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Events

NALFA is the nation's leading CLE provider of events and programs on attorney fee and legal billing topics.  These live, remote, and multi-state CLE programs are free for NALFA members, clients, and partners.  To register by phone, call us at (312) 907-7275 or CLICK HERE (pdf) to register by mail-in form.  $75 discount for registered guests from previous NALFA programs.  Ask about our group rate discounts and free press passes.  Register for 4 or more NALFA programs within a year and earn a Certificate in Reasonable Attorney Fees. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

  CLE Webinar: "Litigation Financing: Ethics & Opportunities"
  June 22, 2017 @ Noon-2:30pm (Central)
  2.50 CLE Credit Hours in CA, FL, IL, OH, PA & TX (Pending)
  Registration: $200


Panelists

Allison K. Chock, Chief Investment Officer, Bentham IMF (Los Angeles)
Robert D. Martorana, Vice President, Burford Capital (New York)
Edward A. Reilly, Jr., Principal, Themis Legal Capital (New York)
W. Bradley Wendel, Professor of Law, Cornell Law School (Ithaca)

Course Description

Litigation is expensive and unpredictable.  Litigation financing is a new and growing industry in the U.S.  A panel of national and market leaders in litigation financing cover the ethics and economics of litigation funding in commercial litigation.  Panelists address the ethical issues that arise in third-party litigation financing.  Panelists also discuss the role of data and analytics, the process and terms of funding agreements, and new opportunities for law firms and law departments and more.  Course materials included.


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CLE Webinar: "Appealing to the U.S. Circuits: Attorney Fee Issues on Appeal"
August 25, 2017 @ Noon-2:00pm (Central)
2.00 CLE Credit Hours Sought in CA, FL, IL, OH, PA & TX
Registration: $200

Panelists
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Course Description
A panel of sitting U.S. Circuit Court judges discuss a range of attorney fee issues on appeal.


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CLE Webinar: "View From the Bench: Awarding Attorney Fees in Federal Litigation"
September 29, 2017 @ Noon-2:00pm (Central)
2.00 CLE Credit Hours Sought in CA, FL, IL, OH, PA & TX
Registration: $200

Panelists
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Course Description
A panel of sitting federal judges address a range of issues in awarding attorney fees and expenses in large, complex litigation in federal court.  Panelists discuss the nuts and bolts of attorney fee awards including fee calculation methods, fee award factors, and fee allocation issues.  Panelists also offer judicial insight on attorney fee claims and provide practice tips for fee-seeking and fee-challenging litigators.  Course materials included.



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CLE Webinar: "Professional Fees in Large Chapter 11 Cases"
October 26, 2017 @ Noon-2:00pm (Central)
2.00 CLE Credit Hours Sought in DE, IL & PA
Registration: $200

Panelists
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Course Description
Program Under Development



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CLE Webinar: "Attorney Fee Issues in Class Action Settlements"
November 30, 2017 @ Noon-2:00pm (Central)
2.00 CLE Credit Hours Sought in CA, FL, IL, OH, PA & TX
Registration: $200

Panelists
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Course Description
Program Under Development


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CLE Webinar: "Legal E-Billing & Matter Management: Systems of Savings"
December 28, 2017 @ Noon-2:30pm (Central)
2.50 CLE Credit Hours Sought in CA, FL, IL, OH, PA & TX
Registration: $200

Panelists
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Course Description
Program Under Development



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