A collection of CLEs that are being offered for free.

Recent Miami-Dade County Court Updates
County Civil Administrative Memo Re Jury Trial Procedures Phase 2
County Civil Administrative Memo Re Introduction of Evidence in Remote Hearings

June 15 from 12-1:30- GAL: Dynamic Defense: Advocating for Youth with Developmental Disabilities with Mexcye Roberts, Staff Attorney at LASOCBA (co-sponsored by PILS/1.5 CLEs approved) Learn how to advocate for dependent youth with developmental disabilities.

 June 16 from 2-4pm: Medical Terminology & Records Review with John Tucker of Tucker Law Group, P.A. (2 CLEs approved)

June 25 from 9:00am-5:10pm: Housing Umbrella Group Virtual Conference: This event is limited to legal aid staff and members of the Housing Umbrella Group (HUG).  8.5 CLEs approved.

*NEW* June 28 from 12-1:30: 2021 Child Welfare Legislative Update with Robin Rosenberg of Florida’s Children First (CLE pending).

June 29 from 2-4pm: Pride Month: Representing LGBTQ+ Youth.  Speaker: Simone Chriss, Director ofTransgender Rights Initiative at Southern Legal Counsel (CLE pending).

*NEW* July 9 from 1-2:30:  Foster Care Adoption Finalizations: Going beyond paper pushing to ensure you and your clients are protected with Maria Bates (CLE pending).

July 13 from 12-1:30– 2021 Family Law Legislative & Case Law Update with Tenesia C. Hall, Esq., Litigation Director at LASOCBA, and Jessica D. Thomas, Esq., Pro Bono Attorney (co-sponsored by PILS/1.5 CLEs approved) Learn how new case law and recently passed legislation impacts our client population.

July 27 from 12-1:30- GAL: Advocating for undocumented minors involved in the Dependency Court and any court reliefs and resources.”  Ana Roberts Bernal, Immigration Staff Attorney & Nicolas Jose Covelli GAL Case Coordinator at LASOCBA (co-sponsored by PILS/CLE pending) Learn how to Advocate for minors involved in the Dependency Court system.

FLS Statewide Training Initiative: Reemployment Assistance in the Age of COVID-19

Re-Employment Assistance COVID-19 Updates

Pro Bono CLE Series- Immigration 101

11/10 @ 2pm: Tech Tuesdays: Immigrant & Farmworker Outreach During a Pandemic (CLE pending)
Co-sponsored by PILS and presented by Joseph Cordova & Veronica Robleto @ FLS along with community partners
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11/18 @ 10:30am: Special Immigrant Juvenile (SIJ) Status (CLE pending)
Presented by Ana Bernal Roberts @ LASOCBA
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Guardian Advocacy & Alternatives (Approved for 1.5 CLEs)Aug 18, 2020 12:00-1:30 PM https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Tyd_Z-n-RqCGd3ZNDTltX

Baker Act vs. Marchman Act (CLE pending) Aug 28, 2020 11:00 AM-12:00 noon Speaker: J. Samantha Vacciana @Trial Lawyers of Florida (Ms. Vacciana is also the new Board President of FLS)https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9NShPKGpRyO_gIcpabz4JA 

Sealing & Expunging Criminal Records in Florida (CLE pending) Sep 9, 2020 11:00 AM-12:00 noon 

2020 Family Law Legislative Update (CLE pending) Sep 14, 2020 12:00-12:30 PM Speaker: Tenesia Hall @ Legal Aid Society of the OCBAhttps://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_BQEcvhLpS_6_CpGUSGaCxQ

Guardians Ad Litem in Dependency & Domestic Relations (CLE pending) Sep 23, 2020 2:00-3:00 PM https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_QTHJ5zFAQQmCuH9zeyJ3Yw

Florida Budget & Legislative Roundup (CLE pending) Sep 24, 2020 12:00-1:00 PM https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_x946oMH4ThieYMcyAsSFMw

Ethics in a Pandemic: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly (CLE pending) Oct 7, 2020 12:00 -1:00 PM EastSpeaker: Roberta Kemp Flowers @ Stetson College of law https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_rJPUIk7oQByX-U2PpOU61A

How to Prepare for Trial When the Client is Innocent and the Deck is Stacked Against Them. Materials-1 | Materials-2

Esquire Solutions Remote Deposition CLE Course Code & Slides: Conducting Proceedings Online | Remote Reporter Checklist for Parties | Consultant-Karen Cespedes | Consultant – Halley Peters

Building Your Trainer Toolbox: Webinar | Taxonomy

Defamation 2.0: In the Wake of #MeToo, Advising Clients on Defamation Claims: Webinar | Handout | Request of Information Form

Cybersecurity, Data Privacy and Workplace Risks in the New Normal webinar

A View from the Bench: An Update Regarding CourtMAP

Obtaining Economic Impact (Stimulus) Payments for Low-Income Clients

Bankruptcy Week Resource Center: Rewatching Sessions | Learn more about bankruptcy with Ron Drescher | Stay Connected

NACC Webinar: Trauma-Responsive Skills for Lawyers During COVID-19

First Family Law American Inn of Court

Who Tells the Story? A Conversation About How to Partner with Individuals and Communities to Tell Their Own Stories

Safety Net Programs and Florida’s Response to COVID-19: What We Know So Far