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Bridging The Gap (Summer 2015)

16.0 TOTAL CREDITS: 7.0 areas of professional practice/
law practice management; 6.0 skills; 3.0 ethics. This program is ideal for “bridging the gap” between law school and the realities of practicing law in New York State. Experienced attorneys who have an interest in other areas of practice can also benefit from this program by learning practical information from skilled and experienced practitioners. 

This program will cover different topics in various areas of practice.

Topics and Faculty:

Handling a DWI Case in New York State
Peter Gerstenzang, Esq. 
Gerstenzang, O’Hern, Sills & Gerstenzang Albany, NY 
Reviewing a Lease Agreement | Traps for the Unwary | Commercial Real Estate 101
Deborah Goldman, Esq. Joshua Stein PLLC

New York City
The Attorney Grievance Process | Ethics Considerations for Lawyers
Deborah A. Scalise, Esq. Scalise & Hamilton, LLP Scarsdale, NY
Special Education Law 101 | School Law
Jennifer Monthie, Esq. Disability Rights New York Albany, NY
Negotiating a Separation Agreement in a Matrimonial Case in New York State
Rosalia Baiamonte, Esq. Gassman Baiamonte Betts PC Garden City, NY
New York Civil Practice and Procedure Update 
David L. Ferstendig, Esq. Law Offices of David L. Ferstendig, LLC New York City
Estate Planning 101 | Drafting a Basic Will for a Client
Patricia J. Shevy, Esq. The Shevy Law Firm, LLC Albany, NY
Litigating a Slip, Trip and Fall Case in New York State
Jeff Anderson, Esq. Anderson, Moschetti & Taffany, PLLC Latham, NY 
Client Intake, Conflicts Checks, Letters of Engagement & Retainer Agreements | Ethics Considerations for Lawyers
Sean Ginty, Esq. CNA Chicago, IL
Alternative Dispute Resolution in Automobile Litigation Cases | Mediation, Arbitration and Summary Jury Trials
Robert A. Glick, Esq. Brand Glick & Brand, P.C. Garden City, NY
Cybersecurity Concerns for Lawyers
Joseph V. DeMarco, Esq. DeVore & DeMarco, LLP New York City
Suing or Defending a Municipality | An Overview of the Notice of Claim Form 
Steven G. Leventhal, Esq. Leventhal, Cursio, Mullaney & Spector, LLP Roslyn, NY


The segments above were recorded in August of 2015.


Basics of Lanlord Tenant Practice

Hon. Matthew J. Turner Troy City Court Troy, NY

Review and Use of Evidence From Social Media
Ignatius A. Grande, Esq. Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP New York, NY
| Mark A. Berman, Esq. Ganfer & Shore LLP New York, NY

The segments above were recorded in March of 2015.

Total Credits: 16.00 | Areas of Professional Practice: 7.00, Skills: 6.00, Ethics: 3.00

Non-Member Price: $520.00
Published Date:
  • August 26, 2015
  • Online On-Demand
Product Code:
  • VDZ74
Areas Of Professional Practice Credit(s):
  • 7.0
Ethics and Professionalism Credit(s):
  • 3.0
Skills Credit(s):
  • 6.0
Total Credit(s):
  • 16.0