CLE Calendar

Bridge the Gap - Attend In-Person or Attend by LIVE Online Webcast - July 23
The 2014 Bridge the Gap CLE Seminar will be held Wednesday, July 23. This year you can again attend in-person at the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame OR attend a LIVE online webcast from your computer. This CLE has been approved for 6.0 CLE hours, including 3 hours of Ethics/Professionalism. The Bridge the Gap CLE seminar is a course in practical legal and professionalism skills that is designed to assist with the transition from law school to law practice and to refresh these skills with all members of The Mississippi Bar. Download a brochure for additional information by clicking here. Register to attend in-person with the registration form on the brochure. Register to attend the Live Online Webcast by clicking here. Contact Rene' Garner at with any additional questions you may have.


Advanced Appellate Mediation: Tools and Techniques - Jackson - September 12
To download a registration form with additional information, click here.
The ADR Section of The Mississippi Bar is hosting an advanced mediation skills workshop on Friday, September 12, 2014 at the MS Bar Center (643 North State Street) in Jackson. The seminar will be presented by Mala Malhotra-Ortiz, ADR Division Director, MD Court of Special Appeals. While the seminar is being offered to all members of The Mississippi Bar, it is specifically designed for experienced mediators who will to learn about appellate mediation. The workshop is designed to introduce experienced mediators to appellate mediation and to the new appellate mediation program in Mississippi. Topics will include The Landscape of Appellate Mediation Nationally, Mississippi Appellate Mediation Pilot Program, Mediation Techniques and Methods, Domestic Orders and Modifications, Money Matters and Multiple Party Mediations. Due to the advanced nature of this program and space limitations, registration is limited.  Registration is first come, first served. To download a registration form with additional information, click here.



The Mississippi Bar Young Lawyers Division sponsors a series of new and timely CLE Teleseminars, which you can easily access from the convenience of your office or home phone. Register and review available courses online for these teleconference CLE seminars at  All programs are available live at 12:00 p.m. CT and are presented by National speakers with written material and live Q&A. These CLE Teleseminars cover a broad range of legal topics, including Business and Commercial law, Real Estate Planning and Services, Estate and Trust Planning and Administration, Tax Planning, Civil Litigation, Ethics and much more! To see what topics are being covered in your area of practice, click here. For additional information, email Rene' Garner at The Mississippi Bar at  


YLD Offers Webcasts -Earn CLE Credit From Your Computer
The Young Lawyers Division is now offering on-demand streaming CLE webcasts which you can login to view anytime, day or night, from your computer to earn CLE credit! Check out the newest topics available: Advice from the Bench, Business Entities, E-Discovery, From Trial to Appeal, A Few Tips Along the Way, Law Practice Management and Reasons Lawyers Get Sued (Ethics Hour). Visit the website by going to: For additional information, email Rene' Garner at The Mississippi Bar at