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MALPRACTICE AVOIDANCE, ETHICS AND PROFESSIONALISM

FRIDAY  •  JUNE 20, 2014

State Bar of Georgia Conference Center
104 Marietta St. NW
Atlanta, Georgia

CLE Hours:
3 CLE Hours including 2 Ethics Hours, 1 Professionalism Hour and 1 Trial Practice Hour

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

Presiding:
Brian D. “Buck” Rogers, Program Chair, Fried Rogers Goldberg LLC, Atlanta

8:00

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

8:20

SUICIDE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN:  HOW TO SAVE A LIFE
Video Presentation by the State Bar of Georgia

MORNING SESSIONS
8:30
welcome and program overview
J. Randolph Evans
8:35
Professionalism in the Federal Courts
Hon. William S. Duffey, Jr., Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia, Atlanta
  Professionalism in Georgia Courts
Hon. Elizabeth L. Branch, Judge, Georgia Court of Appeals, Atlanta
 

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

10:05
BREAK
10:20
Ten Tips For Avoiding Legal Malpractice
Shari L. Klevens, Co-Author, Georgia Legal Malpractice Law; McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP, Atlanta & Washington, DC
 

Ten more Tips for Avoiding Legal Malpractice
J. Randolph Evans

  Staying Within The Rules
Samuel S. Olens, Attorney General, State of Georgia, Atlanta
12:35
ADJOURN