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Bridge the Gap

Satisfy a full year of CLE credits in one weekend via Zoom

Open to attorneys at all levels with New York and New Jersey credits available

The program takes place on Fordham Law School Zoom platform.


Friday – Sunday
January 15 - 17, 2021

  • Friday: 2 – 7 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
  • Sunday: 9 a.m. – 3:20 p.m.

Topics

FRIDAY, JANUARY 15

Topics
 

FRIDAY


New York Track 
(5.5 total credits)

Cybersecurity and Legal Ethics

Healthcare

Best Practices in Negotiation and Closing Deal

Workplace Fairness in Employment Law

 

New Jersey Track 
(5.5 total credits, including 3 NJ-specific subject areas)


Ethics

Landlord/Tenant Practice

Law Office Management

Trust and Business Accounting

 

*Schedule and topics subject to change 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 16

Topics 
 

SATURDAY

 

New York Track
(6.5 total credits)

Election

Law and Technology "The Uber Effect"

Legal Writing

Mental Health Wellness

Real Estate

 

New Jersey Track
(6.5 total credits, including 3 NJ-specific subject areas)

Basic Administration

Family Law

Ethics

Family Law Practice

Municipal Court Practice

Trust and Business Accounting

 

*Schedule and topics subject to change 

SUNDAY, JANUARY 17

Topics + Speakers TBD
 

SUNDAY

 

New York & New Jersey Tracks
(joint sessions; 7 total credits) 

Diversity and Inclusion

Employment Law

How to Start a Private Practice?

Employment Law

Public Interest Law "Pro Bono Tips for Working with Low Income Clients"

RGC Committee: How to Communicate Effectively


*Schedule and topics subject to change


CLE Credits


– NEW YORK

Both newly admitted and experienced attorneys (transitional and nontransitional) may earn a total of 19 New York CLE credits as detailed below.

  • Saturday — 5.5 total credits: 3 professional practice, 1 skills, 1.5 ethics
  • Saturday — 6.5 total credits: 2.5 professional practice, 1.5 skills, 1.5 ethics, 1 law practice management
  • Sunday — 7 total credits: 4.5 professional practice, 2.5 skills, (3.0 Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias for experienced only attorneys in Employment Law and Diversity and Inclusion)

– NEW JERSEY

Both newly admitted and experienced attorneys (transitional and nontransitional) may earn a total of 19 New Jersey CLE credits as detailed below.

  • Friday — 5.5 total credits: 4 specific, 1.5 ethics 
  • Saturday — 6.5 total credits: 3.5 specific, 1.5 ethics, 1.5 general
  • Sunday — 7 total credits: 7 general
     

Registration Options


All Three Days

  • Fordham Law alumni in their first two years of bar admission: Free
  • Fordham Law alumni: $150
  • General registrants: $300

ALL THREE DAYS

Single Day
(Friday, Saturday or Sunday only)

  • Fordham Law alumni in their first two years of bar admission: Free
  • Fordham Law alumni: $75
  • General registrants: $150

SINGLE DAY

Questions? Contact Shanelle Holley, associate director, conference services at 212-636-7885 or sholley@fordham.edu.

This event is presented in partnership with the Fordham Law Alumni Association and Career Planning Center.

CLE and Public Programs

Fordham University School of Law
Office of CLE and Public Programs
150 West 62nd Street, Suite 8-126, New York, NY 10023

Tel: 212-636-7295

Fax: 212-636-6984

Email: lawCLE@law.fordham.edu