March 11, 2019,
Mark Your Calendars: 2019 Law Day Lunch
May 1st, 11:30-1:00
Hickory Hills Country Club
Dean Lyrissa Lidsky, University of Missouri School of Law, will deliver this year's Law Day Address.

Law Day Dates and Deadlines
Expungement Training Free CLE
Monday, March 18, 4:00-5:00

Want to learn more about expungements and do some community service? We are looking for 10 to 15 attorneys willing to accept up to two expungement cases placed though our clinics at the Fairbanks. Attorneys will be paid $50 an hour through Legal Service of Southern Missouri’s Judicare Program. This CLE is free to SMBA members who sign up to take a case.  Sign up at this page or reply to this email. If you cannot attend the CLE and would be willing to take a case, email
Insurance Unraveled
Wednesday, March 20, 11:45-1:00, Hickory Hills Country Club

Professional Liability, Death and Disability, Business Owners, General Liability, Umbrella Liability – Richard Ollis will provide guidance on what we need to know as consumers as well as what all lawyers need to know in general. Information/ Registration
Freedom of Expression in 2019
Thursday, March 21, 5:30-6:30, Springfield Brewing Company

Directly after this month's Bar Brew, please join us for the 2019 Law Day Poetry Slam on this year's theme: Free Speech, Free Press, Free Society.
The Ethics of Mental Heath for Lawyers and their Clients
March 27, noon-1:30, (1.5 MCLE- Ethics)

This CLE will focus on ethical issues for lawyers when representing clients with diminished capacity, including a variety of mental health issues. It will also address a practitioner's ethical obligations to address a colleague's mental health issues. 

Sustaining Member Crawfish Boil
Friday, April 26

This signature event for SMBA sustaining members and their guests will be super casual so roll up your sleeves and let the good times roll!  There is no charge but we must have an accurate count so please reply promptly.  Register here .

Thank you to our 2019 Sustaining Members.