|HNBA CORPORATE COUNSEL CONFERENCE & MOOT COURT COMPETITION
WHEN: March 13-16, 2013
WHERE: Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead
The Corporate Counsel Conference provides a unique setting for Corporate America and the HNBA to connect, offering opportunities for outside counsel to meet counsel from numerous Fortune 100 and 500 Companies and for in-house counsel attorneys to network and learn best practices from each other. Throughout the Conference, participants will be able to take advantage of invaluable and relevant educational programs and engaging networking events.
In conjunction the HNBA will also hold its 18th Annual Uvaldo Herrera National Moot Court Competition, which brings together law students from the nation's top law schools with its co-sponsor of the competition, The HNBA Legal Education Fund. The Moot Court Competition enables law students to hone their brief-writing and oral advocacy skills while exploring a complex legal issue, and to form relationships with judges and practitioners. If you have questions or would like more information on the Moot Court Competition, please contact Liz Ugbomah at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Register by Feb. 1st to take advantage of the Advance Discount
Reserve your room by Feb. 18th to secure the HNBA group rate
Review scheduled CLE programing and events
SPECIAL EVENTS AND PROGRAMS
World-Class Networking Events
Speed Networking and Corporate Connection Program - Hosted by Target
This program is designed to encourage business relationships for HNBA members by facilitating a focused, intimate networking opportunity that affords senior in-house counsel responsible for hiring outside counsel the opportunity to identify and meet with HNBA member law firm partners and leaders in their respective areas of practice. PLEASE NOTE: Applicants must be a current HNBA member to participate.
CALL FOR VOLUNTEER JUDGES
The HNBA needs approximately 85 lawyers and judges to score written briefs (briefs will be sent out Feb. 12) and serve as oral argument judges for the 18th Annual Uvaldo Herrera National Moot Court Competition. This moot court competition will be held in conjunction with the Annual Corporate Counsel Conference March 13-16, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. Volunteer judges will have the opportunity to interact with the finest advocates that the nation's law schools have to offer. The rounds will be held on Thursday, March 14th and Friday, March 15th. Judges may serve multiple rounds if they desire. Individuals interested in judging please contact Liz Ugbomah at email@example.com.
STUDENT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
HNBA is looking for reliable, dependable, and resourceful students!
We ask for a commitment of 10 hours minimum, in exchange for the ability to attend all Conference CLEs and events at no charge. A mandatory volunteer orientation will take place on Tuesday, March 15th at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead. Law students who fulfill their commitment of hours have the Conference registration fee waived, and may attend parts of the conference during which they are not scheduled to work as our guest. Volunteers report directly to Liz Ugbomah, and may be supervised by other HNBA Staff.
Click here to download the Volunteer Agreement
Please send Volunteer Agreement Liz Ugbomah at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2013 CORPORATE COUNSEL SPONSORS
We couldn’t do what we do here at the HNBA the continued support of our sponsors. Thank you!
If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Erika Lopez-Tello, HNBA Events Director, at email@example.com.
HNBA ANNUAL CHARITY TENNIS AND GOLF CLASSIC
Save the Date/Update Your Calendar!
WHEN: December 7, 2013
WHERE: Miami, FL
NEW DATE: The HNBA will be postponing the Tennis & Golf Classic to December 7th to coincide with the December 6th Board of Governors meeting.