Available CLEs

Michael Downey, Esq.

New Developments in Legal Ethics-WEBINAR

Find out the latest developments in Missouri legal ethics.This CLE will assist attorneys as they navigate ethical issues that are part of any law practice. Suitable for those with all levels of experience.

Qualifies for 2.0 Missouri Legal Ethics CLE credits. This program will take place virtually, using a webinar format.  Webinar information will be sent out to all who register and pay in advance. This program is $25 for non-members of the Library. Free for members and for SLU Law School students and faculty.  The program runs from 12:30 PM to 2:10 PM.

Our speaker is Michael Downey, Esq. He is a legal ethics lawyer and founder of Downey Law Group, LLC, a St. Louis law firm devoted to legal ethics, lawyer discipline defense, and the law of lawyering. 

Tom Kennedy, Esq.

New Developments in Special Education Law-WEBINAR

Learn about the latest updates in Special Education Law, including updates on services to students with autism and the law relating to excluding students from school.   THIS CLE HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL WEDNESDAY JUNE 17 DUE TO THE PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY RELATED TO THE CORONAVIRUS AND WILL BE HELD AS AN ONLINE WEBINAR. 

Our speaker is Tom Kennedy, Esq. of Kennedy Hunt, PC.  Tom has decades of experience as a litigator advocating for the rights of the marginalized.  In addition to his work in private practice, he served on the Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation’s Disability Rights Law Task Force and was Deputy Director of the Illinois Developmental Disabilities Law Project.  He is a past author of the Missouri CLE series on Special Education Law and has written extensively on this topic.

Fee:  $25 (free for Library Members and SLU Law Students and Faculty) 

Qualifies for 1.2 MO CLE Credits. 

Missouri State Capitol

Recap of the 2020 Missouri Legislative Session- NEW DATE

The 2020 Missouri Legislative Session ended on Friday May 15.  The session was shortened due to the coronavirus pandemic, but was still eventful in terms of passage of a new budget, along with bills of interest to attorneys and the general public.

Join us as we hear from two St. Louis area lawyer-legislators, Rep. Ian Mackey and Rep. Sarah Unsicker. They will provide an update and answer your questions.  THIS PROGRAM WILL BE IN WEBINAR FORMAT.

Qualifies for 1.2 MO CLE Credits.  This program is free and open to attorneys and the general public.  

Professor Leila Sadat

The Lessons of the Holocaust and the Creation of the International Criminal Court

LECTURE AND CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION (CLE) PROGRAM:  April 28, 2020       
The Lessons of the Holocaust and the Creation of the International Criminal Court –presentation by Professor Leila Sadat,  Washington University School of Law

Fee:  $25 (Free for Library Members and SLU Law Students and Faculty)  

This program qualifies for 1.2 MO CLE Cultural Competency, Diversity, Inclusion and Implicit Bias Credits.  PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL TUESDAY AUGUST 18, 2020 DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC AND A SCHEDULING CONFLICT WITH THE SPEAKER. 

THIS CLE IS NOW SOLD OLD. SIGN UP BELOW TO BE PUT ON THE WAITING LIST. WE WILL NOTIFY THOSE ON THE WAITING LIST AS OPENINGS OCCUR. 

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