Navigating Federal Court CLE
Navigating Federal Court



Live Webcast/Rebroadcast – You watch the course online at the specified date and time shown below. You can ask questions and receive answers during the course.

On-Demand – You watch the course anytime and will have access to the course 24/7. Our On-Demand courses are available within 5-10 business days after the original recording and accessible for one year.

Course Description

Live Webcast – New Date Pending Due To COVID19

While there have been no changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure for 2020, many attorneys struggle with navigating federal court. This course will focus on navigating a case from inception to completion in federal court and common pitfalls to avoid.

Attorney Veronica RabinowitzVeronica M. Rabinowitz
Veronica M. Rabinowitz is the chair of the Litigation Department at the Trembly Law Firm. Veronica comes from a family that owned small businesses and was raised to understand the importance of cultivating trusting business relationships. Veronica practices primarily in the area of commercial litigation. She has experience in complex business litigation, derivative actions, shareholder disputes, employment disputes, and intellectual property disputes. She also is experienced in handling appeals and has argued before Florida’s Third District Court of Appeal. Veronica was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2012. She was also admitted to the United States District Courts for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

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2 General Credits

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  1. Know your rules
  2. Federal Rules
  3. Local Rules
  4. Judge’s Rules
  5. Jurisdiction
  6. Removal and remand
  7. Pleadings
  8. Service of Process
  9. Corporate Disclosures
  10. Rule 26(f) Conference
  11. Initial Disclosures
  12. Scheduling Order
  13. Motion Practice
  14. Meet and Confer Requirements
  15. Discovery
  16. Summary Judgment
  17. Expert witnesses – Daubert
  18. Pretrial Motions
  19. Trial
  20. Efiling
  21. Computing deadlines
  22. Appeals
  23. Deadlines
  24. Federal Rules
  25. Local Rules