Handling a Case from Initial Call through Appeal and VA Law

Register by March 21st for an early bird discount!

Register online or download a course brochure and register by mail.

 

Handling a Case from Initial Call through Appeal
and Veterans Administration Law
April 11-12, 2014
Moody Gardens Resort and Spa - Galveston, Texas

The Military and Veterans Law Section is proud to invite you to a earn 2 full days of CLE in Galveston! Come get your ethics and your first year accreditation requirement for VA certification. We hope you will take advantage of the new practice focus available to military and veteran law practicioners.

Come for just ONE DAY or come for BOTH DAYS and save (breakfast and lunch included)! Just don't miss out on these great topics and your opportunity to get your first year VA certification requirement!

Register online or download a course brochure and register by mail.

DAY 1: Tips and Best Practices from Intake to Appeal

  • Civil & PI Voir Dire & Jury Selection after Tort Reform   

  • Criminal Defense Cases including Evidence Development and Demonstratives
    Mike Guarino, League City
    Bettison, Doyle, Apffel and Guarino, P.C.

  • Tips On Rendering Effective Assistance of Counsel In Criminal Cases 
    Randy Schaffer, Houston 
    The Schaffer Firm

  • Lunch Keynote Speaker

  • Tips and Best Practices for Dealing with the Media
    Brian Wice, Houston
    Law Office of Brian W. Wice

  • Understanding Veteran’s Issues for Civil & Criminal Cases

  • Assisting Incarcerated Veterans Who Have PTSD
    Ted Jarvi, Tempe, Artizona
    Law Offices of Theodore Jarvi

 

DAY 2: VA Law

  • Basic Veterans Law (Satisties 1st Year Initial Accreditation Requirement) 
    Ted Jarvi, Tempe, Artizona
    Law Offices of Theodore Jarvi

  • Lunch Keynote Speaker

  • PTSD & Traumatic Brain Injury
    Dr. William Winslade, Galveston
    University of Houston Law Center
    University of Texas Medical Branch

  • Veteran Case Law and PTSD 
    Ken Carpenter, Topeka, KS
    Carpenter Chartered

  • Panel Q & A

Register online or download a course brochure and register by mail.

Hotel Reservations – Moody Gardens, Galveston. To reserve your hotel room, call Moody Gardens before March 21st at 888-388-8484 and ask for the State Bar Military Law Section rate of $159 for a single or a double or you can book your room online at Moody Gardens Military Law Section Reservations. The group ID is State Bar of Texas Military Section and the Group Code is military. If you have any trouble making your reservations, see these additional instructions Hurry, this block of rooms will fill up fast!

I hope to see you there!

Bob Goss, Chair
Military and Veterans Law Section