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MCLE Event - This Saturday the 21st!

  • 01/21/2017
  • 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Chapman University Fowler School of Law - Rm 237, 1 University Dr, Orange, CA 92866


  • Suggested donation for this event is $60.00.

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Join us for Mass and three hours of MCLE credits on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at Chapman University, Fowler School of Law.

8:30 AM - Mass

9:00 AM - Ethics (1 hour)

“Ethical Issues with Active Participation by Lawyers and Judges in Religious Organizations, including the import of recent amendments to the ABA Model Rules”

Professor Ronald Rotunda

Professor Ronald Rotunda, nationally recognized expert and author on Legal and Judicial Ethics, Doy and Dee Henley Chair and Distinguished Professor of Jurisprudence

10:00 AM - Avoidance of Bias (1 hour)

“The Necessity of Avoiding Bias and the Wisdom of Kindness”

Professor Celestine McConville

Professor McConville teaches Constitutional Law, Federal Courts, and Wills and Trusts. Her current research and writing projects are in the constitutional law and death penalty areas.

11:00 AM - Substance Abuse (1 hour)

"Avoidance of Substance Abuse in the Practice of Law" 

Mr. Greg Dorst

Former trial lawyer for San Bernardino D.A., criminal defense and real estate litigation attorney. Addiction Specialist. Consult for The Other Bar, CEO of Cedar House Life Change Center, and Spiritual Director and Sr. Pastor of the Claremont Center for Spiritual Living.


Professor Mario Mainero

Professor of Academic Achievement and Director of Bar Services, Author and Lecturer

Each presentation will include questions by the Moderator and attendees.

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Kathya Firlik, Esq. | President


Join us 

The St. Thomas More Society of Orange County invites the Catholic legal community to join the society.  Catholic attorneys, judges, law students, and those who work in the legal community and provide professional services to attorneys are encouraged to join in Catholic camaraderie as together we face the challenges of being the face of Christ in the midst of the secular world.  

Join The St. Thomas More Society of Orange County

The St. Thomas More Society of Orange County, California, is an independent organization sponsored by lawyers and judges who are practicing members of the Roman Catholic Church. Its purpose is to encourage Catholic lawyers to live out their Christian vocation by sanctifying their daily work.

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