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including - Ethics: 1.00
This seminar meets the requirements of the Certifying Board for Legal Assistants of the National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc., for 6.0 hours, including 1.0 ethics, of continuing legal assistant education self-study credit required to maintain the CLA (Certified Legal Assistant) credential.
REBECCA A. MILLER is an associate with Nyemaster Goode, P.C., in Des Moines. She practices primarily in the areas of trust and estate administration, estate planning and tax. She is licensed to practice in both Iowa and Minnesota. Before joining Nyemaster Goode, P.C., Ms. Miller was a partner at Buchanan Law Office in Algona, Iowa. She is a member of the Iowa State, Minnesota State and Polk County bar associations; as well as the National Association of Women Lawyers. Ms. Miller also serves as the treasurer of the Iowa State Bar Review School, and is a committee member of the Bloethe Tax School (ISBA). Ms. Miller earned her B.A. degree from Iowa State University and her J.D. degree from Drake University.
MARK R. VAN HEUKELOM is an attorney with Bradley & Riley PC. He practices in the areas of business law, commercial law, estate planning, probate, real estate, taxation and trusts. Mr. Van Heukelom is a member of the American Bar Association, Iowa State Bar Association (Young Lawyers Division), and Linn County Bar Association (Linn Law Club). He earned his bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University; his Master of Business Administration degree, with distinction, from the University of Iowa Tippie School of Management; and his J.D. degree, with distinction, from the University of Iowa College of Law.