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LegalPulseSTL for May 23, 2017 - Time is running out to register for the Bench and Bar Conference
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May 11—24
After May 24
BAMSL Members $350 $400
Non-Members $540 $590
Members of the Judiciary Free $50

Rooms are now sold out at Camden on the Lake. Overflow rooms are available at The Lodge of Four Seasons for $149/night. To reserve your room, please call 573-365-5620.

Special Election Announced for Second ABA Delegate

Important Dates:

June 5 — Filing Period Opens for ABA Delegate II Special Election (8:30 AM)
June 21 — Filing Period Closes for ABA Delegate II Special Election (5:00 PM)

June 26 — Voting Opens for ABA Delegate II Special Election (8:30 AM)
July 7 — Voting Closes for ABA Delegate II Special Election (5:00 PM)

Election results tabulated immediately following close of voting, and the winner will be announced after certification of results by Executive Committee.

Sponsored by First Bank

Charles A. Werner to receive the William L. Weiss Award at the Senior Lawyers Luncheon on June 21

The annual Senior Lawyers Luncheon is a wonderful opportunity to catch up with old acquaintances, meet new lawyers of a certain age, and to honor Charles Werner as he receives this year's William L. Weiss Award.

The lunch is only $25 and includes dessert and beverage. Reservations are required. Register online now or call Rebecca at 314-421-4134.

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Bar Foundation now accepting nominations for Spirit of Justice Awards

Each year, the Saint Louis Bar Foundation recognizes lawyers, non-lawyers and programs that have demonstrated accomplishment, leadership and integrity in fostering and maintaining the rule of law, and in facilitating and promoting improvement of the administration of justice. Nominations are being accepted through July 10, 2017. Winners will be recognized at the Spirit of Justice Celebration on October 6, 2017, at the St. Louis Club.

Download the nomination form here.

Legal Placement Service

Corporate/Transactional/Real Estate Attorney

We are currently assisting a successful West County law firm with their corporate/transactional/real estate attorney recruiting. Qualified candidates will have 5+ years of experience in the subject area. Book of business welcomed. If interested, please e-mail your resume in confidence to

St. Louis Bar Journal

Talk about a hot topic. Do you have an opinion on Immigration Law? Advertise it.

BAMSL is now selling advertising space for its Summer 2017 St. Louis Bar Journal. This issue is devoted to the topic of Immigration Law. In addition to the regular features, this issue will contain five lead articles on various immigration law subjects. Position your advertising message in the most debated and anticipated journal of the year.

The St. Louis Bar Journal is a quarterly publication and one of the most respected journals in the nation. For rate information or to reserve ad space, please contact Jennifer A. Macke, Esq. at (314) 421-4134 or Ad deadline is Thursday, June 1.

Member Benefit Spotlight

Legal Conferencing and Collaboration - Connect around the world with global audio, web + video conferencing solutions. Discount rates apply to BAMSL members. Email David Schneider at or call 844-221-5406 for details.

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May 25 Free Member CLE: Business Valuation Issues in Litigation
May 25 YLD Happy Hour | Sponsored by First Bank
May 31 37th Annual Bench & Bar Conference
Jun. 6 CLE: ADR Caselaw Update
Jun. 8 Bar Brew CLE: Ethics
Jun. 9 CLE: Advanced Copyright Concepts with Ethics
Jun. 13 Trial Wars: Return of the Jury - An Interactive All-Day Mock Trial with Live Jury
Jun. 14 CLE: Basic IP Law for the General Practitioner
Jun. 14 CLE: 12 Ethics Tips to Protect Your Practice: For the Estate Planning Attorney
Jun. 21 CLE: The New Missouri Receivership Act
Jun. 21 Senior Lawyers Luncheon
Jun. 22 Rendezvous on the Roof
Jun. 26 Annual BAMSL Golf Outing
Jun. 28 15-Hour Annual MCLE Update
Jun. 29 Annual CLE Potpourri
Jun. 30 CLE: Fourth Amendment: Comprehensive Search & Seizure Training
Jul. 6 Bar Brew CLE: Booze & Dues: The Past, Present & Future of Right to Work in Missouri
Jul. 13 Summer Associates Luncheon
Aug. 3 Bar Brew CLE: Marijuana Law 201
Aug. 16 CLE: Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank Int'l: Not Limited to Business Method Patents
Sep. 8 BAMSL Night at the Ballpark
Sep. 17 BAMSL Family Day at the Zoo
Oct. 6 St. Louis Bar Foundation's Spirit of Justice Celebration