October 2012 CBA REPORT
continuing legal education
22nd Annual Basic
Estate Planning &
Friday, November 2
9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
CLE + New Lawyer Training Credit
The CBA Estate Planning & Probate
Committee is proud to host its 22nd
Annual Basic Estate Planning & Probate
Institute on Friday, November 2, 2012 at
the Cincinnati Bar Center. Program top-
ics will include:
• Probate Court Update
by Magistrate Rogena D. Stargel
• Powers of Attorney,
Health Care Powers of Attorney,
and Living Wills
by James J. Chalfie, Esq. and Andrew
W. Weisenberger, Esq.
• The Ohio Trust Code: An Overview
Five Years after Enactment
by Kenneth P. Coyne, Esq.
by Louis H. Seiler, Esq.
Register online at
on page 34, or call the CLE Department
at (513) 699-4028.
Making Your Case with a Better Memory
Thursday, November 6
Full Day 8:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Half Day Morning 8:45 a.m. – Noon
Half Day Afternoon 1 – 4:30 p.m.
Up to 6.25 hours CLE
This seminar is a must for any attorney who has ever forgotten anything. You’ve
invested years in becoming a successful attorney. You invested months in preparing a
case. You owe it to yourself to invest a day to strengthen your mind!
Practicing the powerful techniques presented in this seminar will increase your
advantage in the courtroom in several ways:
• Saves court preparation time. Quickly and accurately recall information from a
deposition and remember the facts and figures you need while maintaining your
• Better listening skills. Remember to ask the right questions during cross-exami-
• Remember names of jurors and clients.
• Better concentration. Master your closing argument without worrying if you’re
going to forget.
Your registration fee includes workshop presenter Paul Mellor’s recently published
This more than 300 page book includes techniques for remembering
Stay for the entire day, earn 6.25 CLE credits and turn your mind into a steel trap.
Half-day sessions are available for morning or afternoon to jump-start your memory
skills. Don’t forget to register!
Register online at
, on page 34, or call the CLE Department at
October Ethics Hotline Attorneys
Mark A. VanderLaan (513) 977-8238
James K. Rice (859) 426-2165
The members of the CBA Ethics & Professional Responsibility Committee listed
above are available to help you interpret your obligations under the Ohio Rules of
Professional Conduct. Questions posed should be framed hypothetically and
should relate to your own prospective conduct. The committee also accepts
requests for written opinions.