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PBA Family Law Section Summer Meeting 2020

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STARTThu., Jul. 09, 2020
1:30 PM
ENDFri., Jul. 10, 2020
12:15 PM
CLE 3 sub/1.5 eth PRICE $249.00
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Join the PBA Family Law Section as they present the Summer meeting virtually, via a webcast. The same stellar programming will be offered as you are accustomed to when meeting in person. 

The three sessions will take place over the two days as originally scheduled. They include:

July 9 

  • 1:30 - 3:00 pm
    Ripple Effects of Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, CARES Act of 2020 and Beyond 

Delve into the effects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, the newly implemented CARES Act of 2020 and any further legislation in response to the economic impact of COVID-19.  This panel of tax experts will provide you with the ramifications on income calculations, asset valuation and division and discovery from the biggest tax and economic stimulus bills to come out of Congress this century.  

July 10

  • 9:00 - 10:30 am
    Mistakes, Mishaps & Malpractice: Ethical Anecdotes and Cautionary Tales for the Modern Family Lawyer

An engaging multimedia presentation and panel discussion exploring the lessons we can learn from lawyers portrayed in the media and popular culture and how their experiences apply to our practice. Topics for discussions include: common mistakes, best practices, professionalism and public relations.

  • 10:45 - 12:15 pm
    Practicing in a Pandemic: the Aftermath, Lessons Learned and a Look into the Future 

The Covid-19 Crisis has caused massive disruption in the practice of law. Join this panel for a discussion of the impact the pandemic had on the economy, individual practices and the courts. The panel will discuss what we did right and how we can better prepare for the next crisis for ourselves and our clients.

Practice Areas


Marcus H. Adams Bank of America
Daniel J. Bell-Jacobs Esq. Howett Kissinger & Holst PC
Mitchell E. Benson CPA Savran Benson, LLP
Joel B. Bernbaum Esq. Bernbaum Family Law
Michael E. Bertin Esq. Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP (Phila)
Debra D. Cantor Esq. McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC (Hbg)
Elizabeth C. Early Esq. High Swartz LLP (Norristown)
Hon. Kim D. Eaton Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas - Family Law Division
Honorable Todd D. Eisenberg Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas
Kelley M. Fazzini Esq. Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller (Norristown)
Ellen Freedman Pennsylvania Bar Association
Susan E. Good Esq. Daley Zucker Meilton & Miner LLC
J. Paul Helvy Esq. McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC (Hbg)
Jonathan T. Hoffman Esq. Cozen O'Connor (Conshohocken)
Kenneth J. Horoho Jr, Esq. Gentile Horoho & Avalli PC
Jamie M. Jamison Esq.
Representative Aaron Kaufer Pennsylvania House of Representatives - Republican Caucus
Aliah Molczan
Eileen G. Murphy Esq. Berner Klaw & Watson LLP
Heather Trostle Smith Esq. Pollock Begg
Brian C. Vertz Esq. Pollock Begg
Thomas G. Wilkinson Jr., Esq. Cozen O'Connor (Phila)
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.