ONLD Upcoming Events

2015 Series

Mark these dates on your calendar!

Events with registration available are indicated with a button linking to online registration. Registration for future events will open soon. All brown bags will be held at the Multnomah County Courthouse, room 208 at noon.

At-the-door registration is available by cash or check only. 


Presented by: Paul Neese
Thursday, October 15, 2015, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Multnomah County Courthouse, Room 208

Paul Neese is a lawyer in private practice. Paul represents parents and children in juvenile dependency cases, and youth in juvenile delinquency cases — primarily in Clackamas County. He also handles immigration matters and helps lawyers who are facing legal ethics concerns and/or formal bar complaints. He was previously an Assistant General Counsel at the Oregon State Bar in the Client Assistance Office. He has several years of experience helping members of the bar with legal ethics questions and dilemmas. He has been active in various bar activities over the years, including work in the American Bar Association, the Oregon State Bar House of Delegates, and the Oregon New Lawyers Division. He speaks Cambodian (Khmer) and Lao, and a small amount of French.

1 ethics MCLE credit will be applied for 

Oregon New Lawyers Division
SuperSaturday CLE
Saturday, October 24, 2015

The Oregon New Lawyers Division is pleased to invite you to its annual SuperSaturday CLE event. The program includes three concurrent tracks of programs including one track of mandatory reporting credits. You may attend one track all day or mix and match CLEs to meet your needs. All new attorneys are required to attend a three credit hour introductory course in access to justice. The first three CLEs in Track C meet this requirement. SuperSaturday is a great opportunity to earn quality MCLE credits for only $70.00. Breakfast, lunch and link to program materials* included at no extra cost!

Register online and join us at the Oregon State Bar Center, 16037 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd, Tigard. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Space is limited and preregistration is suggested.

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Track A: Marijuana Law (Genevieve Kiley) G/PS
Track B: UTPA (Tim Quenelle) G/PS
Track C: Legal Aid Services of Oregon (Holly Puckett) A/J

10 minute break

10:10 - 11:10 a.m.
Track A: Representing Bicyclists (Charley Gee) G/PS
Track B: Drafting Complaints & Answers 101 (Emily Fox & Laura Salerno Owens) G/PS
Track C: Representing Farm Workers (Laurie Hoefer) A/J

10 minute break

11:20 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
Track A: Don’t Be That Guy: Social Media & Professionalism for Lawyers (Simon Whang) G/PS
Track B: Paper Discover – RFPs, RFAs & Subpoenas (Heather Bowman, Greg Lockwood & Jamison McCune) G/PS
Track C: Representing the Deaf (Scott Aldworth) A/J

12:20 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Track A: Landlord/Tenant (Troy Pickard) G/PS
Track B: Cross Examination (Ben Eder & David Eder) G/PS
Track C: Ethics (Paul Neese) E

10 minute break

2:10 - 3:10 p.m.
Track A: Business Formation - LLCs & LLPs (Raife Neuman) G/PS
Track B: Depositions (TBD) G/PS
Track C: Elder Abuse (Troy Wood) EAR

* CLE materials will be sent to all registrants via a link. Attendees are encouraged to bring a laptop or tablet to the program. There will be plenty of outlets available. Print materials will not be distributed onsite.

G/PS = General or Practical Skills, E = Ethics, A/J = Access to Justice, EAR = Elder Abuse Reporting


Elder Abuse Reporting

Presented by: Amber Hollister & Judge Katherine Tennyson
Thursday, December 10, 2015, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Multnomah County Courthouse, Room 208

Get a firsthand look at Oregon’s new mandatory elder abuse reporting requirements that went into effect January 1, 2015. Learn the definition of elder abuse, statutory reporting requirements, and how to reconcile the duty of confidentiality and attorney-client privilege. Hypothetical scenarios based on real-life situations are discussed.

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