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The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee and the
Appellate Practice Section and the Criminal Law Section and the Government Lawyer Section present
Practicing Before The Supreme Court

Course Classification: Intermediate Level
Florida Supreme Court, Tallahassee, Florida
Thursday, June 6, 2013

Course No. 1471R


The lessons learned from attending this unique CLE program, sponsored by the Appellate Practice Section, the Criminal Law Section and the Government Lawyer Section, can be applied to any judicial process. It is a full-day event held at Florida’s Supreme Court building which provides the opportunity for you to interact with the Justices of the Florida Supreme Court. This Seminar will begin with an observation of an oral argument, followed by a discussion of the arguing attorneys involved in the case. The Justices will join the seminar for a question and answer discussion concerning the practice before the Court. Breakfast and lunch are included in the registration and the seminar will include sessions on oral arguments, ethical responsibilities, jurisdictional briefs, merits briefs and amicus briefs. This is a live presentation in which there is no audio or video recording.



8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Opening Remarks
Joseph Mellichamp, Tallahassee– Program Chair

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Observation of One Oral Argument
Courtroom Chamber

10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.
Discussion of Arguing Attorneys
Conference Room
Facilitator, Joseph Mellichamp, Tallahassee

10:20 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.
Discussion with the Court
Moderator, Thomas D. Hall, Clerk, Tallahassee

11:10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Panel on Oral Argument and Ethics
Moderator, Joseph Mellichamp, Tallahassee
Barry Richard, Tallahassee
Bruce S. Rogow, Fort Lauderdale
Matthew J. Conigliaro, St. Petersburg

12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (included in registration)
Discussion with the Clerk
Moderator, Thomas D. Hall, Clerk, Tallahassee

1:15 p.m. – 2:05 p.m.
Discussion on Ethical Responsibilities in Appellate Advocacy
Judge T. Kent Wetherell, II, First District Court of Appeal
Bruce S. Rogow, Fort Lauderdale
Carolyn Snurkowski, Associate Deputy Attorney General, Tallahassee
Matthew J. Conigliaro, St. Petersburg

2:05 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.
Break

2:20 p.m. – 3:10 p.m.
Panel Discussion on Briefs in Support and in Opposition to Requests for Discretionary Review; Ethics
Moderator, Allen Winsor, Chief Deputy Solicitor General, Tallahassee
Rachel Nordby, Deputy Solicitor General, Tallahassee
Matthew J. Conigliaro, St. Petersburg

3:10 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Panel on Merit Briefs and Ethics
Moderator, Allen Winsor, Chief Deputy Solicitor General, Tallahassee
Daniel C. Brown, Tallahassee
Courtney Brewer, Tallahassee

4:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m.
Panel on Amicus Briefs and Ethics
Moderator, Joseph Mellichamp, Tallahassee
Diane DeWolf, Deputy Solicitor General, Tallahassee
Courtney Brewer, Tallahassee

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Credit may be applied to more than one of the programs above but cannot exceed the maximum for any given program. Please keep a record of credit hours earned. RETURN YOUR COMPLETED CLER AFFIDAVIT PRIOR TO CLER REPORTING DATE (see Bar News label). (Rule Regulating The Florida Bar 6-10.5).




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