Below is a list of all CLE's from the MCBA Luncheon's


Guest Speaker

CLE Course #

August 21, 2009
Florida Representative,
William D. Snyder
September 18, 2009
Constitution Week Celebration with
Honorable Alan Orantes Forst and Chief Judge Robert M. Gross
October 16, 2009
Marsha Ewing, Martin County
Clerk of Court
November 20, 2009

Cathleen Scott, Member of the Executive Council of the Florida Bar Labor & Employment Law Section

December 18, 2009
Florida Supreme Court
Justice Jorge Labarga
January 15, 2010
Senator Joseph Negron
February 19, 2010

Florida Bar President, Jesse H. Diner and Florida Bar Foundation
President, Adele Stone
Sponsor: In Plain View
Investigation Agency, LLC

March 18, 2010

University of Florida Levin College
of Law, Dean Robert Jerry
Sponsor: Bank Atlantic

April 16, 2010

Leon Abood
Chairman of the Rivers Coalition

August 20, 2010
Florida 4th District Court of Appeal, Chief Judge Robert M. Gross
September 17, 2010

Kenneth H. P. Bryk, Branch Staff Counsel of the Florida Bar

October 15, 2010

Bench-Bar Program

November 19, 2010

Florida 4th District Court of Appeal, Judge Jonathan D. Gerber

December 17, 2010

Gregory G. Katsas, Principal Deputy Associate Attorney General of
the United States

January 21, 2011

Florida 19th Circuit,
Chief Judge Steven Levin

The MCBA Thanks WestLaw For Sponsoring This Meeting

February 18, 2011

Arnold Palmer Medical Center Foundation Development Manager, Wes Bishop

March 18, 2011

Florida Bar President,
Mayanne Downs

The MCBA Thanks FAWL For Co-Sponsoring This Meeting

April 15, 2011

Florida Supreme Court Justice,
Barbara J. Pariente

May  20, 2011

Florida Supreme Court
Chief Justice Charles T. Canady

The MCBA Thanks WestLaw For Sponsoring This Meeting


August 19, 2011

Joseph Negron

92391 - Please note this course is 1 General CLE credit only – no Ethics credit

September 16, 2011

Cammie Hauser

12182- Contact Cammie Hauser at for more information.

October 21, 2011

Fred Cunningham,
Florida Justice Association

19042 - For questions, contact Fred Cunningham at:

November 18, 2011

Florida Bar President, Scott Hawkins


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December 16, 2011

Speaker: Roundtable Discussion of Issues Affecting the Practice of Law in Martin County

The MCBA Thanks Comerica Wealth Management  For Co-Sponsoring This Meeting




January 20, 2012

Speaker: Gregory G. Katsas, Topic: Obamacare Litigation 

The MCBA Thanks Comerica Wealth Management  For Co-Sponsoring This Meeting


February 17, 2012
11:45AM - 2:00PM

Speaker: Professionalism Bench-Bar Meeting 


March 16, 2012

Speaker: Steven W. Teppler, Esq. Topic: Social Media For Lawyers

The MCBA Thanks Comerica Wealth Management and Frank White – Boyd, P.A For Sponsoring This Meeting

April 20, 2012

Speaker: Clerk of Court Program.

The MCBA Thanks Comerica Wealth Management  For Sponsoring This Meeting


May 18, 2012

There will be no lunch meeting – please join us on May 19, 2012 for our Annual Banquet (Click on Events for more details)


August 17, 2012 In Honor of
Judge Stewart Hershey
(Retiring August, 2012)
September 21, 2012 Florida Supreme Court
Justice Peggy A. Quince
October 19, 2012 Florida Supreme Court,
Justice R. Fred Lewis
November 16, 2012 MCBA Holiday Kick-Off    36623
December 21, 2012 19th Circuit, Honorable
Chief Judge Steven J. Levin
January 18, 2013 US District Court  
Southern District of Florida
Judge Daniel T. K. Hurley
February 15, 2013 MCBA Annual Bench-Bar Professionalism Program  1301193N
March 15, 2013 Major General, Clyde Tate 1301194N
April 19, 2013 Dean Robert Jerry Levin
College of Law 
University of Florida
MCBA Annual Meeting
May 17, 2013 Gwynne Younge and Honor Past Presidents of MCBA 1304175N
August 16, 2013 William Loucks. "Practical and Ethical Tips for Avoiding Legal Malpractice Claims and Bar Grievances." 1200391N
September 20, 2013 Robert S. Turk.  “Ethical Issues in Hiring, Supervising and Parting Ways with Law Firm Employees.” 1306753N
October 18, 2013 Jay Butchko with LexisNexis on Ethics in On-Line Marketing 38713
November 15, 2013 Judge Damoorgian 1308319N
December 20, 2013   1309324N
January 17, 2014 Judge Levin Martin County Bench Bar 1310307N
February 21, 2014 Hugo Teufel 1310308N
March 21, 2014 Florida Bar President, Eugene Pettis 1310309N
April 11, 2014

Chief Justice of Florida’s Supreme Court

Jorge Labarga

May 16, 2014 Diversity Moderated by Judge William Roby/FAWL 1310311N
August 15, 2014 Laurie Glover – Effective Client Communication 1305878N
September 19, 2014 Vicki Davis, Supervisors of Elections / Informed Voter’s Project 1405217N
October 17, 2014 Carolynn Timmann, 
Clerk of Court & Comptroller 
November 21, 2014 Greg Kastas, Partner with Jones Day 1407692N
December 19, 2014 Annual Martin County Bench – Bar Professional Meeting 
(Meet & Greet the Judges of the 19th Circuit and 4DCA) 
January 16, 2015 Kevin Winters, Assistant Inspector General for Investigations NASA
Office of Inspector General
February 20, 2015
(Lent Observed)
Fourth DCA, Judge Robert M. Gross 1408279N
March 20, 2015 Hugo Teufel, III 1408280N
April 17, 2015 R. Alexander Acosta, Dean of Florida International University College of Law 1408281N
May 15, 2015 The Honorable Robin L. Rosenberg 1408282N
August 21, 2015

Professor Michael Vastine and
Sui Chung, Esquire

September 25, 2015 Hon. Alan Forst Thank you to our sponsor: TD Bank
October 16, 2015 MCBA President Chad Hastings 1506966N
November 20, 2015 Tim Kinane Thank you to our sponsor: CenterState Bank
December 18, 2015 Florida Supreme Court, Chief Justice Jorge Labarga Thank you to our sponsor: Donaldson & Weston, P.A.
January 15, 2016 Chief Judge Elizabeth Metzger – State of the Circuit Thank you to our sponsor: Fogel Capital Management
February 19, 2016 4DCA Chief Judge Cory J. Ciklin 1408278N
March 18, 2016 Senator Joe Negron, Jr. 1600137N
April 15, 2016 Ramon Abadin, 2015 – 2016 Florida Bar President 1506956N
May 20, 2016 Thomas Bakkedahl Thank you to our sponsor: Complete Legal Investigations
August 19, 2016 Speaker: Eve Samples, Editor, Treasure Coast Newspapers &

Thank you to our sponsor: CenterState Bank

CLE #: 1605266N
 September 16, 2016  Speakers:

Vicki Davis, Supervisor of Elections

Judge Kathleen Roberts,  Election Canvassing Commission
 Thank you to our sponsor: Complete Legal Investigations
CLE #: 1606048N
 October 21, 2016 Speaker: Carolyn B. Timmann, Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller   Thank you to our sponsor: TD Bank
CLE #: 1601746N
November 18, 2016   Speaker: Laura Ann Rosenbury, Dean of UF Levin College of Law  Thank you to our sponsor: CenterState Bank
CLE #: 1606697N
 December 16, 2016 Speaker: Attorney Willie E. Gary   Thank you to our sponsor: Law Firm of Gary, Williams, Parenti, Watson & Gary, PLLC
CLE #: 1606696N
 January 20, 2017  Program:
Chief Judge Elizabeth Metzger – State of the Circuit Address and Meet & Greet with Judges of the 19th Circuit

Thank you to our sponsor: LexisNexis

CLE #: 1606695N  - 2 General Credits 
 February 17, 2017  Speaker: Mark Rodgers, NFL & MLB Agent & Attorney & Presentation of 2016 Pro Bono Awards

CLE #: 1606698N

1 General CLE and 1 Ethics CLE 

March 17, 2017

Speaker: Former US Senator, George LeMieux, Chair of Gunster Law 

Thank you to our sponsor: Complete Legal Investigations

CLE #: 1606694N 
April 21, 2017 Speaker: Florida Bar President, Bill Schifino

Thank you to our sponsor:
Spiral Media

CLE #: 1606693N

May 12, 2017

Speaker: Larry Crary, Attorney

Thank you to our sponsor: Cruise Planners

CLE #: 1701724N

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