Real Estate, Condemnation, and Trust Litigation


The Committee invites all of our members to the ABA Annual Meeting being held in San Francisco with events occurring August 8-10.

Both the Section and the Real Estate, Condemnation & Trust Litigation Committee will be actively participating in the 2019 ABA Annual Meeting. Don?t miss the events outlined below! Register and book your hotel before July 8 to access our group rate.

CLE Programming

Thursday, August 8

  • Trial Advocacy Demonstration: Putting Blockchain on Trial | 3:00-4:00 PM
  • Litigation Feud: A Survey in Ethics | 4:15-5:15 PM

Friday, August 9

  • How to Create a Real Estate Title Claim | 10:05-11:00 AM
  • Great Title Insurance Cases from the Last Six Months | 10:05-11:00 AM
  • Title Insurance In-House Counsel Forum ? What We Look for in Real Estate Disputes|11:10 AM-12:00 PM
  • ABA Showcase: Trump Presents: The New Era of the US Supreme Court | 2:00-3:30 PM

Section of Litigation Events

Thursday, August 8

  • Chairs Welcome Reception | 5:30-7:00 PM
  • It?s LIT After Party with the Young Lawyers Division | 9:00-11:00 PM

Friday, August 9

  • Section Networking Breakfast | 8:00-9:00 AM
  • Section of Litigation Annual Membership & Passing of the Gavel Luncheon | 12:30-1:45 PM

Real Estate, Condemnation & Trust Litigation Committee Events
with the TIPS Title Insurance Litigation Committee

In addition to the Friday CLE programming above, let us know if you are interested in attending the following:

Giants vs. Phillies at Oracle Park
Thursday, August 8 | 5:00 PM
Meet us in the lobby of the Westin St. Francis to pick up your ticket for the game and join Committee members as we meet and greet to kick off the weekend. Please RSVP to by July 8, 2019 to guarantee your seat in our ticket block. After that date, we may need to select seats in a different section. Cost is $26.25 per person.

Networking Dinner at McCormick & Kuleto?s
6:30-7:30 PM | Happy Hour (Open Bar)
7:30-9:30 PM | Dinner (Open Bar)
Join us for a four course dinner and drinks at McCormick & Kuleto’s Seafood & Steaks, which is located in San Francisco’s historic Ghirardelli Square and features expansive views of the San Francisco Bay, Alcatraz Island, Aquatic Park, Angel Island, and the marina. Contact: Scott Mueller,  to reserve your spot at the dinner. Cost is $175 per person.


Payment Instructions:  Please send your checks for the baseball game and the networking dinner to: 

Scott B. Mueller, Esq.

Stinson Leonard Street LLP

7700 Forsyth Blvd., Suite 1100

St. Louis, MO 63105-1821

** please note all payments are nonrefundable


Closing Reception at Top of the Mark Restaurant
Saturday, August 10 | 4:00-6:00 PM
Join us as we close the weekend at the iconic high-end cocktail bar on top of the Intercontinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco with 360 degree views of San Francisco. (one drink ticket per person and appetizers.)

We hope you can join us in San Francisco. If you are interested in attending any of the events, please contact us. Click here to learn more about the Annual Meeting and download the brochure.

Bill Jacobs and Jim Landgraf
Real Estate, Condemnation & Trust Litigation Committee Co-Chairs