PBCBA BAR BULLETINS

Amanda Knox to Speak
No Shave All Headliners
New Member Benefit
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Palm Beach County Bar Association

www . palmbeachbar . org February 2017

Amanda Knox to Speak

We are excited to announce Amanda Knox will be the keynote speaker for our annual Law Day Luncheon ! Amanda is an exoneree , criminal justice advocate , writer and journalist . She was twice convicted and acquitted of murder . She spent nearly four years in prison and eight years on trial for the murder of her roommate , Meredith Kercher , while studying abroad in Perugia , Italy in 2007 . Italy ’ s highest court definitively pronounced her innocent in March 2015 . She wrote a memoir about her wrongful conviction , Waiting to Be Heard , published by HarperCollins in 2013 . Most recently a Netflix documentary aired September 2016 entitled “ Amanda Knox ”
Please don ’ t miss this year ’ s Law Day Luncheon . Save the date and join us on Wednesday , April 26 from 11:30 a . m . to 1:00 p . m . at the Embassy Suites Hotel in West Palm Beach .
Save your seat by registering online today at www . palmbeachbar . org
Mark your calendar for upcoming Membership Events
February 10 2nd Annual Screen on the Green
February 16 : NCS PGA National Happy Hour and Putting Contest
March 10 : Annual Bench and Bar Conference
April 26 : Law Day Luncheon , Guest Speaker : Amanda Knox
May 2 : Judicial Reception

No Shave All Headliners

The Young Lawyers Section hosted their 2nd annual No Shave November fundraiser to benefit the Legal Aid Society and the Cancer Alliance for Help & Hope . Our headliners this year featured : Eddie Stephens , Rob Shalhoub , Bob Bertisch , Greg Huber , R . T . White ( rear ), Rick Chaves and Paul Shalhoub . A special thanks to our ESPN Host Josh Cohen and Emily ( the Stylist ). Photo Credit : Patricia R . Brown

New Member Benefit

Clio is the most widely-used , cloud-based practice management system in the world . Every day , tens of thousands of lawyers use Clio to schedule meetings , organize cases , track time , and invoice their clients . Palm Beach County Bar Association members receive a 10 % lifetime discount on Clio .
Sign up today at landing . goclio . com / pbcbar

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President ’ s Message ............................ 3 No Shave November ............................ 4 Professionalism Corner ........................ 5 Annual Holiday Party .......................... 7 Probate Corner ..................................... 7 ADR Corner ......................................... 9 Real Property Report ......................... 11
Diversity Corner ................................ 13 New Members .................................... 14 Bankruptcy Corner ............................. 15 Legal Aid Holiday Event ................... 17 Probate Corner ................................... 19 Personal Injury Corner ....................... 21 YLS Foster Kids Holiday Party ......... 23 Bulletin Board .................................... 35