Seminar Number

8248

 

Early
Registration Fee:

$135

On-Site
Registration Fee:

$155

 

Fulton Superior Court:
FAMILY DIVISION BASICS BOOT CAMP

MAY 9, 2013

State Bar of Georgia Headquarters
104 Marietta St. NW • Atlanta

CLE Hours:
7 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 4 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys

Presiding:
Aisha Blanchard Collins, Co-Chair, Pachman Richardson LLC, Atlanta
Karlise Y. Grier, Program Co-Chair, Grier Law Office, P.C., Atlanta

7:45

Registration and Continental Breakfast
(All attendees must check in upon arrival. A jacket or sweater is recommended.)

8:25

Welcome and Program Overview
Karlise Y. Grier

8:30

attorney’s fees
Aisha Blanchard Collins
E. Noreen Banks-Ware, E. Noreen Banks-Ware, P.C., Lithonia

9:30

judges panel
Moderator:
Denise M. Warner, Staff Attorney to Hon. Mark A. Scott, Judge, Superior Court, Stone Mountain Circuit, Decatur

Panelists:
Hon. John James Goger, Judge, Superior Court, Atlanta Circuit, Atlanta
Hon. Bensonetta Tipton Lane, Judge, Superior Court, Atlanta Circuit, Atlanta
Hon. Wendy L. Shoob, Judge, Superior Court, Atlanta Circuit, Atlanta

10:45

BREAK

11:00

staff attorney panel
Moderator:
Angelia G. Wright-Rheaves, Staff Attorney to Hon. Anne E. Barnes, Judge, Georgia Court of Appeals, Atlanta

Panelists:
Nicholas T. Sears, Staff Attorney to Hon. John J. Goger
Georgia Kay Lord, Staff Attorney to Hon. Bensonetta T. Lane
Carole Elizabeth Powell, Staff Attorney to Hon. Wendy L. Shoob

12:15

Lunch (Included in registration fee)
Topic: State Bar Suicide Prevention Presentation
Speakers:
Robin Frazer Clark, President, State Bar of Georgia; Robin Frazer Clark, P.C., Atlanta (Invited)

12:45
hot topics on select family law topics and legislative update
Moderator:
Michelle H. Jordan, Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Atlanta

Panelists:
Shatorree Bates, Bates Law Firm, LLC, Atlanta
Kedra M. Gotel, Gotel & Associates, P.C., Roswell
Lindsay Carol Verity, Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Atlanta, GA
1:30
ethics and professionalism
Paula J. Frederick, General Counsel, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta
2:30
BREAK
2:45
Review of Family Division Rules
Hon. Jane Cook Barwick, Judicial Officer, Fulton County Superior Court Family Division, Atlanta
3:30

judicial officer panel
Moderator:
Jacqueline L. Payne, Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Marietta (Invited)

Panelists:
Panelists to be determined

4:30
ADJOURN