Seminar Number

8252

 

Early
Registration Fee:

$150

On-Site
Registration Fee:

$170

 

MILITARY AND VETERAN'S LAW SPRING CLE:  IT'S A FAMILY AFFAIR

MAY 9, 2013

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

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 3 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
General Practice and Trial Law Section, State Bar of Georgia

Presiding:
Patricia D. Shewmaker, Program Chair, Shewmaker & Shewmaker, LLC, Atlanta

7:15

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

8:00

Welcome and Program Overview
W. John Camp, Westmoreland, Patterson, Moseley & Hinson, LLP, Warner Robbins; Chair, Military/Veterans Law Section, State Bar Georgia
Patricia D. Shewmaker

8:05

ETHICS and professionalism
George E. Bradford, Jr., Office of Regional Counsel, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Decatur

9:05

servicemembers civil relief act (scra)
Dann J. Naggiar, DJN Law, P.C., Atlanta

9:35

military benefits and estate planning
Drew N. Early, Shewmaker & Shewmaker, LLC, Atlanta

10:05

BREAK

10:20

post tramautic stress disorder (ptsd)—What the family law practitioner needs to know
Marti Loring, LCSW, PhD, BCETS, Decatur
Robert D. Shaffer, PhD, Clinical Psychologist, Suwanee

11:00
tricare, chcbp benefits, and base access benefits in divorce
W. John Camp
11:30
same sex couples in the military—are you ready for the gay military divorce? (Or is there even such a thing?)
W. John Camp
12:00
Lunch (Included in registration fee)
Military/Veterans Law Section Meeting
1:15
basic training for military pension division orders and survivor’s benefits
Steven P. Shewmaker, Shewmaker & Shewmaker, LLC, Atlanta
1:45

upgrades to military discharges and the impact of the lautenberg amendment
William E. Cassara, Attorney at Law, Evans

2:35
Employer support to the guard and reserve (esgr)
Stephen J. Knezo, Employer and Corporate Outreach Director, Georgia Committee, Employers Support of the Guard and Reserve, Smyrna
2:50
BREAK
3:00
representing the client facing a peb or meb evaluation—tricks of the trade
Katherine Ingram, Soldiers MEB Counsel, Hinesville
3:45
ADJOURN