one of the best continuing legal education programs in the state, the
UNC School of Law Festival of Legal Learning offers 120 sessions over a two-day period.
Taught by a mix of law faculty, legal experts and practicing
attorneys, the program provides an enjoyable way to build basics,
sharpen skills and network with hundreds of members of the bar.
Satisfy CLE Requirements for 2017 or 2018
offers attendees an easy and affordable way satisfy their annual CLE
requirements, including ethics and mental health/substance abuse, by
attending one program. The
timing of the conference in early February allows attendees to apply
credits to satisfy 2018 or 2017 requirements, making Festival a
perfect conference for those who plan ahead and those who
Customize Schedule to Meet Individual Needs
can choose from 10
sessions per hour on such topics as media law, entrepreneurial law,
immigration, consumer law, criminal law, environmental law, health
law, intellectual property, trial skills, professional ethics and
more to design a schedule that fits their needs. Featured programming
like the annual Consumer Credit Symposium, and the popular
Environmental Law Symposium and the Media Law Symposium, offers
instruction from Carolina Law faculty and concurrent sessions for a
deeper dive into popular practice areas.
Learn from Top Legal Scholars.
all of Carolina Law’s full-time faculty teach on a wide variety of
timely topics. Session
instructors are recognized experts in their fields and include
professors from UNC School of Law, UNC School of Social Work, UNC
Gillings School of Global Public Health, UNC School of Government and
distinguished guest faculty.
4. Network with Old and New
of members of the bar, including many Carolina Law alumni, attend
Festival every year to catch up with friends and meet new colleagues.
Registered attendees and speakers can attend a complimentary Friday
evening reception hosted by the UNC Law Alumni Association and
sponsored by Lawyers Mutual Liability Insurance Company of North Carolina. Lunch
on Friday is also included in registration and provides ample time
Earn Affordable CLE Credit.
fees are available for judges, judicial clerks, full-time academics,
JAG, government, non-profit and legal
aid attorneys who register before February 2. UNC School of Law
alumni receive a 10 percent discount.
Festival of Legal Learning takes place February 9-10 at The William
and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill. This
year’s conference registration gets you a day and half custom
schedule, access to all digital conference materials and our new
Festival guidebook, as well as two days of convenient parking, all
breaks, Friday’s buffet lunch and “Side Bar” reception and,
most importantly, CLE reporting. Register
-January 5, 2018