CLE | 3rd Annual Class & Clams in Oswego

Friday, September 22, 2017 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Lake Ontario Conference Center, 26 East 1st Street, Oswego, NY 13126 | CREDIT: 7.0 MCLE (5.5 Professional Practice, 1.5 Ethics) | COST: $50 for Oswego/Onondaga Bar Members, $100 Non-Member | Under NYS rules this CLE has been APPROVED for both Newly Admitted and Experienced Attorneys | This CLE is co-sponsored by the Oswego County Bar Association | Contintental Breakfast and Lunch PROVIDED!

Get updates on Family and Matrimonial Law, “Crimmigration,” Real Property Assessements, and New York Civil Practice and 7.0 MCLE credits when you register for the 3rd Annual Class & Clams CLE brought to you in partnership with the Oswego County Bar Association.

Care to clambake after this information-packed CLE? Great! Contact Graham Seiter at 315-963-7333 or email him at to reserve your seat.



3rd Annual Class & Clams Schedule

8:30 to 9 a.m.     Registration

9 to 10:50 a.m.   Bruce Wagner, Esq., Shareholder, McNamee Lochner P.C.

Matrimonial and Family Law Update will address important developments in the past year in these and other areas: Court of Appeals cases, Agreements, Attorney & Client, Child Support, Counsel & Expert Fees, Custody & Visitation, Disclosure, Divorce, Enforcement, Equitable Distribution, Evidence, Family Offense, Maintenance, Paternity, Pendente Lite, Procedure, and Court Rule Changes.


11 to 11:50 a.m.   Debra Sullivan, Esq., Senior Counsel, Menter, Rudin & Trivelpiece presents The Nuts and Bolts of Real Property Tax Assessment Challenges.  An overview of the critical timing and procedural issues related to tax assessment challenges and how to avoid procedural pitfalls.


1 to 1:50 p.m.      Tina Hartwell, Esq. and Sharon Ames, Esq.,  Co-directors of the Regional Immigration Assistance Center, Region 2  present Crimmigration:  Counsel’s Duties to Noncitizen Clients     

2 to 2:30 p.m.     Philip Rothschild, Esq., of Hiscock Legal Aid Society will present on Appeals to County Court (civil and criminal)

Rothschild will look at The People v. Smith case and the information it provides regarding affidavit of errors and notice of appeal requirements under the 4th Department rules and their applicability to counsel when a court stenographer is not present during proceedings.

2:30 to 2:55 p.m.     Laura Diane Rolnick, Esq., Volunteer Lawyers Project of Onondaga County will present on how to be an Effective Pro Bono Clinic Attorney


3 to 4:50 p.m.     Patrick Connors, Esq., Albany Law School, will present New York Civil Practice and Ethics Update



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