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The Ilumni Institute is proud to present Raising the Bar. We are committed to providing Family Law attorneys with relevant and engaging content to enrich their service to their clients. Please note that replays are not eligible for CLE credits.

Raising the Bar
Year in Review

January 2023 - October 2023
Enjoy 10 months of Raising the Bar!

January 2023

Speaker: Steven Bradley, Expert on Domestic Violence & Matt Havrevold, OurFamilyWizard

Topic: The Weaponization of Technology and Social Media in Family Law Cases


February 2023

Speaker: David T. Ruegg, Esq.

Topic: Tips, Traps, and Current Trends in the World of QDROs


March 2023

Speaker: Laurel Starks, Court-Appointed Real Estate Expert & CEO, The Ilumni Institute

Topic: Orders, Terms, and Practices that Sink Your Client’s Equity


April 2023

Speaker: Kimberly J. Stamatelos, Family Law Attorney and Mediator

Topic: Cross-Examining the Hostile Witness: Your Inner Chatter


May 2023

Speakers: Jeremy N. Roark, CFLS & NaKesha S.D. Ruegg, Family Law Attorney

Topic: Special Needs Children Caught in Family Law Litigation


June 2023

Speaker: Jason Sweetman, Soberlink

Topic: Alcohol Use Disorder: Protecting the Child's Best Interests


July 2023

Speakers: Jeremy N. Roark, CFLS & NaKesha S.D. Ruegg, Family Law Attorney

Topic: Scenarios and Practice Tips for Cases Involving Special Needs


August 2023

Speaker: Andrew Hatherley, MBA, CDFA, and CRPC

Topic: Gray Divorce: Tips and Best Practices in Family Law


September 2023

Speaker: Colleen Breems, Esq.

Topic: How to Grow Your Book of Business Ethically: Dos and Don'ts


October 2023

Speakers: Marlene A. Pontrelli, CFLS & Robert L. Schwartz, CFLS

Topic: Seven Tips for Defeating a Narcissist in Family Court


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