University of Texas School of Law
27th Annual
Admiralty and Maritime Law Conference
Houston Sep 21, 2018 South Texas College of Law Houston
$395 Individual  |  $445 after Sep 12

UT Law CLE

2018 Admiralty and Maritime Law Conference

Program Features
Join UT Law Continuing Legal Education for the 27th Annual Admiralty and Maritime Law Conference – the leading annual Texas CLE event that focuses on legal developments in the specialized areas of admiralty and maritime law. The conference offers a unique opportunity for practitioners to stay abreast of global and national developments affecting case law, contracts, and civil procedure.

This year’s highlights include:
  • The always popular overview of recent developments at the national level and in the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits with Texas Law Professors David Robertson and Michael Sturley, along with Matthew Ammerman of Houston, TX
  • A deep dive into Criminal Prosecution of Pollution Cases featuring perspectives from the U.S. Coast Guard and the Department of Justice
  • The Hon. W. Eugene Davis discussing the Fifth Circuit’s unanimous, landmark en banc decision in In re Larry Dorion, Inc.
  • An exploration of Ethical Issues When Insurers Won’t Fund the Defense, with a focus on how insured and their counsel fill the gap between applicable requirements and permissions
  • The opportunity to stump ethics gurus Bradley J. Jackson and William J. Chriss with your toughest ethical dilemmas in What to Do if Your Client is Misbehaving, Part VIII
Don't miss this opportunity to learn from and interact with admiralty and maritime law experts.

UT Law CLE

2018 Admiralty and Maritime Law Conference

Faculty

Planning Committee

David W. Robertson—Co-Chair
The University of Texas School of Law
Austin, TX
Michael F. Sturley—Co-Chair
The University of Texas School of Law
Austin, TX
Matthew H. Ammerman
Law Office of Matthew H. Ammerman, P.C.
Houston, TX
Michael K. Bell
Blank Rome LLP
Houston, TX
W. Robins Brice
Brice Mediation
Houston, TX
Rachel Anne de Cordova
Phelps Dunbar LLP
Houston, TX
Nicholas W. Earles
Schouest, Bamdas, Soshea & BenMaier, PLLC
Houston, TX
Kenneth G. Engerrand
Brown Sims, P.C.
Houston, TX
Julia Haines
Holland & Knight LLP
Houston, TX
Bradley A. Jackson
Retired Admiralty and Maritime Lawyer
Houston, TX
Peter A. McLauchlan
Foley Gardere
Houston, TX
Robert H. Nicholas Jr.
Phelps Dunbar LLP
Houston, TX
John R. Pearson
Trahan Dinn Kornegay Payne LLP
Houston, TX
Steven L. Roberts
Eversheds Sutherland
Houston, TX
John C. Schwambach Jr.
Pierce & O'Neill, LLP
Houston, TX
Claude L. Stuart III
Hall Maines Lugrin, P.C.
Houston, TX
Harold K. Watson
Chaffe McCall LLP
Houston, TX

UT Law CLE

2018 Admiralty and Maritime Law Conference

Key Dates

Houston

  • Last day for Individual early registration: Sep 12, 2018
    Add $50 for registrations received after this time
  • Last day for cancellation (full refund): Sep 14, 2018
  • Last day for cancellation (partial refund): Sep 17, 2018
    $50 processing fee applied

UT Law CLE

2018 Admiralty and Maritime Law Conference

Hotel / Venue