Itenerary: FL

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Located in Naples FL, the Ritz Carlton Naples on the Beach is a 5-star resort. Make yourself at home in air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and minibars. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters and Egyptian cotton sheets. Rooms have private furnished balconies. 42-inch LCD televisions with premium TV channels provide entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, and a 24-hour health club. Learn more...

White Sands Beach and 87 ºF Coral Waters

Opening Session
Ave Maria School of Law
United States Tax Court Non-attorney
Bar Admissions Exam Prep Program
2020 Testing Cycle
Judicial Coaching

Tentative

Sunday, July 14, 2019
  • arrive and valet park your car at Ritz Carlton Naples on the Beach, Naples FL
  • check-in at 1 p.m. at Ritz Carlton Naples on the Beach, Naples FL
  • explore hotel and restaurants and other amenities
  • visit beaches, shops and enjoy fine dinning on your own at a restaurant of your choice in the City of Naples

Monday, July 15, 2019
  • board Ave Maria Law shuttle bus at 6:15 a.m. or 7:15 a.m. (private car service also available)
  • breakfast buffet and coffee served from 6:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. at Ave Maria Law School dinning facility
  • class begins at 9 a.m.
    • Introductory Remarks - What to Expect These Next 5 Days
      • Faculty
    • Overview   Non-attorney Admission to the Bar United States Tax Court
      • US Tax Court Bar Admittee '19
        • Non-attorney Bar Admissions Examination
          • 70% required grade in all four (4) Sections
          • how to request copy of your exam if unsuccessful
          • FBI background check
  • coffee break at 10 a.m.
  • class reconvenes at 10:15 a.m.
    • Overview   Introduction to United States Tax Court
      • US Tax Court Judge & Faculty
    • Overview   Role of the IRS District Counsel in Tax Court Litigation
      • US Tax Court Judge
    • Overview: Role of IRS Revenue Examiners in Tax Court Litigation
      • IRS Revenue Agent - Internal Revenue Service Retired
  • lunch buffet served at 12 noon
  • class reconvenes at 1:15 p.m.
    •  Overview  Selected U.S. Tax Court Rules of Practice & Procedures
      • Faculty
  • coffee break at 2:30 p.m.
  • class reconvenes at 2:45 p.m.
    • Overview   Selected U.S. Tax Court Rules of Practice & Procedures
      • US Tax Court Judge & Faculty
  • class ends at 4 p.m.
  • board Ave Maria Law shuttle bus at 4:15 p.m. or 5:15 p.m. to return to Ritz Carlton Hotel (private car service also available)
  • enjoy nightly dinner on your own

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
  • board Ave Maria Law shuttle bus at 6:15 a.m. or 7:15 a.m. (private car service also available)
  • breakfast buffet and coffee served 6:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. at Ave Maria Law School dinning facility
  • class begins at 9 a.m.
    • Overview   Selected 2019 Tax Court Published Opinions
      • Faculty
  • coffee break at 10 a.m.
  • class reconvenes at 10:15 p.m.
    • Overview   Briefing Selected Tax Court Published Opinions
      • Faculty
  • lunch buffet served at 12 noon
  • class reconvenes at 1:15 p.m.
    • Overview   Forbes Selected Top 2018 Tax Court Published Opinions
      • Faculty
  • coffee break at 2:30 p.m.
  • class reconvenes at 2:45 p.m.
    • Overview   Introduction to Legal Ethics
      • Faculty
  • class ends at 4 p.m.
  • board Ave Maria Law shuttle bus at 4:15 p.m. or 5:15 p.m. to return to Ritz Carlton Hotel (private car service also available)
  • enjoy nightly dinner on your own

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
  • board Ave Maria Law shuttle bus at 6:15 a.m. or 7:15 a.m. (private car service also available)
  • breakfast buffet and coffee served from 6:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. at Ave Maria Law School dinning facility
  • class begins at 9 a.m.
    • Overview   Selected Topics in Legal Ethics
      • Faculty
  • coffee break at 10 a.m.
  • class reconvenes at 10:15 p.m.
    • Overview   Selected Topics in Legal Ethics
      • Faculty
  • lunch buffet served at 12 noon
  • class reconvenes at 1:15 p.m.
    • Overview   Selected Topics in Tax Evidence
      • US Tax Court Judge & Faculty
  • coffee break at 2:30 p.m.
  • class reconvenes at 2:45 p.m.
    • Overview  Selected Topics in Tax Evidence
      • US Tax Court Judge & Faculty
  • class ends at 4 p.m.
  • board Ave Maria Law shuttle bus at 4:15 p.m. or 5:15 p.m. to return to Ritz Carlton Hotel (private car service also available)
  • enjoy nightly on your own

Thursday, July 18, 2019
  • board Ave Maria Law shuttle bus at 6:15 a.m. or 7:15 a.m. (private car service also available)
  • breakfast buffet and coffee served from 6:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. at Ave Maria Law School dinning facility
  • class begins at 9 a.m.
    • Overview  Selected Topics in Federal Tax Evidence
      • Faculty
  • coffee break at 10 a.m.
  • class reconvenes at 10:15 p.m.
    • Overview  Selected Topics in Federal Tax Evidence
      • Faculty
  • lunch buffet served at 12 noon
  • class reconvenes at 1:15 p.m.
    • Overview: Selected Prior Years' Exam Federal Tax Evidence Section
      • US Tax Court Judge & Faculty
  • coffee break at 2:30 p.m.
  • class reconvenes at 2;45 p.m.
    • Overview: Selected Prior Years' Exam Federal Tax Evidence Section
      • US Tax Court Judge & Faculty
  • class ends at 4 p.m
  • board Ave Maria Law shuttle bus at 4:15 p.m. or 5:15 p.m. to return to Ritz Carlton Hotel (private car service also available)
  • enjoy nightly dinner on your own

Friday, July 19, 2019
  • board Ave Maria Law shuttle bus at 6:15 a.m. or 7:15 a.m. (private car service also available)
  • breakfast buffet and coffee served from 6:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. at Ave Maria Law School dinning facility
  • class begins at 9 a.m.
    • Mock Testing   Selected Prior Years'  Legal Ethics Exam Section
      • US Tax Court Judge & Faculty
  • coffee break at 10 a.m.
  • class reconvenes at 10:15 a.m.
    • Mock Testing   Selected Prior Years'  US Tax Court Rules of Practice & Procedures Exam Section
      • US Tax Court Judge & Faculty
  • lunch buffet served at 12 noon
  • class reconvenes at 1:15 p.m.
    • Mock Testing  Selected Prior Years'   Evidence Exam Section
      • US Tax Court Judge & Faculty
  • coffee break at 2:30 p.m.
  • class reconvenes at 2:45 p.m.
    • Mock Testing   Selected Prior Years' Substantive Tax Exam Section
      • Counsel LB Carpenter  CPA
  • class ends at 4 p.m.
  • board shuttle bus back to Ritz Carlton at 4:15 p.m. and 5:15 p.m.

Saturday, July 20, 2019
  • relax and enjoy your day on your own

Sunday, July 21, 2019
  • relax and enjoy your morning on your own
  • arrange private transport pickup to rail station or airport
  • check-out at 11 a.m. please be prompt
  • secure your car from valet parking
  • enjoy a pleasant and safe trip home

Questions: e-mail michaeljerome.stuart@aya.yale.edu or call 1.888.317.4489