2019 National Conference Workshops

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Please Note: Workshops are subject to change. CLE credits will be provided for workshops that qualify, which is dependent on the rules of each accrediting state.


RELIGIOUS FREEDOM
Religious Expression In The Public Square
Thomas Olp, Thomas More Society

Religious Freedom In The Workplace
Wesley Covert, Laner Muchin

Religious Freedom Update
Kim Colby, Center for Law & Religious Freedom

Disestablishment in the New American States, 1776-1833
Carl Esbeck, University of Missouri Law School

ETHICS
More Than Lawyers: The Legal And Ethical Implications Of Counseling Clients On Nonlegal Considerations
Natt Gantt, Regent University School of Law

Threats to Lawyer Wellness: Lessons Learned and Solutions Offered from the National Initiatives to Improve Lawyer Wellness
Natt Gantt, Regent University School of Law

SPIRITUAL FORMATION
Soul Care Workshop Lisa Nelson, Kingdom Soul Care Jesus in the Courtroom: How To Appropriately Implement God’s Dominion Over Politics And Law
John Mauck, Mauck & Baker, LLC

The Psalms of Asaph: 12 Psalms Of Pure Honesty And Power
Steve Denny, The Law Office of Steven Denny

PRO-LIFE
The Next Frontier In The Threat To Life And The Dignity Of The Human Person
Catherine Glenn Foster, Americans United for Life

Roe v. Wade And Overruling Precedent
Clarke Forsythe, Americans United for Life

What Would Lincoln Want To Know About A Human Embryo? 
Rita Lowry Gitchell, Chilton Yambert Porter LLP

PRO-LIFE/BIOETHICS
The Global Medical Enterprise And The Pursuit Of Health
Paige Cunningham, Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity

JURISPRUDENCE
Law Follows Culture, Except When It Doesn’t
Jeffrey Ventrella, Alliance Defending Freedom

CHURCH/NONPROFIT
Managing The Crisis Of A Misconduct Allegation
Theresa Lynn Sidebotham, Telios Law PLLC

Legal Hotspots, Risk Management, And Emerging Isssues For Churches And Nonprofits 
Justin Coleman, Simms Showers

Employment Law 
Forrest Norman, Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.

PEACEMAKING/MEDIATION
Why Litigate — Conciliate!!
Matt Argue, Harold Coleman, Jr., and Gary Friesen, Institute for Christian Conciliation Certified Christian Conciliator™

Exploring The Value And Benefits Of Certification With The Institute For Christian Conciliation
Matt Argue, Harold Coleman, Jr., and Gary Friesen, Institute for Christian Conciliation

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT
Are We Safe? Data Privacy And Other Tech-Related Risk Management 
Paul Winters, Wagenmaker & Oberly

The First 30 Minutes After A Crisis: How To Improve Or Kill Your Law Firm's Reputation 
Thomas Ciesielka, TC Public Relations

PRACTICE SPECIFIC
Can Square Pieces Fit Into A Triangle Puzzle? A Tax Law Primer On The TCJA
Joshua Gamboa, Gamboa+Law PC

Turning the Tables: Principles Of Constructive Negotiation
Kevin Loechl, Bird Law Firm

Distressed Businesses: Negotiating Successful Workouts; Considering When Bankruptcy Makes Sense
Neville Reid, Fox Swibel Levin & Carroll LLP

A Primer On Estate Planning: How To Advise The Wise And Faithful Steward
Melissa Hoogendoorn DeVries, Hoogendoorn & Talbot LLP

Taking Your Divorce Practice To A HIGHer Level
Bryan Reed, Reed, Centracchio & Associates, LLC

Do Justice: A Survey Of Criminal Justice Reform Trends
Chelsea Friske, Advocate; Kate Trammell, Prison Fellowship

GENERAL
Women In The Law
Karen Guzman and Lindsay Bruk, Intervarsity's Women in the Academy and Professions; Sylvia Chen, Google

The Legal Regulation of Natural Beauty
John Nagle, University of Notre Dame Law School

Christian Lawyers And The Least Of These Matthew 25:40-45
Pastor Robert L. Stevenson, Rock of Our Salvation Church

SEXUAL EXPLOITATION
Modern Day Slavery: The Fight Against Sex Trafficking And The Forces Supporting It
Ben Bull, National Center on Sexual Exploitation