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2020 FJA Winter Ski Seminar

2020 Winter Ski Seminar - Joint FJA Young Lawyers Section/FL Bar Workers Comp Section

The FJA and the Florida Bar Workers' Comp Section are delighted to invite you, your family, and friends to join your colleagues and business partner sponsors to the 2020 FJA Ski Trip and CLE Seminar.

Winter enthusiasts of all ages and skiing abilities are welcome to enjoy the incredible powder of Colorado's mountains and fun group activities.

The CLE program will feature a collection of speakers and topics covering a wide range of general law topics and development practices led by some of the best attorneys in Florida, and presented in one of the most beautiful winter destinations in the country.

You must register for the CLE portion and book your room with the hotel directly to be eligible to attend!

Don't Get Left Out in the Snow—Book Your Room Now!
Beaver Run Resort - Breckenridge, CO

Hotel space is very limited due to the fantastic high-season rate negotiated by FJA! 
You must book your room directly with the Beaver Run Resort under the "Florida Justice Association" group block.

Book your room online nowFor reservation questions or issues, call Lee Phillips at (850) 521-1033 or email her at

This ski-in/ski-out hotel and conference center is 2.3 miles from Breckenridge Ski Resort, and sits at the bottom of Peak 9 at the base of Beaver Run Super Chair.

Casual rooms have free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, coffeemakers and iPod docks. Studios add pull-out sofas and kitchenettes. Suites include fireplaces, balconies and kitchens.

Free perks include local shuttle service and ski lockers. Additional amenities include an arcade with mini-golf, indoor and outdoor pools, a fitness center, tennis courts and a spa, plus a restaurant, a cafe and bars. There's also a business center with meeting space. Lift tickets are available at the hotel.

Beaver Run Resort is Breckenridge's full service, slope-side resort that makes vacationing in the Rocky Mountains fun, adventurous, luxurious, and convenient. Be sure to take advantage of all our included amenities, as well as additional services we offer to give you everything you need right here.

With on-site rentals, ski school and daycare at the top of the list, there's so much more that make Beaver Run a great place to stay...child and adult ski school on-site, daycare on-site, clothing and accessory store on-site, 4 restaurants and deli/mini store, spa and oxygen bar, most units with full kitchen, complimentary indoor mini golf are just a few more reasons Beaver Run is the place to stay while in Breckenridge.

CLE Registration

$99 | Student Member & Young Lawyer Pricing
$199 | All Other FJA Members

Full Schedule:


Thursday, January 16th 
Welcome Reception with FJA and FL Bar Workers Compensation Section Members | 5:30pm – 7:00pm

Friday, January 17th 
Joint Breakfast with the FL Bar Workers Compensation Section | 7:00am - 7:30am

"Doctors are from Mars, Lawyers are from Venus" Presented by Nancy La Vista | 7:30am - 8:00am

"Navigating NICA - What to do When You Want to Get Out" Presented by Michelle DeLong | 8:00am - 8:30am

"Creating Raving Fans in a Motor Vehicle Practice" Presented by Leland E. Garvin | 8:30am - 9:00am

"Deposing the Store Manager and Employees in Premises Liability Cases" Presented by Beth Walker Finizio | 9:00am - 9:30am

Adjourn to Ski | 9:30am

Group Dinner sponsored by Client Legal Funding | 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Saturday, January 18th 
Joint Breakfast with the FL Bar Workers Compensation Section | 7:00am - 7:30am

"Proving Understaffing in a Nursing Home Case" Presented by Steve Watrel | 7:30am - 8:00am

Speaker TBD | 8:00am - 8:45am

"Medical Malpractice - Picking the Right Case" Presented by Jed Kurzban | 8:45am - 9:30am

Adjourn to Ski | 9:30am

Group Dinner sponsored by Black Diamond Funding | 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Sunday, January 19th 
Joint Breakfast with the FL Bar Workers Compensation Section | 7:00am - 7:30am

"Cross Examination of an Experienced Professional Witness" Presented by Ricardo Martinez-Cid | 7:30am - 8:15am

"Advanced Imaging and In-Office Functional Diagnostic Testing for Traumatic Brain Injury" Presented by Dr. Jonathan Walker, MD and Dr. Syed Asad, MD | 8:15am - 9:30am

Adjourn to Ski | 9:30am

Monday, January 20th 
Joint Breakfast with the FL Bar Workers Compensation Section | 7:00am - 7:30am

"The One (Wo)Man HR Department for Your Small Personal Injury Law Firm" Presented by Claire Hancock | 7:30am - 8:00am

Speaker TBD | 8:00am - 8:45am

Adjourn | 8:45am

1/16/2020 - 1/20/2020


Thursday, 16 January 2020

Registration Fee
1/16/2020 - 1/20/2020
1/16/2020 - 1/20/2020