CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION
In January 2013, KCMBA and UMKC School of Law joined forces to become the region’s premier provider of comprehensive legal content for professionals. Attorneys and professionals in several other fields will find up-to-date legal information from KCMBA UMKC CLE seminars, webinars and on-demand programs, which range from quick, one-hour lunch-and-learn sessions to comprehensive multi-day seminars in select areas of practice. For more information on the collaboration, please click here to download an official press release.
Dedicated to providing the legal community the most up-to-date, relevant techniques and information to develop and maintain a competitive edge, KCMBA UMKC CLE offers more than 500 hours and of CLE and over 80 live seminars annually, in addition to a selection of online programming available 24/7.
To see a calendar of upcoming and future CLE opportunities, click here.
For information on webinars and online CLE programming, click here.
FOR NEW LAWYERS
KCMBA also offers education programs targeted to relatively new lawyers to help them build a solid foundation for their futures as members of the legal profession.
The Bar Leadership Academy (BLA) is an eight-month program to facilitate the development of emerging leaders of the greater Kansas City legal community.
The Ross T. Roberts Trial Academy (formerly “Inn of Court”), organized in conjunction with the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri, is an eight-month program designed to enhance trial skills and foster excellence in professionalism, ethics, collegiality and legal skills.
The Law Practice Institute helps new lawyers to develop the practical skills and knowledge needed in the everyday practice of law.
If you have additional questions about CLE events or other education programs, please contact KCMBA at 816-474-4322.