Seminar Number

8429

 

Early
Registration Fee:

$130

On-Site
Registration Fee:

$150

 

SELECT TOPICS IN ADULT GUARDIANSHIP

NOVEMBER 8, 2013

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

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 3 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
Elder Law Section, State Bar of Georgia

Presiding:
Janet E. Grayson, Program Chair, Snellville

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
Janet E. Grayson

8:30

Alternatives to Guardianship, Private Guardianships
Vergena M. Clark, MD, Internal Medicine, Atlanta

9:30

Public Guardianships, Investigating Complaints of Abuse and Neglect
Kim Grier, Adult Guardianship Specialist, Division of Aging Services, Atlanta
Barbara Pastirik, Adult Protective Services, Division of Aging Services, Atlanta
Patricia King, Forensic Specialist, Division of Aging Services, Atlanta

10:30

BREAK

10:45

medicaid planning
Ira M. Leff, Ira M. Leff, Attorney at Law, Atlanta

11:45
Lunch (Included in registration fee)
12:15
Compromising Claims
Stephanie F. Brown, McMickle Kurey & Branch LLP, Alpharetta
William R. “Bud” Sotter, Law office of William R. Sotter, P.C., Athens
John E. Tomlinson, John E. Tomlinson, P.C., Loganville
1:15
The role of the Attorney and the Guardian Ad Litem
Hon. Christopher A. Ballar, Judge, Probate Court, Gwinnett County, Lawrenceville
2:15
BREAK
2:30

Mental Health and Guardianships
Hon. Susan P. Tate, Judge, Probate Court, Athens-Clarke County, Athens
Janet E. Grayson

3:30
ADJOURN