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27th Annual Family Law Retreat to the Beach

October 15, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - October 16, 2021 @ 1:00 pm

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October 15 – 16, 2021

Perdido Beach Resort

This course has been approved by the Alabama State Bar for 7.5 MCLE Credit hours, including 1 hour of Ethics

We’re headed to the beach and hope you will join us!  This weekend seminar is designed for attorneys who handle Family Law and Juvenile Cases.  Experts will highlight the practice-based tools for managing the most complex cases in Domestic Practice.

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Perdido Beach Resort
Call the Perdido Beach Resort at 1-800-634-8001 to make your room reservation while our room block last.  Rooms will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis and there are a limited number of rooms available.  Please identify yourself as part of CLE Retreat to the Beach – booking ID# 18237Our room block expires September 14th!

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The Schedule

Friday, October 15, 2021

GAL Recertification Session – You must register separately – see below

8:00       Registration

8:20       Three Hour Recertification Training

12:00     Adjourn

Family Law Retreat to the Beach

12:15     Registration and Sign-In

12:50     Welcome

Presider       Wayne L. Williams   Wayne L. Williams & Associates LLC     Tuscaloosa

1:00       Case Law Update I

Joan-Marie Sullivan   Law Offices of Joan-Marie Sullivan     Huntsville

2:00       Juvenile Case Law Update

Elizabeth Hendrix   Department of Human Resources   Montgomery

2:30       Refreshment Break

2:40       Max on Tax – The New Child Tax Credit and Other Family Law Issues

Max Pulliam        Maxwell H. Pulliam LLC          Birmingham

3:40       Ethics Update

Judge Roman Shaul        Alabama State Bar              Montgomery

4:45       Cocktail Reception

Sponsored by the Wayne L. Williams & Associates LLC, Boyd Fernambucq & Dunn PC and Winberg LLC

Saturday, October 16, 2021

8:00       Registration and Refreshments

Presider   J. Ronald Boyd   Boyd Fernambucq & Dunn PC  Birmingham

8:30       Gender Identity

J.R. Thomas    Fann Law LLC       Birmingham

9:00       Case Law Update II

Joan-Marie Sullivan   Law Offices of Joan-Marie Sullivan       Huntsville

10:00     Practice Tips for Family Law Attorneys

Juliana Taylor      Attorney-at-Law           Montgomery               

10:30     Refreshment Break

10:40    Family Law ADR

Amy Creech     Creech Family Law LLC         Huntsville

11:25     Elder Law, SSD and Family Law

Connie L. Glass          Elder Law Firm of Connie L. Glass PC     Huntsville

12:10     The Post-Pandemic Domestic Relations Court

Judge Carmen E. Bosch        28th Judicial Circuit            Bay Minette

12:40   Adjourn

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GAL Recertification

This session is being offered to attorneys wishing to maintain their status as a guardian ad litem in juvenile dependency cases.  This 3 hour session will recertify attorneys for 2021.  You must be currently certified to attend this course.
Registration Fee:   $85           Course time is 8:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Registration is completed separately from Retreat to the Beach.  Participants must register online at:      https://conferences.alacourt.gov
Registration after September 30 will have a late fee of $25.00.  The registration deadline is October 7.
Checks should be made payable to AJCFA and mailed to:
Alabama Judicial College  300 Dexter Avenue  Montgomery, AL  36104
Call the AOC for more information:   1-866-954-9411, ext. 7115


Perdido Beach Resort
27200 Perdido Beach Blvd
Orange Beach, AL 36561 United States

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