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					  MoBarCLE and The Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Are Proud to Present This Quality Seminar

         MoBar                                                                               7.3      MCLE

                                                                         Live                         including
                                                                         Seminar                      1.2
                  CLE                                                                                 Ethics
52 Years of excellence                                                                                hours

Kansas City
November 30, 2012
Harrah’s Hotel
North Kansas City
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    What’s New in               Moderators
    CRIMINAL                    Kevin C. Curran, Federal Public Defender’s Office, Eastern District of
                                Missouri, St. Louis
    Using It to Our Advantage
                                Michelle L. Monahan, Monahan Law Office, LLC, St. Louis

8:30 – 9:00         Registration

9:00 – 10:15        Successful Defense of Synthetic Marijuana and Bath Salt Cases: The New
                    Era in Creative Prosecution
	                   Which	substances	are	classified	as	illegal	synthetics,	preserving	the	record	and	
                    defeating the State’s case?
	                   Speaker:	 Michael J. Gunter, Attorney at Law, Kansas City

10:15 -10:25        Break

10:25 – 12:00       Getting the Most from Your Expert: Tips for a Successful DNA
                    Evidence Evaluation
	                   Interpreting	the	DNA	evaluation,	how	best	to	work	with	your	expert,	and	new	
	                   developments	in	DNA	evidence.
	                   Speaker:		 Prof. Dan Krane, PhD, Wright State University,	Dayton,	Ohio

12:00 – 1:00        Lunch (included with program)

1:00 – 2:00         The Ethics of Attorney’s Fees: What is Formal Ethics Opinion 128 and What
                    Does It Require Us to Do?
	                   How	to	properly	document	the	attorney-client	agreement	and	bill	within	the	ethical	
	                   Speaker:	 Travis L. Noble, Jr., Sindel, Sindel & Noble, PC, St. Louis

2:00 – 2:15         Break

2:15 – 3:30         Trial Technology: Persuasively Presenting Your Case on a Budget
	                   Techniques	to	persuade	any	audience,	from	the	beginner	to	the	experienced	user,	of	
                    IT in the Courtroom.
	                   Speakers:	Troy Schnack, Federal Public Defender’s Office, Western District of
                    Missouri, Kansas City and Troy K. Stabenow, Federal Public Defender’s Office,
                    Western District of Missouri, Jefferson City

3:30 – 4:30         Navigating the Changes in Missouri Probation and Expungement Laws: How
                    Powerful Really is the P.O.?
	                   How	restricting	probation	options	effect	case	negotiations,	and	how	are	probation	
	                   officers	and	prosecutors	using	the	changes	against	our	clients.
	                   Speaker:	 Matthew J. O’Connor, The O’Connor Law Firm, PC, Mid-America Trial
                    Lawyers, Kansas City

4:30                Adjourn                                                                   MoBar    CLE
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        Send	payment	to:	The	Missouri	Bar,	P.O.	Box	119,	Jefferson	City,	MO		65102-0119,		phone	toll-free	at	1-888-253-6013	
    or	573-635-4128,	FAX	573-659-8931.	Paid	registrations	may	be	received	by	mail,	phone,	fax,	or	online	at	www.mobarcle.org.
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                                                                        m	 $209	—	New	lawyer	admitted	in	Missouri	after	1/1/09
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                                                                                     November 30, 2012
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                       Register Early!                              Credit:
 To	reserve	seating	and	written	materials,	please	register	seven	   This	program	qualifies	for	7.3	MCLE	credit	hours	including	1.2	
 days	in	advance	of	the	seminar	you	plan	to	attend.	Walk-in	        Ethics	hours.	Kansas	credit	has	been	applied	for.
 registrants	are	welcome.	Please	call	us	to	ensure	seating	
 availability. The Missouri Bar does NOT accept cash.               Comments, Suggestions & Inquiries:
                                                                    Contact	The	Missouri	Bar,	CLE	Department,	P.O.	Box	119,	
                                                                    Jefferson	City,	MO	65102-0119;	phone	toll-free	at	1-888-253-6013	
           Register online:
                                                                    or	573-635-4128;	fax	573-659-8931.
           Check	out	our	website	and	online
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                                                                    the	course	materials	in	full	consideration	of	tuition	paid.
           Register by mail:
           Send	the	completed	registration	form	with	payment	
           to	The	Missouri	Bar,	CLE	Department,	P.O.	Box	
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                                                                    Their	generous	contributions	of	time,	talent,	and	energy	make	this	
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   Kansas City
   November 30, 2012
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   North Kansas City                   What’s New in

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