Section Descriptions

 

Alternative Dispute Resolution Section

Deals with methods of resolving disputes without resorting to court intervention

 

Bankruptcy Section

Discusses issues related to bankruptcy practice and the bankruptcy code

 

Business Law Section

Addresses issues of business law and transactional practice

 

Civil Litigation Section

Discussion forum for civil trial lawyers

 

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law Section

Deals with civil liberties and constitutional law

 

Criminal Defense Lawyers Section

Forum for criminal trial practitioners from a defense perspective

 

Elder Law Section

Discussion of issues related to the representation of older adults

 

Employment Law Section

Discussion forum for practitioners on a variety of topics involving federal and state employment laws

 

Entrepreneurial Law Section

Discuss issues relevant to entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial endeavors.  For attorneys who represent entrepreneurs (intellectual property, finance, transactional, employment, etc.).  Also for attorneys who want to pursue their own entrepreneurial endeavors.
 

Environmental Law Section

Discussion of issues related to the representation of clients involved with a potential environmental impact


Estate/Probate & Trust Law Section

Helps you keep current on issues related to estate practice and administration

 

Family Law Section

Forum for issues related to divorce, support, custody, equitable distribution and other family law related subjects

 

Immigration Law Section

Discusses current trends in immigration law, provides CLE training for experienced/ new immigration attorneys, and meets with other CCBA sections on how immigration matters impact their practice

 

Intellectual Property Section

Deals with matters of patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret law; discuss IP issues of common interest.

 

International Business Law Section

Addresses issues of international business law, arbitration and transactions

 

Lawyer/Realtor Section

Multi-disciplinary exchange of ideas among both attorneys and realtors

 

Municipal & Land Use Section

Offers state and local speakers on topics of importance to practitioners.  Discussion areas include land use and zoning law updates, practice tips, open records, and regulatory developments

 

Real Estate Law Section

Exchange ideas, strategies and practice tips, discuss pending and new legislation and developing trends in real estate

 

Sole Practitioner/Small Firm Section

Discusses issues unique to practice of the sole and small firm practitioner

 

Worker’s Compensation Section

Discuss relevant topics, legislation and cases