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Section Meeting - 11 January 2019

Nearly 30 members attended our January Section meeting conducted by Section Chairperson Jeff Waddell. Ms. Sharadee Fleming, of the Office of Professional Conduct, gave an excellent CLE presentation on Ten Tips for Avoiding Bar Complaints. Mr. Larry Schmidt, from the Utah Attorney General's Office presented information on the new Utah@EASE program matching local pro bono attorneys with servicemembers and veterans in need.

After the presentations, Section business was conducted. The quorum approved new Section Bylaws proposed by Waddell. Lastly, new interim Section Officers were elected with J.Ed Christiansen of Hill Air Force Base as Chairperson, Mike Bassett of Hill Air Force Base as Vice Chairperson, Alain Balmanno of the Attorney General's Office as Secretary, and Lance Thaxton of Hill Air Force Base as Treasurer.