Friday, October 27, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM EDT
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This program qualifies for 4.0 hours (1.0 Ethics) of CT & NY CLE Credits
HCBA Member: $135
Non-Member:    $235
2017 New Admittee: $65
Law Student:     $65
Price includes: breakfast, seminar, written materials & lunch


HCBA Conference Center 
100 Pearl Street, 2nd floor
Hartford, CT 06103

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Jeanette Bonee 
Hartford County Bar Association 

Prof. Matthew R. Litt’s The Art & Science of Persuasive Writing 

An innovative workshop providing lawyers at all levels of experience with unique perspectives and techniques to improve their writing and ignite their enthusiasm for the art & science of persuasive writing. With a focus on practical application for busy attorneys, you’ll return to the office ready and eager to write your next brief! Click here for program agenda and more information about this program

Our Speaker:
Matthew R. Litt, Esq. has written for Time magazine, been profiled in the ABA Journal, NJ Law Journal, and Law Crossing, and appeared on countless television and radio shows including NPR’s Here & Now, CBS’s Great Day Washington, and NBC’s South Florida Today. Matthew was an adjunct professor of Legal Research and Writing at Seton Hall Law School from 2009-2014 where he annually earned student evaluations ranking him among the school’s best faculty, and is the bestselling author of Christmas 1945 - The True Story of the Greatest Celebration in American History.  He was a practicing attorney for 13 years and the Appellate Practice Chair at one of New Jersey’s largest law firms before resigning to start Lincolnesq to put his persuasive writing and oration skills to new use. He is admitted to practice in New York, New Jersey, and in the District Courts of the EDNY, SDNY, NDNY and DNJ. He graduated from University of Connecticut Law School in 2002, and Ithaca College in 1999.

Thank you to our HCBA Committee
Michael Menapace
Kathryn A. Calibey
Daniel M. Salton
Elisabeth M. Swanson

Neither the Connecticut Judicial Branch nor the Commission on Minimum Continuing Legal Education approve or accredit CLE providers or activities.  It is the opinion of this provider that this activity  qualifies for up to 4.0 (1.0 Ethics) hours toward your annual CLE requirement in Connecticut.

This Continuing Legal Education program is appropriate for both newly-admitted and experienced attorneys and has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 4.0 (1.0 Ethics)  credit hour per session, applicable to Skills.

CLE Certificates of Accreditation will be issued upon request. Please contact the HCBA office if you would like to receive a certificate.The HCBA offers adjusted CLE seminar registration fees for HCBA members who require financial assistance. Discounts will be granted on an individual, case by case basis. Please contact Jeanette Bonee at 860-525-8106 for a confidential discussion.