Home Associate Court Schedule District Court Schedule Newsletter Attourney Directory Contact Search

Our Association  
Our Courts
Our Publication
Our Resources
Our Directory
Our Search

Lawyer Referral


Scott County Bar Association
1900 East 54th Street
Davenport, Iowa

(563) 326-4491
(563) 326-4498









EDMS for Criminal Cases is LIVE

future dates:

Juvenile Court - October 28, 2014

Civil Court - November 12, 2014


see below for additional training opportunities






EDMS "Hands On" Open Houses

Third Floor Courtroom #7


November 5 - 1:30PM - 4:30PM

November 6, - 9:00AM - Noon


Also a General eFiler session October 29 - 10:00AM - 11:30AM

3rd Floor Courtroom


These sessions will have computers set up and available for practicing the actual

electronic filing process with EDMS trainers present to answer your questions


The final Chapter 16 programs for attorneys and staff are:

October 28 - 9:00AM - Noon





(Times when the Clerk of Court or Court Administration

will be closed or not available due to EDMS training)


Supervisory Order 2014-04









(lunch NOT included)

Sponsored by 7th Judicial District




Scott County Courthouse - 3rd floor Large Courtroom

October 30, 2014

NOON to 1:00 PM


1 Hour Iowa CLE to be applied for











Patricia Rhodes Cepican CLE Program

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Isle of Capri Hotel and Convention Center, Salon B

1777 Isle Parkway, Bettendorf, Iowa


Registration:        8:15 a.m.

Seminar:              8:30 a.m. - 4:20 p.m., with Lunch Provided from 12:15 to 1:00 pm

Cost:                     $185.00 on or before November 4.  $200.00 November 5 or after.  Please add $10.00 to your fee if you would like a PRINT copy of materials; otherwise they will be emailed prior to the event.

CLE Hours:  6.5 Hours total Iowa State CLE

(including 1.0 federal hour, federal accreditation pending).

          IA Activity #:  161650 - IL MCLE:  Attendance Certificates will be

provided (Additional fee will be due to MCLE for credit)

Registration form and detailed agenda










2014 Rock Island County Bar Association Fall CLE Seminar

Friday November 14, 2014 from 8:00am-3:30pm

Rock Island Holiday Inn

226 17th Street, Rock Island, IL.

Registration form and Agenda

5.0 hours of Illinois MCLE credit,

including 1 hour of professional responsibility credit expected

with 1 hour of Iowa CLE Ethics credit will also requested


(Please note the reduced registration fee for early registration.)


If you have any questions regarding the Seminar please

contact the bar association at ricobar@churchillfirm.com















Scott County Bar Association


Friday, December 19, 2014

River Center

Davenport, Iowa


Details to Follow











2013-2014 Percentage Adjustment

for County/Davenport

Taxes is 58-42

(changed from last year)







Materials from Hugh Grady presentation

Lawyers in Need of Assistance

CLE on August 28, 2014












Scott County Bar Association

2014 Dues now payable


Please pay your dues by July 31, 2014








Administrative Order 2014-08


Changes to Guilty Plea and Judgment and Sentencing Orders


Revised Guilty Plea form in PDF or Word


Revised Judgment and Sentencing form in PDF or Word



These forms should be used effective immediately








The Scott County Bar Association

is starting a list service discussion group.

Members may join the group by asking to be added

to the group.   For the time being, all request to be added

to the list will be accepted.  After an appropriate time period

access to the list will be restricted to members on the list at

that time and additions will require an invitation.

 The link for the discussion group is:















Memorandum on Changes in


Associate District Procedures in Scott County


and new court compliance procedures now required in all cases













CLE Information on Bar Sponsored Events for 2013-2014


Date of Program  Program Topic/Description Activity Number CLE Hours/ Ethics
4/26/2013 Elder Law 108072 6.0 / 1.0 / 3.5 Federal
5/9/2013 Family Law Child Custody Procedures Update 109966 1.0 / 1.0

Proposed Changes to the Iowa Rules of Civil Procedure

117282 1.0 / 0.0
10/14/2013 Patricia Rhodes Cepican CLE Series 118107 6.0 / 1.0
11/11/2013 Patricia Rhodes Cepican CLE Series 117150 7.0 / 1.0 / 2.834 Federal
12/13/2013 Last Chance CLE 122114 6.75 / 1.0 / 3.0 Federal
1/30/2014 Assessing a Criminal Case 127110 1.0 / 0.0
2/27/2014 Voir Dire and Jury Selection 128833 1.0 / 0.0
3/27/2014 Opening Statements 136331 1.0 / 0.0
4/07/2014 4th Annual Equal Justice Summit 130939 6.0 / 1.0
4/24/2014 Examination of Witnesses 141409 1.0 / 0.0
5/15/2014 Lean In: The Importance of Mentoring in Law Practice and in Fostering Diversity on the Bench 141709 1.0 / /0.0
5/29/2014 Closing Arguments 145029 1.0 / /0.0
7/31/2014 Family Wellness Court 151802 1.0 / 0.0
8/28/2014 Lawyers in Need of Assistance 155985 1.0 / 1.0



Updated Family Law Forms and Orders


Updated Associate Court Forms

New Associate Court Procedures

Pleas and Sentencings



Link to Trial Setting Conference and other court forms


Overview on new Illinois Mandatory CLE Requirements







For changes in protocols for the Wednesday Domestic Abuse hearings please review the memo from Judge Alpers.
Felony Written Arraignment Forms as approved by the district court.  Click here.
Committee Assignments are updated on this site.  Go there

Members Only Section

Jury Instructions

Quick Reference Menu

The Scott County Bar Association would like to know what features or changes that you would like to see on this website. Please direct any suggestions, comments or questions to the Scott County Bar Technology Committee.

The Scott County Bar Association presents the information on this web site as a service to our members and other Internet users. The information on this site is about legal issues, not legal advice. Due to the rapidly changing nature of the law and our reliance on information provided by outside sources, we make no warranty or guarantee concerning the accuracy or the reliability of the content at this site or at other sites which we link.


Copyright © 2004, Scott County Bar Association · 1900 East 54th Street · Davenport, Iowa 52807 · Phone: (563)326-4491