Continuing Legal Education Materials

Current Event:

General Practice Review Materials


 Business Law - Dore
Business Law Presentation - Dore

Consumer Protection - Mansfield

Ethics - Mental Health and Substance Abuse Issues Affecting Iowa Lawyers - Lain

Evidence Update - L. Dore

Real Estate - Erickson

Social Security Outline - Tripp
SSR 16-3p 81 Fed Reg

IP Landscape Update - McAnelly

Insurance Law - May


 Criminal Practice and Procedure - Burns

Ethics and Iowa Legal Practice - Lee Schneider

Federal Ethics Diversity Guidelines - Axiotis

Family Law - Meade

Bankruptcy - Shodeen
Bankruptcy Presentation - Shodeen

Employment Law - Autry

Agriculture Law - McAfee

Iowa Civil Procedure - Huppert

 Materials Archive:

Creating and Maintaining a Robust Financial Services Compliance and Risk Management Program

Sept. 15-16, 2017
Cartwright Hall, Room 206

Session 1 Jeff Jungman
Creating and Maintaining a Robust Financial Services Compliance - Session 1 - full slides

Session 2 Gliha and Mansfield
Session 2 Gliha and Mansfield - full slides

Sesion 3 and 4 Gliha and Karch - full slides


Juvenile CINA Court - Fostering Teamwork Across Disciplines

September 8, 2017
Neal and Bea Smith Law Center

The Role of Process in CINA Cases-Baker
Best Practices - Baker
Family Handout - Baker

How to Get Paid for Indigent Defense Cases - Bushell and Swaim

Medicated Assisted Treatment

Parent Representation in Child Welfare-Witt
Representing Parents Handout - Hon. Colin J. Witt

Tech Startups: Navigating the Legal Maze

August 25, 2017
Neal and Bea Smith Law Center

Mobile App Issues-Goodhue

Website Agreements and Privacy Issues-Larson

Positioning your Company for Growth-Powers

Legal Issues in Coworking-Creedon

Founders Agreements-Kaspar
Founders Agreement Template - Kaspar

Drafting Skills for the Business Lawyer: From Contracts to Opinion Letters

April 14, 2017
Neal and Bea Smith Law Center

Business Law Agenda


Drafting Considerations from First Year Contracts - Mansfield
Fundamentals of Contract Drafting - Lowe and Vestal
Advanced Contract-Drafting Concepts - Lowe and Vestal
Drafting "Back of the Contract" - Walker
Special Drafting Considerations - Wilcox

2017 Drake Law Real Estate Transactions

March 24, 2017
Neal and Bea Smith Legal Clinic

Real Estate Agenda


Title Standard 1.1 - Gartin
Iowa Tax Sales - Augustine
ListServe Issues - Moore
IFA Programs - Peterson
Current Issues in Wind Energy - Law
Planned Unit Development Zoning Districts - Pose

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December 16, 2017
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December 16, 2017
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January 2, 2018
Law School News
December 11, 2017
The Iowa Taxpayers Association announced Dillon Malone, a third-year student at Drake Law School, as the recipient of the 2017 Linda S. Weindruch Scholarship.