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Mandatory Professionalism

November 16, 2022 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

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3 Hours CLE Credit, including 3 ethics hours

Highland Golf Course, Birmingham

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.

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Registration Options: You can attend this seminar on site:

The Schedule

8:30 . Welcome & Announcements

8:30-9:30 a.m. Introduction to Professionalism

Jeremy McIntire
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

S. Greg Burge
Burr & Forman LLP, Birmingham

Gaynor St. John
St. John & St. John LLC, Cullman

Michael E. Upchurch
Frazer Greene Upchurch & Baker LLC, Mobile

Moderator – Brian McCarthy
McDowell Knight Roedder & Sledge LLC, Mobile

11:40 a.m. Adjourn


Highland Golf Course
3300 Highland Avenue
Birmingham, AL 35205 United States

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