Four County Civil Practice

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The CLE Conference Center
Wanamaker Building, 10th Floor, Suite 1010, Philadelphia PA, 19107
STARTTue., Jul. 31, 2018
8:30 AM
ENDTue., Jul. 31, 2018
12:45 PM
CLE 4 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Bucks County Bar Association
135 E. State Street, Doylestown PA, 18901
STARTWed., Jun. 27, 2018
8:30 AM
ENDWed., Jun. 27, 2018
12:45 PM
CLE 4 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
West Chester
Chester County Bar Association
15 W Gay Street, 2nd Floor, West Chester PA, 19380
STARTWed., Jul. 18, 2018
8:30 AM
ENDWed., Jul. 18, 2018
12:45 PM
CLE 4 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00


Bucks, Chester, Delaware & Montgomery Counties

Avoid being caught uniformed & unprepared in the courts of a neighboring county

Navigating through the local practices and learning the unwritten rules are difficult, especially the less obvious ones. Prepare yourself for litigating in the neighboring counties of Bucks, Chester, Delaware & Montgomery Counties.

Learn practical ways to effectively move your case from filing through trial

Our impressive faculty will fill you in on the “nuts & bolts” of civil practice in each of the four counties. Each presenter will highlight procedural and tactical methods for practicing within his or her county, while the other panelists will offer comparisons to their counties.

Program schedule

8:30 – 8:35


8:35 – 8:45

Civil Court Administration

8:45 – 9:10

Computer Access to Dockets & E-Filing

9:10 – 9:20

Filing of Civil Action and Service Requirements

9:20 – 10:05

Preliminary Objections; Motions & Petitions Practice

10:05 – 10:30


10:30 – 11:05

Case Management – How to Get the Case on the Trial List and Moving Toward Trial

11:05 – 11:20


11:20 – 11:40

Availability of Pretrial Conferences and Settlement Conferences, and Requirements for Filing of Pretrial


11:40 – 12:00


12:00 – 12:10

Post-Trial Motions & Relief

12:10 – 12:35


12:35 – 12:45

Special Injunctions (Temporary Restraining Orders)


Carmen P. Belefonte Esq. Saltz Mongeluzzi Barrett & Bendesky, PC
Tracy L. Christman Esq.
John M. Gallagher Esq. John M Gallagher LLC
Donald J. Martin Esq. The Law Office of Donald J. Martin
William H. Pugh IV, Esq. Kane Pugh Knoell Troy & Kramer, LLP
Carol A. Shelly Esq. Shelly Law Offices LLC
George C. Zumbano Esq. Lamb McErlane PC (West Chester)
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.