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8:00 to 8:30
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8:30 to 8:45
Welcome

Hon. Thomas Trent Lewis, Supervising Judge (LASC Family Law Division); Chantelle Ameli, Esq., (Pres. IALA); Prof. Steve Zand, Esq. (UWLA); Cari M. Pines, Esq. (LACBA), Avi Levi, Esq. (FLS-CLA)
Moderator: Abbas Hadjian, Esq.

8:45 to 9:00
Introducing Event, Panels, Discussion, Sponsors and Managment

Abbas Hadjian, Esq.

9:00 to 10:00
Panel 1: The Global Couple & Premarital Agreements: Legal and Cultural Issues to Consider

Speakers: Hon. Amy Pellman, Judge LASC; Noelle Halaby, Esq.; Lynette Berg Robe, Esq.; Elie Seyedian, Esq.
Moderator: Elie Seyedian, Esq.

10:00 to 10:15
Tea & Coffee Break
10:15 to 11:15
Panel 2: Marriage and Divorce: Invisible Cultural Boundaries

Speakers: Hon. Firdous Dordy, Judge LASC; Robert Brandt, Esq,; F. Fay Nia, Esq.; Jinna Kang, Esq.
Moderator: F. Fay Nia, Esq.

11:15 to 12:15
Panel 3: Decoding Domestic Abuse Across Cultures

Speakers: Hon. Mark A. Juhas, Judge LASC; Gitu Bhatia,Psy.D; Linda Bortel, Psy. D; Shuray Ghorishi, Esq.
Moderator: Shuray Ghorishi, Esq.

12:15 to 13:15
Traditional Persian Lunch
12:30 to 13:30
Panel 4: Lunch With Your Family Law Judge

Participants: Hon. Christine Byrd, Judge, LASC; Hon. Charles Clay III, Judge LASC; Hon. Michael J. Convey, Judge, LASC; Hon. Firdous Dordy, Judge LASC; Hon. Mark Epstein, Judge LASC; Hon. Diana Gould-Saltman, Judge LASC; Hon. Thomas Trent Lewis, Supervising Judge, LASC (Family Law Division); Hon. Amy Pellman, Judge LASC; Hon. Laura Seigle, Judge LASC; Hon. Harvey A. Silberman, Judge LASC; Hon. Ashley Tabaddor, President of the National Association of Immigration Judges; Judge, LASC; Hon. Mark A. Juhas, Judge LASC; Hon. Joshua Wayser, Judge LASC
Moderators: Hon. Michael J. Convey, Judge, LASC; Hon. Harvey A. Silberman, Judge LASC; Laurel B. Brauer, Esq.

13:45 to 14:45
Panel 5: Cultural Friendly Asset and Support: Division and Enforcement

Speakers: Hon. Michael A. Covey, Judge LASC; Hon. Keith Clemens (Comm. Retired); Raymond Goldstein, Esq.; Steve Zand, Esq

14:45 to 15:00
Tea & Coffee Break
15:00 to 16:00
Panel 6: Children of Tomorrow: Custody and Visitation in a Borderless World

Speakers: Hon. Dianna Gould-Saltman, Judge LASC; Jeremy Morley, Esq., Warren Shiell, Esq.

16:00
CLOSING

Abbas Hadjian, Esq.