File MCLE Affidavits Before Sept. 15 Deadline: You don't need to wait! Online filing for your 2014-15 MCLE affidavit is available now. Filing deadline is no later than September 15, 2015. You may access your personalized CLE tracking page and MCLE affidavit on the members' website by clicking here.
Volunteers Sought for ABA House of Delegates, Supreme Court Committees and DNA-People's Legal Services Board: Apply by Sept. 1 to serve as a State Bar Delegate in the ABA House of Delegates or on the Court's Committee on Character and Fitness or its Committee on Examinations. The largest Native American legal services program � DNA � seeks a volunteer to serve on its board of directors. For candidate criteria/qualifications and more information click here.
Judicial Nominees for Maricopa County Superior Court Announced: The Maricopa County Commission on Trial Court Appointments has recommended 20 candidates to Governor Doug Ducey for six openings on the Maricopa County Superior Court. Click here to view nominees.
Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Arizona Court of Appeals: The Commission on Appellate Court Appointments is asking for public comment on seven candidates for an opening on Division Two of the Arizona Court of Appeals. The vacancy results from the retirement of Judge Virginia Kelly. More.
Finding Your True Grit--A Discussion on the Secrets of Success for Women Lawyers: How does your mindset impact your success in the workplace? Studies have shown that highly successful women lawyers have "grit" � the perseverance and passion for long term goals � and that an individual can learn to develop more grit. In this interactive session you will learn from distinguished and accomplished women lawyers what grit is and techniques to implement a grit approach in your career. The program is FREE to all registrants and will be held on August 20 in Phoenix. Register now or click here for more information. Space is limited.
Share Your Opinion on Insurance Bad Faith Instructions by Sept. 30: Members are being asked to share their comments on Proposed Revisions to Insurance Bad Faith Instructions. View the revised instructions here. Comments should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by the Sept. 30 deadline.
Register Now for 2015 Workers' Compensation Program in Prescott: The annual Workers' Compensation seminar features staples like case law and legislative updates as well as topics on ethics, brain and spine issues, and tips from the appellate bench. More.
Do You Know an Exemplary In-house Attorney? We invite you to submit your nomination of an outstanding in-house attorney for the 2015 Association of Corporate Counsel Awards. Please click here to submit your nomination. The Arizona Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel is recognizing the vital role in-house counsel play in the success of a business, and acknowledging the accomplishments of leading in-house attorneys with the Arizona Corporate Counsel Awards. The State Bar of Arizona is proud to be a presenting partner for the program.
Law Practice Tip from Ahern Insurance Brokerage: How to Avoid Liability for Cases Taken by Attorney Departing from Your Firm. Click here for information provided by Ahern, a State Bar Member Discount Provider offering professional liability insurance.