Utah State Bar CLE Dept>>>

Mandatory New Lawyer Ethics Program

There are three ways to use this form :

1 - Fill it out, print it and mail to:

Utah State Bar, CLE
645 S. 200 E. , Suite 310
Salt Lake City, Ut. 84111
(This is the ONLY method you can use with payment by check)
*There will be a $20.00 charge for returned checks.

2 - Fill it out, print it and FAX it to the CLE Department at: (801) 531-0660.

3 - Fill it out and hit the SUBMIT button. The form information will be automatically sent to the Utah State Bar. (While this method is safe since the information is going from your computer to the Bar Email Server it is not an encrypted server transaction. If you are uncomfortable with this please use either options 1 or 2)


Cancellations must be confirmed in writing at least 48 hours prior to the seminar date. If cancellation is made within the time period, the registration fee, minus a $20 nonrefundable fee ($10.00 for NLCLE workshops), will be returned to the registrant. No refunds will be given for cancellations made after that time. The full registration fee is due and payable to the Utah State Bar if you register but do not attend.

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Event Date Thursday, April 18, 2013
Time 8:00am - 12:30pm
Event Location Law & Justice Center
645 South 200 East
Salt Lake City
Event Sponsor Utah State Bar
Event Cost $75
CLE Credit
NLTP Requirement





April 18, 2013

8:00 – 8:30 Registration Check-in

8:30 – 8:45 Welcome to the Bar and to the Practice
Katherine Conyers, President, Young Lawyers Division

8:45 – 9:15 Introduction to the Bar & Pro Bono Service
James D. Gilson, Kirton & McConkie
Utah State Bar President-Elect Nominee

9:15 – 9:45 Professionalism, Civility & Practicing Law
Justice Jill N. Parrish, Utah Supreme Court
Past Chair, Professionalism & Civility Committee

9:45 – 10:15 New Lawyer Training Program
Elizabeth Wright, Program Coordinator

10:15 – 10:30 BREAK: Please visit the lobby for information on benefits
available to Utah State Bar members

Ethics, Rules, Discipline and Processes in Utah

10:30 – 10:50 Who Defends Your Interests?
Michael F. Skolnick, Kipp & Christian

10:50 – 11:20 Consumer Assistance and the Discipline Process
Jeannine Timothy, CAP attorney

11:20 – 11:50 The Top Five Ways to Violate the Rules of Professional

Barbara Townsend, Office of Professional Conduct

11:50 – 12:05 Judging the Judges: What’s Your Role?
Joanne Slotnik, Director, Judicial Performance Evaluation Commission

12:05 – 12:30 A Candid Look at the Profession-Stress and Burnout
Ben Lieberman, Attorney at Law
Utah Lawyers Helping Lawyers (to be confirmed)