Federal Law, Appellate Practice

Fundamentals of Federal Appellate Practice


This program will focus on the process and skills for successful appellate practice in federal courts. Federal appellate judges, the Sixth Circuit Clerk, experienced practitioners, and former federal appellate clerks will explain the key steps in the federal appellate process, providing unique and valuable insight. This six-hour program will address best practices for federal appellate practice, including compliance with rules of appellate procedure, brief-writing, and other important topics.

Continental Breakfast and Executive Lunch Included

SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that come with your TBA Complete Membership and save on this course. Not a TBA member, join now to start saving.

You may park in the Commerce Street Garage (corner of 3rd Avenue/Commerce St.). We will be validating parking tickets, so please make sure to bring your ticket!


Course Pricing
  • Section: 250.00
  • Member: 275.00
  • Non-Member: 450.00 (Includes TBA Complete Membership)
Registration on or after Oct. 12, 2014, will incur a LATE FEE of $50.00
TBA members who are judges, lawmakers and law students can take TBA CLE onsite courses at no charge for the programming. There may be a separate charge if meals, special materials or other premium features are involved.
Course Information October 17, 2014
  • Registration: 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Schedule: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Nashville, TN
Tennessee Bar Center, 2nd Floor
  • Ethics credits
  • See details on parking validation
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Premium coffee
Course Credits Dual Credits: 1.50
General Credits: 4.50
Total Credits: 6

This program will be filed for Tennessee CLE credit. Please contact TBA for Georgia, Mississippi and Alabama credit.

Course Agenda

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