Small/Solo Expo

Small/Solo Expo
It's back and better than ever! Don't miss this year's Small & Solo Expo: CyberSecurity Concerns for Solo & Small Practitioners on October 18.
Don't miss our annual day of CLE programming devoted solely to the small or solo practitioner.  With plenty of time built in for networking and relationship building, you'll want to clear your calendar for October 18!


8:00 a.m. Registration
8:25 a.m. Welcome & Introductions
8:30 –9:30a.m. Succession Planning

Gretchen Mote, Director of Loss prevention, OBLIC

Deborah Coleman, Coleman Law, LLC
9:30 –10:30 a.m. Cybersecurity Concerns for the Small/Solo Practitioner

Damon Hacker, Vestige, Ltd.
10:30 –10:45 a.m. Break
10:45–11:15a.m. Civil & Criminal Rule Update

Jill Shankar, Esq.

Robert B. Botnick, The Botnick Law Firm, LLC
11:15 a.m. –12:15p.m. How Small Firms Handle Big Cases and Negotiating Settlements

Scott Perlmuter, Tittle & Perlmuter, LLC

Josh Cohen, Cohen, Rosenthal & Kramer LLP
12:15–1:00p.m. Lunch
1:00p.m. How to Be an Ethical Networking Ninja(1 hour prof. conduct)

Jane Flaherty, Estate Planning Lawyer

Shane Lawson, Gallagher Sharp
2:00 p.m. Refreshment break
2:30 p.m. Cocktail Law: Answers to questions you’ll be asked at your next gathering or party

Bike Law - Kenneth Knabe, Knabe Law Firm

Marijuana Law –Patrick Haggerty, Frantz Ward LLP

Moderated by Dawn McFadden, McFadden Bushnell LLC
3:30 p.m. Adjourn

CLE Hours:

5.50 hours CLE credit Requested

Pricing:Includes lunch and parking:

$80 - CMBA Small & Solo Section Members
$125 - CMBA Members
$175 - Non-Members
10/18/2019 8:30 AM - 10/18/2019 2:30 PM
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Conference Center
1375 East 9th St
2nd Floor
Cleveland, OH 44114 United States


Friday, 18 October 2019

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8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
10/18/2019 8:30 AM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
10/18/2019 8:30 AM

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Please mail checks to the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, P.O. Box 931873, Cleveland, Ohio 44193, or fax your registration to (216) 696-2129 (all fax reservations must include credit card payment). Cancellations must be received in writing three business days prior to the program. Refunds will be charged a $15 administrative fee. Substitutions or transfers to other programs are permitted with 24 hours written notice. Transfer is to a single program and the funds may be transferred only once.) Personsneeding assistance to attend this program are asked to contact the CMBA at (216) 696-2404 at least one week before the program.