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FREE CLE – OBA Boot Camp!

Lawyers for Americas HeroesA star-studded slate of presenters have volunteered to present programs ranging from family law to foreclosures and creditor issues to criminal law and veterans benefits at the 3rd Annual OBA Boot Camp, co-sponsored by the OBA and Pros 4 Vets, an Oklahoma-based veterans advocacy organization.

Sign up to give a minimum of 20 hours of pro bono service to the Oklahoma Lawyers For America’s Heroes program and receive 7.5 hours (including .5 ethics) of FREE CLE credit. The Boot Camp focuses on legal issues unique to members of our military, past and present, as the OBA continues its commitment to leave no one who has honorably served this country behind in the legal system or denied access to justice.

The Boot Camp presenters include the always popular Phil Tucker on Family Law, Amy Hart on Veterans benefits and Bobby Don Gifford on criminal law. New presenters this year are Bill Wells (employment issues), Elaine Dowling (bankruptcy), Linda Monroe (child support) and Julie Bays (foreclosure and Resolution Oklahoma). For the ethics portion, Reggie Whitten of the Whitten Burrage law firm will present “What’s Your FATE? – Fighting Addiction Through Education.” Reggie will touch on the effects the combination of military service and substance abuse can have on our military members. Attendees will also receive a free copy of the book he co-wrote with another OBA member, Jim Priest, entitled “What’s Your FATE?”