Life Care Planner Continuing Education Opportunities - Capital University Law School

Life Care Planner Continuing Education Opportunities

  • THE LIFE CARE PLANNER ON TRIAL
    March 16 – 18, 2018
    Capital University Law School
    Paralegal Programs
    303 E. Broad Street
    Columbus, OH

    20 CEUs including 2 Ethics CEUs (pending approval from ICHCC)
    Cost $1250
    (Including breakfast items/coffee on Saturday and Sunday; lunch on Sunday)

    The Life Care Planner on Trial is an intensive, interactive, and inclusive weekend under the instruction of experienced trial attorneys. The program is designed for the certified life care planner who wants to enhance their understanding of the evidentiary importance of the life care plan and further develop their skills as an expert witness.  

    REGISTER HERE

    Participants are asked to submit a sample life care plan before the weekend module so the trial attorneys can review the plan and prepare for the mock deposition, direct and cross-examination sessions.

    Friday, March 16, 2018

    Noon – 1:00 p.m. – Registration

    1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Litigation and the Life Care Planner

    Topics in this session will include the following:

    The litigation overlay on your investigation
    Working with the hiring attorney
    Presenting and defending your qualifications
    Formulating your opinions and the basis for them

    Saturday, March 17, 2018

    8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. – Breakfast items/coffee

    9:00 a.m. – noon – Trial Prep and the Life Care Plan

    Topics in this session will include the following:

    Writing the expert report for admissibility
    Pitfalls of a life care plan report
    Rules of Evidence – what you need to know

    1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Mock Depositions

    Sunday, March 18, 2017

    8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. – Breakfast items/coffee

    9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. – On Trial: Mock Direct and Cross-Examinations

    (We will provide lunch around noon.)

    4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Ethics and the Life Care Planner

    Topics in this session will include the following:

    How to advertise your services
    Being the best Life Care Planner you can be

    For more information, please contact Lisa M. Diem, Director of Paralegal Programs at ldiem@law.capital.edu.