Upcoming CLE Trainings

TALS provides continuing legal education (CLE) training sessions throughout the year to help meet our mission of educating advocates about civil legal issues.

TALS Family Law CLE (Virtual)

April 23, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm CT / 9:00 am - 2:00 pm ET

8:00 am CT – Orders of Protection – Advanced Overview presented by Dean Hinton, Esq.

9:00 am CT – Emergency Custody Removal: When, Where, and How of Handling Emergency Custody Hearings presented by Jennifer Porth, Esq.

10:00 am CT – Allegations of Child Abuse: Best Practices When There’s a Prima Facie Case of Child Abuse presented by Tiffany Hagar, Esq.

12:00 pm CT– Limiting Abusers Contact with Their Children Using Tenn. Code Ann. § 36-6-406 (and any other tactics) presented by Nicole Benjamin, Esq. and John Jolley, Esq.

1:00 pm CT – Cross-examination of Abuser with Little Prep Time or Information (think Gen Sessions) presented by Lynne Ingram, Esq.

CLE Faculty Guide

The Tennessee Bar Association provides several resources for those providing CLE training. Visit the CLE Faculty Guide to see these useful resources.

About TALS' Training Sessions

A primary service offered by TALS includes training opportunities for attorneys, paralegals, and advocates within the legal services arena. Each year the organization holds multiple CLE trainings on various issues of substantive law, advocacy strategy, and administrative issues. The topics are chosen by the TALS task forces, representing the following areas:

  • Employment Law

  • Family Law

  • Immigration Law

  • Special Education/Juvenile Justice Law

  • Health / Benefits / DCS Law

  • Housing/Consumer Law

These trainings are generally a partial or full day in duration, and are often available through our online training software for viewing after the event. Some events are also simulcast on the Internet for viewing during the training. For additional information about upcoming or previous trainings, please contact TALS' Executive Director Ann Pruitt.

All trainings are at TALS' office (50 Vantage Way, Suite 250, Nashville, TN 37228) unless otherwise indiciated. Lunches are provided with training fees, as applicable. Parking at TALS is free in all lots touching the 50 Vantage Way parking lot. All posted times are central standard time.


Posted: June 27, 2018