October 16, 2019

Virginia Solicitor General Toby Heytens to speak at ABA Legal Skills Conference Oct. 18

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2019 — Virginia Solicitor General Toby Heytens will give luncheon remarks at the American Bar Association’s Government and Public Sector Lawyers Division Legal Skills Conference, Friday, Oct. 18, at 12:30 p.m. He will speak about the importance of public service.

Expert faculty will provide practical information and strategies for lawyers to sharpen their deposition, negotiation, interviewing, legal writing and ethics skills. Sessions will include opportunities to participate in exercises with faculty guidance.

What:  
Legal Skills Conference Sponsored by the ABA Government and Public Sector Lawyers Division
Co-sponsored by the ABA’s Criminal Justice Section, Young Lawyers Division, Local Government Attorneys of Virginia, Inc., the Office of the Virginia Attorney General and the Virginia Indigent Defense Commission

When: 
Friday, Oct. 18, 2019
8:40 a.m.-4:45 p.m. EST

Where:
Omni Richmond Hotel
100 S. 12th Street
Richmond, Va. 23219   

Register for the program here.

This event is open to members of the press at no charge. For media credentialing, please contact Betsy Adeboyejo at Betsy.Adeboyejo@ameicanbar.org.

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