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TRIAL AND ERROR

FRIDAY  •  MARCH 14, 2014

Live Statewide Satellite Broadcast

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 4.5 Trial Practice Hours

Presiding:
Christopher R. Abrego, Program Co-Chair, Abrego & Everette, LLC, Atlanta

John D. Hadden, Program Co-Chair, Turkheimer& Hadden, LLC, Atlanta

8:00

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

8:30
SUICUDE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN:  HOW TO SAVE A LIFE
Video Presentation by the State Bar of Georgia
MORNING SESSIONS
8:55
Welcome and Program Overview
Christopher R. Abrego
9:00
Federal vs. State court
James A. Robson, Glass & Robson, LLC, Atlanta
9:45
Written Discovery
Melanie S. Taylor, Bendin Sumrall & Ladner, LLC, Atlanta
10:15

Depositions: Tactics and Strategies
Charles L. “Chuck” Clay, Jr., Chuck Clay & Associates, LLC, Atlanta

10:45
BREAK
11:00
Professionalism and Ethics
Frank J. Beltran, The Beltran Firm, Atlanta
12:00

LUNCH

AFTERNOON SESSIONS
1:00
Evidence
Trinity M. Hundredmark, Andersen, Tate & Carr, P.C., Duluth
1:30
Countdown to Trial
H. Michael Ruppersburg, The Simon Law Firm, Atlanta
2:00
Appellate Practice
Hon. Carla W. McMillian, Judge, Court of Appeals of Georgia, Atlanta
2:30
break
2:45
Judicial Panel discussion
Hon. Timothy C. Batten, Sr., Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia, Atlanta
Hon. Asha F. Jackson, Judge, DeKalb County Superior Court, Decatur
Hon. Shawn E. LaGrua, Judge, Fulton County Superior Court, Atlanta
3:45
Legislative Update
B.J. Pak, Ballard Spahr LLP; Republican-Lilburn, House of Representatives, Atlanta
4:30
ADJOURN