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Membership Meeting and CLE - LIVE at Gainey Ranch Golf Club
Tuesday, October 12, 2021, 11:45 AM until 1:15 PM
Gainey Ranch Golf Club
7600 Gainey Club Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
Registration is required before Friday, October 8, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Payment in Full In Advance Or At Event
Please DO NOT MAIL CHECKS FOR THE LUNCHEON. Either pay in advance on the website via credit card or bring a check or cash (exact change appreciated) to the luncheon. Note: We charge $5 MORE than what the website lists to pay by check or cash at the luncheon, even if you pre-registered.
Non-members who pay via credit card will be charged a convenience fee by our website provider ($2.00 for a charge up to $50; $3 for over $50 up to 250).
Please arrive by 11:45 to check in at the registration desk. The program begins promptly at noon.
PLEASE NOTE MASKS ARE REQUIRED UNLESS YOU ARE SEATED AT YOUR TABLE.
We cannot guarantee special meal requests made after the registration deadline.
This program will NOT be recorded or live streamed.
We cannot give a credit for cancellations after the registration deadline. After the deadline, we give Gainey a guarantee, and we pay for your meal whether you attend or not.
Please register by Friday, October 8, 2021 at NOON
The United States Supreme Court issued many interesting cases last term which affect Americans in many ways. Paul Avelar will review the most interesting and significant of those decisions, with which attorneys should be familiar.
This CLE is great for not only SCOTUS buffs, but also for attorneys who enjoy learning about our country’s highest court.
Paul Avelar is the Managing Attorney of the Arizona office of the Institute for Justice (IJ).He joined the Institute in March of 2010. He litigates free speech, property rights, economic liberty, school choice and other constitutional cases in federal and state courts.
In addition to litigation, Paul co-authored the most comprehensive study of economic liberty protections in the Arizona Constitution. He was appointed to the Task Force on the Review of the Role and Governance Structure of the State Bar of Arizona. Paul is a member of the Federalist Society Free Speech & Election Law Practice Group Executive Committee. He often speaks at law schools across the country about constitutional issues and his work at IJ.
Before joining IJ, Paul worked as an attorney in Philadelphia. He clerked for Judge Roger Miner on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, Justice Andrew Hurwitz on the Arizona Supreme Court, and Judge Daniel Barker on the Arizona Court of Appeals. Paul graduated magna cum laude from the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, and received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University.
*The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.0 hour towards your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0 hours of professional responsibility.
COVID-19 MEASURES IN PLACE:
LARGE BALLROOM IN USE
PHYSICAL DISTANCING OF
6 FEET BETWEEN TABLES
EVERY OTHER SEAT AT THE TABLE
WILL BE VACANT
YOU MAY REMOVE THE MASK
WHEN SEATED AT THE TABLE.
MEMBERS, PLEASE LOG IN TO THE WEBSITE BEFORE REGISTERING TO RECEIVE MEMBER PRICING.
When registering, please indicate your choice of REGULAR entrée or VEGAN entrée.
Regular Entrée: Short Rib- pan sauce, Yukon gold smashed potato, charred blue
lake green beans (GF/DF)
Vegan Entrée: Mushroom Risotto cake w/ grilled asparagus and carrots in a plum
All meals served with rolls and butter, Baby Kale Salad - apples, mixed peppers, parmesan, creamy champagne dressing (GF/DF), and Vegan Double Fudge Chocolate Cake - Vegan Chocolate, Fresh Berries (GF/DF).