Annual Seminar

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ABTL 48th Annual Seminar

Back to Basics: Fundamentals of Trial Practice in a New Era

Rancho Bernardo Inn

San Diego, California

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Program Details

Dates

September 22 – 25, 2022

Location

Rancho Bernardo Inn
17550 Bernardo Oaks Drive, San Diego, California 92128

Schedule

Thursday, September 22, 2022

  • 4:00 – 6:00pm – Board of Governors’ Meeting (Santiago Ballroom)
  • 6:00 – 9:00pm – Welcome Dinner Reception (Aragon Lawn)

Friday, September 23, 2022

  • 7:00 – 8:30am – Buffet Breakfast (Aragon Lawn)
  • 8:00 – 11:20am – General Session (Aragon Ballroom)
  • 11:45 – 1:15pm – Lunch Program (Bernardo Ballroom)
  • 2:00 – 4:00pm – Tennis and Pickleball Tournaments (Rancho Bernardo Swim & Tennis Club)
  • 4:30 – 6:00pm – KCC Garden Party (North Lawn)
  • 6:00 – 8:00pm – Signature Resolution’s “Let’s Roll” Sushi & Seafood Party (Aragon Lawn)

Saturday, September 24, 2022

  • 7:30am – Golf Shotgun (Rancho Bernardo Golf Course)
  • 1:00 – 4:20pm – General Session (Aragon Ballroom)
  • 4:30 – 5:30pm – Breakout Sessions with Judiciary (various locations)
  • 7:00 – 10:00pm – Farewell Dinner (Veranda Terrace)

Sunday, September 25, 2022

  • 8:00 – 9:30am – Buffet Breakfast (Santiago Ballroom & Courtyard)

Costs

$1,295 — Attorney Registration and Retired Judiciary

$1,095— Attorney Registration

  • Young Lawyer (Admitted to practice 10 years or less)
  • In-House Counsel
  • Public Entity/Government Attorney

$595 — Judicial Registration

  • Sitting State and Federal Judges

$795 — Guest Registration

  • Includes meals, events, and entertainment
  • Does not include seminar program or MCLE credit

$400 — Child Registration

  • Price per child
  • Ages 3 – 15 (children 16+ pay the guest registration rate)

MCLE

8.0 Hours MCLE


General Information

What is Included for Attendees and Registered Guests?

  • All Seminar Presentations – 8.00 Hours MCLE
    (Presentations, the lunch program and MCLE credit are for full conference registrants only; Registered guests are permitted to attend all breakfasts and dinners.
  • Welcome Dinner on Thursday, September 22nd
  • Two (2) Buffet Breakfasts (Friday and Sunday)
  • Lunch Program on Friday (only conference registrants; not registered guests)
  • Farewell Dinner on Saturday, September 24th
  • Registered children may attend all breakfasts and all dinners

Dress Code

All seminar sessions are casual. Shorts and golf shirts are welcome.
Receptions and dinners are Resort Casual (no jackets or ties).

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Seminar Registration Fees are refundable prior to Thursday, August 25, 2022, less a non-refundable processing fee of $175.00. Cancellations must be received in writing (by email to annualseminar@abtl.org or by fax to 714.602.2505), no later than 5:00pm on Thursday, August 25, 2022. No refunds will be processed after August 25th, although registrations are transferrable.

Hotel Accommodations

All accommodations are at the beautiful Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego, California. The ABTL has obtained a discounted rate of $299+tx/night with no Resort Fee and complimentary self-parking. Valet parking is available at a discounted rate of $25/car/day.

The hotel is now sold out. Registrants should email us at annualseminar@abtl.org to be placed on the waiting list.

Contact Information

Event Planner: Linda Sampson
8502 E. Chapman Avenue, Suite 443
Orange, CA 92869
annualseminar@abtl.org

Phone: 323.988.3428; Fax 714.602.2505