Legal Studies Institute at Anne Arundel Community College

AACC

In Partnership with Anne Arundel Bar Association

LEG 523 – Appellate Practice: From Beginners to Experts Developed for both expert practitioners and for attorneys who handle appeals only rarely.  Learn from Judges from the Court of Appeals and Court of Special Appeals their insight on fundamental procedures, proper techniques, and practical strategies. Learn how to navigate the Maryland rules of procedure and the best practices for petitioning for review in Maryland appellate courts. $55.00 (add $10.00 if out of county)

Speakers:   Hon. Glenn T. Harrell,                      When:        Feb. 19, 2015 6–8:15 pm

                  & Robert Zarbin, Esq.

LEG 520 – Effective Presentation of Damages in a Civil Jury Gain knowledge on how to prepare and present a claim for damages effectively in a civil jury trial. Learn what is beneficial and what is detrimental to enhancing a jury’s award for damages.  Learn the fundamentals of analyzing the types of damages, documenting the extent of the injury and assesses the injury’s effect on the plaintiff as well as how to maximize the size of the award.$55.00 (add $10.00 if out of county)

 Speakers:       Allen Cohen, Esq.                                  When:  March 24, 2014 6–8:15 pm 

& Deborah Potter, Esq

 

Where: Room 100, Center for Applied Learning Technologies (CALT) Building

 

Mediation Seminars and Trainings

LEG 373 – Mediator Ethics: Advertising and Mediator Fees: Sharpen your ability to recognize ethical and unethical conduct by discussing and examining various examples of advertisements.  Review and discuss the criteria used in establishing an appropriate fee to be charged in mediation.$50.00 ($60.00 if an out-of-county resident)

* This course satisfies Title 17 continuing education requirements and MPME mandate for continuing education in ethics training.

Speaker: Stephen Krohn, Esq.                                     When:  Feb. 25, 2015 6–8:15 pm           

Where:           Room 253, Careers (CRSC) Center

 

LEG 358 Mediator Ethics: Confidentiality:Examine mediator’s and parties’ responsibility for confidentiality, including communications during mediation, confidentiality of written agreements, permitted disclosures, and admissibility of discoverable material.  Develop strategies for handling confidentiality issues during a mediation session.  $50.00 ($60.00 if an out-of-county resident)

* This course satisfies Title 17 continuing education requirements and MPME mandate for continuing education in ethics training.

Speaker:         Nancy Hirshman                                   When: April 29, 2015 6–8:15 pm

Where:           Room 253, Careers (CRSC) Center

 

For easy and fast registration, print out a registration form from the website below and fax it to (410) 777-4325 or email a PDF to lehoward1@aacc.edu.