie Dempsey, Deputy Supreme Court Clerk

3:00 p.m. “Representing People With Diminished Capacity Resulting From Intellectual Disability, Mental Illness and/or Advancing Age,” by Sara Barnett, Spragins, Barnett & Cobb, PLC

4:00 p.m.  ADJOURN


December 1, 2023
8:00 am - 5:00 pm