2021 Annual Convention

Event Schedule
Schedule will continue to be updated in the coming weeks

In-person and virtual

In-person and virtual

Virtual only

Virtual only

Tuesday

(In-person and virtual)

PLENARY SESSION

1 CLE General Hour

8:30 - 9:30 AM

Michael Mogill, Crisp Video

NEW TRENDS IN CIVIL LITIGATION

5 CLE General Hours

9:45 - 10:30 AM Law Firm Coaching and Leadership Roundtable

Moderator: David Meyer, Esq.

10:30 - 11:15 AM Growing Your Law Firm with Purpose

Randall Gerber, Founder and Principal, Gerber LLC

11:15- 12:00 PM Blue Line Brutality

Steven Romines, Esq.

Lonita Baker, Esq.

12:00 - 1:30 PM Lunch

 

1:30 - 2:15 PM

Charles Cooper, Esq.

 

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

Christian Patno, Esq.

 

3:00 - 3:15 PM Networking Break

 

3:15 - 4:30 PM The New Normal: Emerging from the COVID Cocoon Panel Discussion

Moderator: Lindsay Lawrence, Esq.

PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT

2.5 Professional Conduct CLE

1:30 - 2:15 PM A New Era—Ohio Adopts the Federal Rules Governing Discovery: What Ohio Attorneys Need to Know About Their Ethical and Professional Obligations Under the New Rules

Dustin Herman, Esq.

2:15 - 3:00 PM Ethics in the Digital Age:  How to Combat Negative Online Reviews, Engage with Social Media, and Market your Firm Online

Jami Oliver, Esq.

3:00 - 3:15 PM Networking Break

3:15 - 4:15 PM Professionalism in a Post-COVID World

Daniel Michel, Esq.

Clayton Crates, Esq.

NEW LAWYERS TRAINING
3 New Lawyers Training CLE

9:45 - 10:45 AM Ethics

1:30 - 2:30 PM Law Office Management

2:30 - 3:30 PM Client Fund Accounts

EMPLOYMENT LAW

2.25 CLE General Hours

 

9:45 - 10:30 AM

 

10:30 - 11:00 AM

 

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Wednesday

(In-person and virtual)

LITIGATION AT SUNRISE WITH FINDLAW

1 CLE General Hour

WORKERS’ COMPENSATION

5 CLE General Hours

 

9:00 - 9:45 AM

 

9:45 - 10:30 AM

 

10:30 - 10:45 AM Networking Break

 

10:45 - 11:30 AM

 

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 

12:00 - 1:30 PM Lunch

 

1:30 - 2:30 PM

 

2:30 - 2:45 PM Networking Break

 

2:45 - 3:15 PM

 

3:30 - 4:00 PM

SUBROGATION

2.75 CLE General Hours

9:00 - 9:45 AM Practical Tips to Achieve Lien Resolutions

Matt Nakajima, Esq.

9:45 - 10:30 AM ERISA

Robert Kerpsack, Esq.

10:30 - 10:45 AM Networking Break

 

10:45 - 11:30 AM To Add or Not to Add? Deciding Whether to Add the Subrogated Carrier as a Party to the Case

Lori Luka, Esq.

 

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Ethical Considerations When Dealing with Subrogated Interests

William Mann, Esq.

CIVIL RIGHTS LAW

2.75 CLE General Hours

9:00 - 9:45 AM

9:45 - 10:30 AM

10:30 - 10:45 Networking break

10:45 - 11:30 AM

11:30 - 12:00

TRUCKING LITIGATION

2.25 CLE General Hours

1:30 - 2:30 PM The First 48: The Things You Must Do to Make Your Case

Matthew Wright, Esq.

2:30 - 2:45 PM Networking break

2:45 - 3:15 PM

Ellen McCarthy, Esq.

3:15 - 4:00 PM

Ashley Rutherford Starling, Esq.

WOMEN'S CAUCUS

2 CLE General Hours

1:30 - 2:30 PM Panel Discussion

2:30 - 2:45 PM Networking Break

2:45 - 3:45 PM

Judge Terri B. Jamison

Thursday

(Virtual only)

SUBROGATION SESSION

2.75 CLE General Hours

9:00 - 9:45 AM Help Us Help you: Tips for Lawyers Dealing with Medicaid Subrogation

Matt Smith, VP Operations, HMS

Kristina Hill, Senior Operations Manager, HMS 

 

9:45 - 10:30 AM Medicare Set-Asides and Secondary Payer Compliance: Where do Things Stand?

Joe Anderson, CMSP, Vice President of Business Development, Medivest

Michael Goodman, CSSC, President, NFP Structured Settlements

Elena Lidrbauch, Esq.

 

10:30 - 10:45 AM Networking Break

 

10:45 - 11:30 AM Resolving Medicare Liens – Nuts, Bolts, and the Web Portal

Norman Ullom-Morse, Esq.

 

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Special Needs Trusts and Medicaid Benefits

Anne Lawter, Esq., Ringler

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE SESSION

2.5 CLE General Hours

 

1:00 - 1:45 PM COVID-19 Jury Research Data

Daniel Wolfe, J.D., Ph.D.

Rachel York Colangelo, Ph.D.

1:45 - 2:30 PM Walking the Audit Trail: Obtaining, Organizing, and Presenting

Jonathan Lomurro, Esq.

 

2:30 - 3:00 PM Overcoming the Peer Review Privilege

Lindsay Lawrence, Esq.

 

3:00 - 3:30 PM Getting Your Electronic Medical Records Post-Ciox

Matthew Wessler, Esq.

Friday

(Virtual only)

TECHNOLOGY

2.75 CLE General Hours

9:00 - 10:00 AM Using Your iPad At Trial – What is TrialPad?

Jay Vaughn, Esq.

Justin Kahn, Esq.

 

10:00 - 10:45 AM Adobe Acrobat for Attorneys (and staff)  

Justin Kahn, Esq.

Jonathan Lomurro, Esq.

10:45 - 11:00 AM Networking Break

 

11:00 - 12:00 AM Dropping the Digital Anchor: Preparing and Presenting Your Case with Technology 

Justin Kahn, Esq.

Jonathan Lomurro, Esq.

OAJ will apply for credit and await approval from the Ohio Supreme Court Commission and Kentucky Bar Association on Continuing Legal Education.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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