LAMP Events & CLE

2018 LAMP CLE Materials

October 18, 2018

Military Legal Assistance Issues
Holland & Knight, Jacksonville, Florida
8:45 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. ET

Moderator: Gregory Ulrich, Ulrich Law PLC, ABA LAMP Special Advisor

Morning Sessions — Current Military Family Law Issues

Session 1
Military Domestic Violence and Co-occurring Conditions
C. Brian Clubb, Battered Women's Justice Project, Minneapolis, MN

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Session 2
Divorce, Child Custody and Support, Military Pension Division, and More
Jennifer Jerome, Clay County Legal Aid, Green Cove Springs, FL
Jonathan C. Zisser, Zisser Law, PLLC, Jacksonville, FL

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Afternoon Sessions — Current Military Family Law Issues

Session 3
Consumer Protection: Military and Veterans Legal Issues and Collaborative Assistance
Donna Valin, Florida Office of the Attorney General, Orlando, FL
Laura Boeckman, Florida Office of the Attorney General, Jacksonville, FL
Jim Kowalski, Jr., Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, Inc., Jacksonville, FL
LCDR Paul H. Thompson, JAGC, USN, Region Legal Service Office Southeast, Jacksonville, FL
Samantha D. Ellis, USN, Regional Legal Services Office, Detachment Pensacola, FL

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Session 4
Financial Issues Facing Servicemembers, Veterans and Military Families
Patrick Campbell, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, Washington, DC

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May 15, 2018

VA Benefits 101 Training
Holland & Knight, Washington D.C.
Webcast nationally by the American Bar Association

1:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. (ET)

The ABA, along with Holland & Knight law firm, sponsored a free 3.0 hour CLE program on preparation of VA benefits claims on May 15, 2018. Click here to view the recording of the training. Note that viewing the recording after May 15 will still qualify for VA accreditation, but it may not qualify for state MCLE credit. If you wish to claim MCLE credit, you will have to work directly with your state entity; the ABA cannot submit the credit for you.

Materials

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March 21, 2018

Military Legal Assistance Issues
Naval Base San Diego, San Diego, CA
8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. PST

Session 1

A Survey of the Servicemembers Civil Relief
Richard A. Williams, Director, Legal Assistance Office, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, San Diego, CA

Session 2

Consumer Law Issues in Military Legal Assistance
Angela O. Martin, Senior Enforcement Attorney/Military Affairs Liaison, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Washington DC

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Session 3

Debt Collection and the Military Client
Mike Cardoza, The Cardoza Law Corporation, San Francisco, CA

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Session 4

Current Developments in Military Family Law
Sarah T. Schaffer, The Law Offices of Sarah T. Schaffer, A.P.C., San Diego, CA
Mark Sullivan, Law Offices of Mark E. Sullivan, P.A., Raleigh, NC

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