Selected Continuing Legal Education Presentations

  • Presenter, “New Civil Case Schedule for Eminent Domain Cases in King County Superior Court,” at The Seminar Group’s Continuing Legal Education Seminar, “Eminent Domain in Washington,” May 10, 2019.
  • Co-Chair, King County Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar, “Civil Procedure: The Rules of the Game or Gaming the Rules,” March 29, 2019; and presenter, “Changing the Rules: Can Cooperation Fix Our Discovery Problems?”
  • Panel Member, “Civil Court Litigation Do’s and Don’ts,” National Business Institute Continuing Education Seminar, December 7, 2018.
  • Panel Member, “Judicial Perspectives on Complex Construction Litigation,” Washington State Bar Association Construction Law Annual Seminar, June 8, 2018.
  • Panel Member, “Ethical Dilemmas in Civil Litigation – Judges Panel,” Washington State Bar Association Real Property, Probate and Trust Section Annual Fall Real Property Seminar, December 7, 2017.
  • Panel Member, “As Judges See It: Top Mistakes Attorneys Make in Civil Litigation,” National Business Institute Continuing Education Seminar, December 1, 2017.
  • Co-Chair, King County Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar, “Pretrial Procedure – Good Intentions and Unintended Consequences,” October 14, 2016; and presenter, “The ‘Burnet Analysis’ in Civil Discovery and at Trial.”
  • Presenter, “Evidence Tips for Family Law Practitioners,” Family Law Section Meeting, King County Bar Association, June 3, 2016.
  • “What Family Court Judges Want You to Know,” National Business Institute, Inc. (December 2015).
  • “Bankruptcy Trustee’s Avoidance Powers,” Risk Management Association, Puget Sound Chapter Annual Conference (May 2012).
  • “Significant Recent Legal Developments for Freight Brokers, Freight Forwarders and Warehouse Operators,” Transportation Lawyers Association Annual Conference (May 2012).
  • “Enforcing Commercial Guaranties In and Out of Bankruptcy Court,” Risk Management Association, Puget Sound Chapter Annual Conference (March 2011).
  • “Ten Commandments for Avoiding Lender Liability,” Risk Management Association, Puget Sound Chapter Annual Conference (April 2010).
  • “Conflicts-of-Law Issues In Class Actions,” Transportation Lawyers Association Annual Conference (May 2009).
  • “Case Initiation and Service of Process in the United States District Courts,” Washington State Bar Association Continuing Education Seminar (November 2001).
  • “Admissibility of Extrinsic Evidence in Commercial Lending Litigation,” Washington State Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar (March 1995).
  • “Primer on Bankruptcy Planning for Businesses,” Transportation Lawyers Association Annual Conference (1991).
  • “Enforcing Security Interests and Personal Property Liens in Washington,” Lorman Business Center Continuing Legal Education Seminars (1989-1990).