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Seminar Number

9008

Registration
Fee:

$195

ADOPTION LAW AND PRACTICE IN GEORGIA

RECORDED NOVEMBER 20, 2015

Archived Webcast

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

Co-Sponsor:
Georgia Council of Adoption Lawyers

Presiding:
James B. Outman, Program Chair, Hester Outman LLC, Norcross & Atlanta

Welcome and Program Overview
James B. Outman
Frequently Asked Questions and Issues in Adoption
Sherriann H. Hicks, The Hicks Law Group, Lawrenceville
What every adoption attorney needs to know about Special Immigrant Juvenile Status; What it is; When do you use it; and How do you achieve it
Jessica L. Gordon, Law Office of Jessica L. Gordon, LLC, Marietta
Impact of U.S. Supreme Court Decision in OBERGEFELL v. HODGES on Adoption in Georgia
Lori M. Surmay, The Law Office of Lori M. Surmay, Atlanta
View from the Bench
Hon. Bemon G. “Gil” McBride, III, Chief Judge, Superior Court, Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit, Columbus
How to Generate Clients on Social Media While Complying with Georgia’s Advertising Ethics Rules
Ethan Wall, Social Media Law & Order, Miami, FL
Recent Developments in Adoption Practice and Procedure, Legislation, and Case Law
James B. Outman
Addressing the rights of the biological father
Justin Y. Hester, Hester Outman LLC, Norcross
Questions & Answers regarding issues in adoption practice: Opportunity for an interactive discussion between registrants and presenters
Moderator:
Richard A. Horder, Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP, Atlanta

Panelists:
All presenters