PBI Presents Civil Litigation In Eastern PA

Monday, November 2, 2009 - 01:00

Join the Pennsylvania Bar Institute in Eastern Pennsylvania for a seminar focusing on the issues in civil litigation. The program is scheduled for Friday, December 4, at the Bar Association of Lehigh County, 1114 Walnut Street in Allentown, PA. It will run from 9:00 a.m. until 1:15 p.m.

Participants will learn from a panel of leading practitioners and federal judges what to expect (and what is required) to litigate a civil case successfully in the Eastern District. The program will cover civil litigation from a pre-filing investigation up through trial.

Among the topics are pre-complaint investigations and initial pleadings, class actions, scheduling and traditional discovery, witness preparation, settlement v. trial and the digital courtroom.

The faculty includes Charles R. Bruton, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, P.C.; Philip G. Kircher, Cozen O'Connor; Hon. Harvey Barlte, III, chief judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania; Hon. Mitchell Goldberg; Hon. John R Padova; and the Hon. Juan Sanchez of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

For information visit CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

To register for the seminar, call (800) 932-4637 or visit www.pbi.org.