Trial Advocacy CLE Series
 
Please join us Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. for the first installment of our 2015 trial ad CLE series. 

"Effective Courtroom Advocacy - A Perspective from the Judiciary" 

We will have a panel discussion including District Judge Sam Lindsay, U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, Judge Tonya Parker, 116th Judicial District Court, Judge Ernest White, 194th Judicial District Court, and moderator Judge Eric Moyé, 14th Judicial District Court.

The first meeting will take place in Judge Lindsay's courtroom - Earle Cabell Federal Building and Courthouse, 1100 Commerce Street, Courtroom 1546, Dallas, Texas 75242-1003.  Please be sure to arrive on-time and bring your ID.  5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Our monthly CLE will be held the fourth Tuesday of each month from February to September.  Beginning Tuesday, March 23, 2015, we will meet in Judge Moyé's courtroom - George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, 600 Commerce Street, 5th Floor New Tower, Dallas, Texas 75202from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Please r.s.v.p. to Karen McCloud, kmccloud@karenmccloud.com.  

2015 CLE and Seminars

Trial Advocacy CLE Series

 Date: Tuesday, March 24, 2015 
Location: Judge Lindsay's courtroom 
Address: 1100 Commerce Street, Courtroom 1546
Time: 5:30-7:00 p.m.

 Please join us Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. for the first installment of our 2015 trial ad CLE series. 

"Effective Courtroom Advocacy - A Perspective from the Judiciary" 

We will have a panel discussion including District Judge Sam Lindsay, U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, Judge Tonya Parker, 116th Judicial District Court, Judge Ernest White, 194th Judicial District Court, and moderator Judge Eric Moyé, 14th Judicial District Court.

The first meeting will take place in Judge Lindsay's courtroom - Earle Cabell Federal Building and Courthouse, 1100 Commerce Street, Courtroom 1546, Dallas, Texas 75242-1003.  Please be sure to arrive on-time and bring your ID.  5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

 Our monthly CLE will be held the fourth Tuesday of each month from March to October.  Beginning Tuesday, April 28, 2015, we will meet in Judge Moyé's courtroom - George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, 600 Commerce Street, 5th Floor New Tower, Dallas, Texas 75202from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Please r.s.v.p. to Karen McCloud, kmccloud@karenmccloud.com. 

Know Your Rights Town Hall Meeting

Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at Friendship-West Baptist Church.


Tiffani Young will serve as the moderator of the distinguished panelists addressing topics facing our community such as police brutality.

Confirmed speakers include:   Pamela Meanes, President of the National Bar Association, Dallas District Attorney Susan Hawk, Rev. Freddy Haynes, Pastor of Friendship-West Baptist Church,  Daryl K. Washington,  Malik Aziz, Deputy Chief of Police, Dallas Police Department, and  Walter "Changa" Higgins 

Doors open at 5:30 p.m.  Please arrive early as we anticipate this to be a highly attended event. For more information regarding the town hall meeting, please contact Daryl K. Washington at dwashington@dwashlawfirm.com.

Immigration and the Criminal Justice System

Date: May 12, 2015
Location: 194th District Court, Frank Crowley Court Building  
Address: 133 N. Industrial, Dallas, Texas 75207 
Time: Noon

Please join the JLTLA Criminal Law Committee for a FREE CLE on one of the most complicated issues criminal law attorneys and immigration attorneys face within the Criminal Justice System.  

Attorney Eric Puente of the Puente, Hindieh Law Firm is one of the most experienced criminal law and immigration attorneys in Dallas and he will be informing you on what you need to know to handle your criminal or immigration case effectively.


A Boxed Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by May 4th, 2015 to amberdhamilton@yahoo.com. 1.0 hours of MCLE credit.

 

Funding the Education of the Next Generation of African American Leaders in Dallas
Supporting Pro Bono Legal Service Organizations Working in Our Community


The Media's Role in Civil Rights: Cinematheque and an open discussion with Touré

The University of Texas at Dallas
800 West Campbell Road  
Clark Center CN 1.112
Richardson, TX 75080
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Touré, American journalist and co-host of The Cycle, will initiate a discussion of the power of media in civil rights movements across many cultures and ethnicities. Touré will make sure to bring about the positive and negatives of media coverage of each movement. At the end of the segment there will be a tie-in to the social issues that we are facing today in America.  Touré is an American writer, music journalist, cultural critic, and television personality. He is the host of Fuse's Hip Hop Shop and On the Record and co-host of The Cycle on MSNBC's The Dylan Ratigan Show and serves on the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Nominating Committee. He teaches a course on the history of hip-hop at the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music, part of Tisch School of the Arts in New York.

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