Seminar Number

8547

 

Early
Registration Fee:

$160

On-Site
Registration Fee:

$180

 

 

 

MALPRACTICE AVOIDANCE, ETHICS AND PROFESSIONALISM

MARCH 7, 2014

Live Statewide Satellite Broadcast

CLE Hours:
3 CLE Hours including 2 Ethics Hours, 1 Professionalism Hour and13 Trial Practice Hour
Presiding:
J. Randolph Evans, Program Chair, Co-Author, Georgia Legal Malpractice Law; McKenna Long &
Aldridge LLP, Atlanta & Washington, DC
8:00
Registration (All attendees must check in upon arrival. A removable sweater or jacket is recommended.)
8:30

SUICUDE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN:  HOW TO SAVE A LIFE
A Special Video Presentation from the State Bar of Georgia

8:55
welcome and program overview
J. Randolph Evans
9:00

Professionalism in the Federal Courts
Hon. William S. Duffey, Jr., Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia, Atlanta

9:30
Professionalism in Georgia Courts
Hon. Elizabeth L. Branch, Judge, Georgia Court of Appeals, Atlanta
10:00

The Future of Lawyering, Changing Practices and Ethics
Hon. Leah W. Sears, Former Chief Justice, Supreme Court of Georgia; Schiff Hardin LLP, Atlanta

10:30
BREAK
10:45

Ten Tips For Avoiding Legal Malpractice
Shari L. Klevens, Co-Author, Georgia Legal Malpractice Law; McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP, Atlanta & Washington, DC

11:15
Ten more Tips for Avoiding Legal Malpractice
J. Randolph Evans
11:45
Staying Within The Rules
Samuel S. Olens, Attorney General, State of Georgia, Atlanta
12:15
Adjourn