Welcome to the WPTLA Online CLE Center

Attorneys are busy. Finding the time to attend an in-person CLE course can be challenging. Here's a solution: the WPTLA Online CLE Center. On this site, we give you the option to watch any of a wide variety of CLEs on-demand. Watch from your home, office or on the go. In Pennsylvania, you can earn up to six CLE credits online each year. We encourage you to take advantage of this program and earn credits when and where it's convenient for you. Here are some highlights:

  • Available online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Viewable from any desktop or mobile device.
  • View 5-minute previews of all available courses.
  • Return to a course to continue where you left off.

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Available Online CLE Courses

57:11

Advanced ADR - Pearls and Pitfalls from a Mediation Pro

Topics covered include when to give an opening presentation, how to make the best use of Zoom mediations, mediation mistakes to avoid, and more.... Read More »
Topics covered include when to give an opening presentation, how to make the best use of Zoom mediations, mediation mistakes to avoid, and more.

Date Recorded: March 24, 2021

Speakers: John M. Noble, Esq.

Moderators: Brendan B. Lupetin, Esq.

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Practice Area: Trial Practice
58:45

Hallmark Moments on the Road to a $32 Million Verdict

Jon R. Perry, Esq. of Rosen & Perry P.C. will discuss his verdict in the "Straw" case, the largest verdict in Allegheny County involving a child.... Read More »
Jon R. Perry, Esq. of Rosen & Perry P.C. will discuss his verdict in the "Straw" case, the largest verdict in Allegheny County involving a child.

Date Recorded: October 26, 2020

Speakers: Jon R. Perry, Esq.

Moderators: Mark E. Misop, Esq.

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Practice Area: Trial Practice
1:55:17

How to Tell the Good Guys from the Bad Guys: An Inside Look at the PA Disciplinary Board

A 2 ethics credit course featuring 3 former/current members of the PA Disciplinary Board. ... Read More »
A 2 ethics credit course featuring 3 former/current members of the PA Disciplinary Board.

Date Recorded: December 9, 2020

Speakers: John P. Goodrich, Esq., Lawrence M. Kelly, Esq., Christopher M. Miller, Esq.

Moderators: Eric J. Purchase, Esq.

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Practice Area: Law Practice Management
54:58

Know More - Win More: What You Should Know About Your Investigator

Private Investigators: What's the difference? Topics covered include PA laws regarding private investigators, difference in investigators, types of investigations relative to personal injury matters,... Read More »
Private Investigators: What's the difference? Topics covered include PA laws regarding private investigators, difference in investigators, types of investigations relative to personal injury matters, and real-world examples of when an investigator made a large impact on the outcome of a case.

Date Recorded: November 5, 2020

Speakers: Christopher Finley and Rodney Troupe

Moderators: Eric J. Purchase, Esq.

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Practice Area: Personal Injury
55:57

Slip-and-Fall Lawsuits: You CAN Make Money!

Items discussed include: what is changing in the snow and ice management industry, what are the industry standards in regard to administration/execution/processes, what are the impacts of the industry... Read More »
Items discussed include: what is changing in the snow and ice management industry, what are the industry standards in regard to administration/execution/processes, what are the impacts of the industry standards, how to identify good contractors from bad contractors, recommended areas of documentation in preseason inspections/in-event documentations/post-event documentations, litigation trends in slip & fall claims, and the use of specific snow & ice experts.

Date Recorded: August 24, 2020

Speakers: John Allin and Lisa Rose, John Allin Consulting, Inc.

Moderators: Eric J. Purchase, Esq.

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52:48

The Role of the Tech During Remote Depositions

Cindy Miklos, Account Executive with Planet Depos, will walk you through the dos and don'ts of using a video platform for depositions, and how a tech can help you. ... Read More »
Cindy Miklos, Account Executive with Planet Depos, will walk you through the dos and don'ts of using a video platform for depositions, and how a tech can help you.

Date Recorded: June 21, 2021

Speakers: Cindy Miklos, Account Executive, Planet Depos

Moderators: Mark E. Milsop, Esq.

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Practice Area: Trial Practice
1:02:59

Trial Simplified

A successful trial lawyers illustrates the importance of making things simple for the jury to follow.... Read More »
A successful trial lawyers illustrates the importance of making things simple for the jury to follow.

Date Recorded: July 30, 2020

Speakers: Brendan B. Lupetin, Esq.

Moderators: Mark E. Misop, Esq.

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Practice Area: Trial Practice
2:11:00

War Stories: TRAIL v. LESKO - An Historic Multi-Million Dollar Verdict

John P. Gismondi, Esq. provides a fascinating "behind-the-scenes" look at his historic $28 million dollar award in a motor vehicle/dram shop case.... Read More »
John P. Gismondi, Esq. provides a fascinating "behind-the-scenes" look at his historic $28 million dollar award in a motor vehicle/dram shop case.

Date Recorded: February 18, 2021

Speakers: John P. Gismondi, Esq.

Moderators: Joseph R. Froetschel, Esq.

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