DMACC Urban Campus
1100 7th Street
Des Moines, IA 50314
Building 7, Parking Lot F
Rooms 170/171
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Access to this page, including seminar handout materials, is for paid registrants only. Please do not share this link with anyone.  Each seminar registration covers only one person and is not meant to be shared. Internal records are kept to ensure that only the individuals entitled to CLE credit receive it.

For those who are certified through NALA, please click here to access a fillable NALA Certificate of Attendance form.   

Handout material is uploaded to this site as it is received from the speakers. Check in frequently if the material you need is not here yet.  

This material will be removed four (4) weeks after the seminar.

1) Click on the "session title" to access the Zoom session (only for virtual seminars, not in-person

2) Click on the "speaker/firm/company name" to access the speaker bio and information. 

3) Click on "presentation name" to access the handout materials. Some handout materials will be provided at or shortly after the event.

FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2024


8:00 - 8:45a

Registration, Breakfast, Networking

Registration, Breakfast, Networking

8:45 - 9:00a

President's Welcome
President's Welcome

9:00 - 9:50a


10:00 - 10:50a

David Fautsch
Dead and Templates: Making Everyone's Life Easier (handout)

Joel S. Hjelmaas
Basics of Estate Planning and Elder Law

11:00 - 11:50a

Laura Schultes
Employment Law

Franz Becker
Criminal Law (CANCELLED)

12:00 - 1:00p

Mid-Year Meeting
Mid-Year Meeting

1:00 - 1:50p

Doug Strucyk and Jenny Dorman
Legislative Update

Edwin Haycraft
Veterans Issues: An Emerging Criminal Justice & Mental Health Response

2:00 - 2:50p

Brad Beaman
Litigating Construction Law

Jordan Reed
Workers Comp

3:00 - 3:50p

Malychi Manon-Sosa

Malychi Manon-Sosa

If you have speaker recommendations, please send an email to the IPA Seminar Director at education@iowaparalegal.org, or click here to fill out IPA’s online “Call For Speakers” form.


IPA works to gain approval for paralegal CLE credit by the NALA Certifying Board, and for attorney CLE credit by the Iowa Supreme Court Commission of Continuing Legal Education. An announcement regarding the assignment of credits for this seminar will be made at or shortly following the seminar and will appear in the Original Notice newsletter.

Thank you to all the IPA Board, Seminar Committee, Attendees, and Presenters!


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