Regional Judges Seminar


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Day 1

2:00 - 5:00 pm Optional Pre-Conference: Collections
Karolyn Williams, Regional Collection Specialist, Office of Court Administration
Aaron Castillo, Regional Collection Specialist, Office of Court Administration 

Day 2

8:05 - 9:15 am

Domestic Violence
Aaron Setliff, Policy Director, Texas Council on Family Violence
 

Lester Rorick, Presiding Judge, City of Pasadena

 

9:30 - 10:35 am Traffic Safety Update*
Robin D. Smith, Presiding Judge, City of Midland
 
10:50 - 12:00 pm Case Law and Attorney General Update+ (.25hr Ethics)
Ryan Kellus Turner, General Counsel & Director of Education, TMCEC
  TRACK A TRACK B TRACK C
1:00 -
2:00 pm
Indigency Issues+ (.5hr Ethics)
Mark Goodner, Program Attorney & Deputy Counsel, TMCEC
 
Unmasking CDL Masking*+ (.5hr Ethics)
Kevin Madison, Judge, City of Lakeway
 
 
2:10 -
3:00 pm
Sign Ordinances
Rod Goble, Presiding Judge, City of Woodway
  
Blood Draws*
Peter Graham, Judge, City of Irving
 
 
3:10 -
4:00 pm
Court Costs: Primer & Update
Cathy Riedel, Program Director, TMCEC
 
Crawford:  Hearsay
Marshall Shelsy, Staff Attorney,  Harris Co. Criminal Courts at Law
 
 
Judges in the Classroom: Driving on the Right Side of the Road*+ (.5hr Ethics)
Jan Matthews, Judge, City of Lubbock
 
4:10 -
5:00 pm
Procedural Update
Mark Goodner, Program Attorney & Deputy Counsel, TMCEC
 
Courtroom Security
Rob DeGroot, Risk Management and Security Specialist, Leadership Systems, LLC

 

Day 3

8:00 - 9:10 am Juvenile Records:  Nondisclosure & Expunction
Robin Ramsay, Presiding Judge, City of Denton
 
9:25 - 10:30 am Marriages: Ethics and Procedure+ (1hr Ethics)
Odell Holmes, Presiding Municipal Judge of Appeals, City of El Paso
 
10:45 - 12:00 pm Ticket Fixing*+ (1hr Ethics)
Ryan Kellus Turner, General Counsel & Director of Education, TMCEC

* Denotes Municipal Traffic Safety Initiatives (MTSI) or Driving on the Right Side of the Road (DRSR) curriculum funded by a grant from the Texas Department of Transportation.

+ Denotes course that shall be submitted for ethics MCLE credit.