Criminal Law

Criminal Law Basics

What to Do When You Get a New Client

Attend this program and learn what to do when you get a new client. From opening a file to getting paid, this program will cover the life cycle of the attorney-client relationship. Additional topics include obtaining the charging instruments and filing requests, notices, and motions. Lunch will be provided.

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 (310 Commerce Street, across from the AT&T Building). We will be validating parking tickets, so please make sure to bring your ticket!


Course Pricing
  • Member: 145.00
  • Non-Member: 320.00 (Includes TBA Complete Membership)
  • Section: 115.00
Registration on or after May. 17, 2018, 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 May 21, 2018
  • Registration: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
  • Schedule: 12:30 PM - 4:15 PM
  • Parking validation (see details on parking garage)
  • Use TBA membership pre-paid credits to reduce cost of program
  • Discount for Criminal Law Section Members
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Networking opportunities
Course Credits Dual Credits: 0.00
General Credits: 3.00
Total Credits: 3

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