02/20/2020
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
What Makes a Great Lawyer and a Great Judge?
United States Courthouse and Federal Building, Jury Assembly Room, 2nd Floor; 2110 First Street; Fort Myers, FL 33901

In this townhall discussion, U.S. District Judge Thomas Barber and a Chief Circuit Judge Michael McHugh will compare and contrast the differences between state and federal courts, focusing on how … More Details >>>


03/05/2020
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Policies & Procedures of U.S. Magistrate Judge Nicholas P. Mizell
United States Courthouse and Federal Building, Jury Assembly Room, 2nd Floor; 2110 First Street; Fort Myers, FL 33901

*** This event was rescheduled from January 31***

The Fort Myers Division’s newest Magistrate Judge, Nicholas P. Mizell, and his staff will discuss the procedures and best practices for lawyers who … More Details >>>


04/07/2020
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
I’m in Federal Court: Now What?
Ave Maria School of Law – Admin Building Room 2035; 707 Vineyards Blvd.; Naples, FL 34119

This event will include a mock preliminary pretrial conference with U.S. Magistrate Judge Nicholas Mizell. Cocktail Reception will follow the CLE.


05/14/2020
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Technology Seminar
Holiday Inn Fort Myers Airport (Gulf Coast Town Center); 9931 Interstate Commerce Drive; Fort Myers, FL 33913

This 3-hour CLE event will include the following presentations:

Cybersecurity for Attorneys presented by Robert Stines, Esq.
Technology in Litigation presented by Timon Sullivan, Esq.
E-discovery … More Details >>>