Gender Matters: Confronting Bias and Unprofessional Conduct Toward Attorneys
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When: 8:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Where: Federal Courthouse Video Conference
United States
Contact: Christy Cronin

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The ISBA and Polk County Women Attorneys (PCWA) are teaming up to bring you a panel discussion tackling the topic of unprofessional conduct toward women attorneys, from the perspective of both the bench and bar. This panel will present strategies for addressing and preventing such conduct and will discuss how both standards and practice have changed over the past few decades.

Registration: 8:00 - 8:30 a.m.
CLE:  8:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Hon. Helen Adams, United States Magistrate Judge for the Southern District of Iowa
Hon. Celeste Bremer, United States Magistrate Judge for the Southern District of Iowa
Hon. Annette Scieszinski, Senior Judge, District 8A
Paul Burns, Bradley & Riley PC
Ann Smisek, Ahlers & Cooney, PC

Attendees are invited to attend at one of the five U.S. District Courthouses where the program will be broadcast using the court’s video-conferencing technology. Please select your preferred site when registering for this event.

Des Moines Federal Courthouse: 123 East Walnut
Sioux City Federal Courthouse: 320 6th Street   
Davenport Federal Courthouse: 131 East 4th Street
Cedar Rapids Federal Courthouse: 111 Seventh Avenue SE
Council Bluffs Federal Courthouse: 8 South 6th Street

ISBA/PCWA Members: (admitted after Jan. 2014) - $25
ISBA/PCWA Members: (admitted before Jan. 2014) - $50
Non-ISBA/Non-PCWA Members - $75

CLE CREDIT (approved)
3 state hours which includes 3 hours of ethics and 2.5 federal credit

Any materials related to this live webinar, as well as joining instructions, will be sent via e-mail prior to the event. Please include an e-mail address when registering for this event. ISBA members, please make sure we have your most up-to-date e-mail address.

Co-hosted by the ISBA Federal Practice Committee and Polk County Women Attorneys