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Mandatory Professionalism

January 26, 2022 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

3 Hours CLE Credit, including 3 ethics hours

Live Webinar

The Alabama State Bar MCLE Rule 9 requires all newly admitted members of the bar to complete a three-hour course in professionalism within twelve months of admission. CLE Alabama administers the program for the Alabama State Bar in even years and Cumberland CLE in odd years. If you think you may be excluded from this requirement, please contact the Alabama State Bar, call 800-354-6154 or 334-269-1515.

More information will be available soon.

Registration Options: You can attend this seminar on site or by live webcast:


The Schedule

8:30 a.m.                      Welcome & Announcements

8:30-9:30 a.m.             Introduction to Professionalism
Judge Roman Shaul
Alabama State Bar,  Montgomery

9:30-10:00 a.m.           The Importance of Wellness in the Legal Profession
Jeremy S. Rakes
Alabama State Bar,  Montgomery

10:00-10:10 a.m.         Break

10:10-11:40 a.m.         Professionalism to The Court, Your Client and to Opposing Counsel    

Panel Discussion presented by Fellows of the American College of Trial Lawyers

Kendall Dunson
Beasley Allen Crow Methvin Portis & Miles PC, Montgomery

Edwin Stuardi III
Helmsing Leach Attorneys at Law, Mobile

Hamilton Wilson, Jr.
Ball Ball Attorneys at Law, Montgomery

Brian P. McCarthy – Moderator
McDowell Knight, Mobile

11:40 a.m.                   Adjourn