Video CLE this Tuesday: tips for appeals in Pa. state and federal courts

Third Circuit practitioners may be interested in a live webcast CLE program that the Appellate Courts Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association is hosting on this Tuesday, October 13 at 12:30. The topic: Essential Tips for Appeals in Pennsylvania State and Federal Courts. Details and registration are at this link.

From the event announcement:

The program will cover the key elements and rule requirements for appellate litigation in the Pennsylvania appellate courts and the U.S Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. This CLE program is designed for those trial lawyers and litigators who do not regularly handle appeals.  The panel will review the nuts and bolts of appeals, with helpful practice pointers, and rule references.

The presenters:

  • Chip Becker of Kline & Specter, the immediate past president of the Third Circuit Bar Association who happens to be the son of legendary Third Circuit Judge Edward Becker;
  • Andra Laidacker of Kline & Specter too, a member of the Pa. Supreme Court Appellate Courts Procedural Rules Committee and former Pa. Supreme Court law clerk; and
  • me.

I’m looking forward to participating and hope you’re able to join us on Tuesday.