Upcoming events

    • December 05, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Kansas City, MO, Plaza Marriott

    KADC Litigation Skills Workshop

    Please mark your calendars for the annual KADC Litigation Skills workshop.  The course will take place from 1:00pm-5:00pm on December 5, 2019 at the Plaza Marriott in the Westport meeting room followed by a reception from 5:00pm-6:30pm. Young lawyers of all experience levels will have an opportunity sharpen their mediation skills.  There will be no case file to learn prior to the program.  Attendees will obtain all information necessary on the day of the event.

    • December 06, 2019
    • December 07, 2019
    • Marriott County Club Plaza

    December 6-7, 2019
    Marriott Country Club Plaza
    4445 Main Street
    Kansas City, MO 64111 

    Join us for the 2019 KADC Annual Conference

    This year’s keynote speaker, Ross Guberman is the president of Legal Writing Pro LLC and the founder of BriefCatch LLC. From Alaska and Hawaii to Paris and Hong Kong, Ross has conducted thousands of workshops on three continents for prominent law firms, judges, agencies, corporations, and associations. His workshops are among the highest rated in the world of professional legal education.

    Ross holds degrees from Yale, the Sorbonne, and the University of Chicago Law School.

    For the past 6 years, Ross has been invited to train all new federal judges, and he has presented at many other judicial conferences as well. He has also addressed many international conferences, including ATD, NALP, PDC, PDI, ACLEA, IADC, the Appellate Judges Education Institute, and the ABA’s Corporate Counsel Summit.

    Ross was a featured speaker for Kansas Judges this year.

    This is a rare opportunity to learn practical legal writing skills to enhance your litigation expertise from a recognized leader in the industry.

    Other conference topics include: ESI rules and preservation, Updates in UM/UIM, Mediation Ethics, a rare presentation by Ret. Judge Deanell Reese Tacha and the annual favorite Kansas Case Law Update.

    As always, the conference will feature some of the best networking opportunities of the year so don’t miss out, register today!

    Click here to view the full agenda 

    A full refund of registration fees will be issued before November 27. After November 27, no refunds will be issued.

    Make your room reservation at the Marriott Country Club Plaza (4445 Main Street, Kansas City, Missouri  64111) in the KADC block of rooms by clicking here or calling 816.531.3000 or toll free at 800.810.3708.  The room rate is $179.00 per night for a single or double room.  Be sure to make your reservation by November 13, 2019.  After that date, rooms will be released for general sale. 

Past events

October 16, 2019 DRI Annual Conference
May 08, 2019 DRI Mid Region Meeting
April 26, 2019 Community Service Project at Sunflower House
November 30, 2018 KADC Annual Conference
November 29, 2018 Litigation Skills Workshop
December 01, 2017 KADC Annual Meeting - There's still time to register!
November 30, 2017 Trial Skills Workshop
November 30, 2017 Board Meeting
September 22, 2017 Board Meeting

2016 Annual Conference: Celebrating 50 years! - Link to Schedule 

2015 Annual Conference: Past, Present, and Future: Crafting Your Story in a Developing Legal WorldLink to Schedule 

2014 Annual Conference: Navigating the Path to Success in 2015 - Link to Schedule 

2013 Annual Conference: 35th Annual Conference - Link to Schedule 

Mid Region Annual Conferences 

CO 2019 Annual Conference - Beaver Creek CO Sunday - Tuesday

July 28, 2019, 5:00 PM through July 30, 2019, 5:00 PM

IA 55th Annual Meeting & Seminar

When: September 12–13, 2019

MO 34th Annual Meeting!

May 30 - June 1, 2019

Hilton Branson Convention Center,  Branson, MO

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