with New York Times Bestseller Steve Berry Are persuasive legal writing and entertaining fiction mutually exclusive? Think again! Learn how to bring both skills together on April 11 for a two-hour afternoon CLE. Come early for networking and a meet and greet with the author. Register now.
CLE at Sea Deadline Extended Through April 10
July 1-8 | Canada and NE Discovery Cruise Staterooms are still available so the registration deadline has been extended for this year's extraordinary CLE trip departing from Montreal, Quebec, with ports of call in Quebec City, Nova Scotia, Bar Harbor and more. Learn more about CLE at Sea. Complete your registration now!
State Bar News, Events and Deadlines
2017 Jackrabbit Bar Conference
The Jackrabbit Bar is an association of state bars of the Northwestern Plains and mountains including Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming. This year's conference is hosted by the State Bar of New Mexico June 1-3 at the Inn and Spa at Loretto in Santa Fe. The conference is open to anyone and a group room rate is available. Register and view a tentative agenda.
Donate to the Committee on Women's Professional Clothing Closet The Committee on Women and the Legal Profession seeks gently used, dry cleaned professional clothing donations for their professional clothing closet. Drop off donations at the West Law Firm or call 505-243-4040 to set up a time to visit the closet.
Volunteer in Albuquerque/Roswell for Ask-a-Lawyer Call-in Program The Young Lawyers Division needs volunteers to provide brief legal advice to the public via phone from 8 a.m.-noon on April 29 for the annual Ask-a-Lawyer Law Day Call-in Program. More information
Around the New Mexico Legal Community
2017 Henrietta Pettijohn Reception The Women's Bar Association's annual reception at 6-9:30 p.m., May 4, at Hotel Albuquerque will honor Judge Wendy York, Shona Zimmerman and the UNM Office of University Counsel. Register online.
National College of Probate Judges Spring Conference in Santa Fe Members of the State Bar are invited to attend the NCPJ Spring Conference May 17-20 at the Eldorado Hotel in Santa Fe. A discounted registration rate applies until April 17. More details