Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal attorney Alan Freed will be making presentations at three upcoming seminars for attorneys and mediators. On October 22nd, Alan will speak on “Basics of Family Law” at the Missouri Bar’s “Stepping Up & Stepping Out” conference. This seminar is put on annually to help young lawyers gain needed skills as they begin their practices. Also on October 22nd, Alan will co-lead a workshop for mediators titled “Metaphorcefully Speaking: The Transformative Power of Verbal Imagery,” at the annual conference of the Association of Missouri Mediators. On November 17th, Alan will speak at the Domestic Relations Seminar of the St. Louis County Bar Association. This presentation, titled “What Litigators Should Know About Mediation (and Why Your Clients Will Thank You),” seeks to educate family law attorneys about the benefits of mediation for their clients and the tips litigators can take advantage of from the mediator’s tool bag.