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Legal Calendar (Tampa edition)
Jan. 9 - Florida Bar President Miles McGrane will speak at the 11:45 a.m. luncheon of the St. Petersburg Bar Association at the Mirror Lake Lyceum, 737 Third Ave., N. (727) 823-7878.
Jan. 15 - Attorney Eleanor Hill, a Washington, D.C.-based partner at King & Spalding - one of the nation's largest law firms - will be the guest speaker at the Hillsborough County Bar Association's regular monthly luncheon at noon at the Hyatt Regency Center, Two Tampa City Center. (813) 221-7777.
Jan. 15 - Product liability is the topic of a Hillsborough bar CLE that begins after the conclusion of the noon luncheon (above) at the Hyatt Regency Center.
Jan. 16 - The Trial Practice Section of the St. Petersburg Bar Association meets at noon. 2600 Martin Luther King St., N., St. Petersburg. (727) 823-7878.
Jan. 21 - The St. Petersburg Bar Association's Young Lawyers Section lunch is at noon. 2600 Martin Luther King St., N., Suite 602. (727) 823-7878.
Jan. 22 - Dr. Stephen R. Cohen will discuss the definition of death at a noon luncheon sponsored by the St. Petersburg Probate and Guardianship Section at the St. Pete Yacht Club, 11 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. (727) 823-7878.
Jan. 28 - The Hillsborough Bar's Corporate Counsel Section meets at noon at Maggiano's, 203 West Shore Plaza, Tampa. (813) 221-7777.
Feb. 12 - Pinellas County Sheriff Everett Rice will speak at the 11:45 a.m luncheon of the Clearwater Bar Association at the Harborview Center, 300 Cleveland St., Clearwater. (727) 461-4869.
Feb. 13 - National Bar Association President Clyde Bailey is the guest speaker at the 11:45 a.m. monthly luncheon of the St. Petersburg Bar Association at the Mirror Lake Lyceum, 737 Third Ave., N. (727) 823-7878.
Feb. 19 - The Hillsborough Young Lawyer Division is holding its quarterly luncheon at noon at the University Club, One Tampa City Center, 38th Floor, Tampa. (813) 221-7777.
Feb. 28-March 6 - Cultivating a presence in the courtroom is the topic of a multi-day seminar sponsored by the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) and hosted by Nova Southeastern University's Shepard Broad Law Center in Fort Lauderdale. The program is worth an estimated 50 CLE credits, including two ethics credits. Contact NITA at (800) 225-6482 or www.nita.org.