Seminar Number

7954

 

Early
Registration Fee:

$155

On-Site
Registration Fee:

$175

 

STAYING CONNECTED
A Professional Development Seminar

APRIL 19, 2012

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

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Professionalism Hour

Presiding:
Sherry V. Neal, Program Chair, Neal & Wright LLC, Atlanta

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
Sherry V. Neal

8:30

Connecting Online Via Social Media:
the Good, the Bad and the Not-So-Legal

Ursula Harris Langford, Harris Law LLC, Atlanta

9:15

Connecting with Your Inner Business Owner: 
A Crash Course in Running Your Own Practice

Monica Hanrahan Freitag, Hanrahan Freitag Family Law, LLC, Atlanta
Daniel S. Wright, Neal & Wright LLC, Atlanta
Sherry V. Neal

10:00

BREAK

10:15

Connecting with Opposing Counsel: 
Five Tips To Negotiate Like a Novice

Jennifer H. Keaton, One Mediation, Atlanta

11:00

Connecting with Your Co-Workers:  A Discussion on Diversity and Mentoring in Law Practice
Moderator:
Amy E. Loggins, Crawford & Company, Atlanta

Panelists:
Dawn M. Jones, King & Spalding LLP, Atlanta
Amanda M. Witt, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP, Atlanta

12:00
Lunch (Included in registration fee)
12:30
Connecting With Yourself:  Using Your Skills Outside of the Office For Fun and Sanity
Moderator:
Sherry V. Neal

Panelists:
Jennifer L. Giles, Waggoner Hastings, LLC, Alpharetta
Stacy A. Sax, Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Atlanta
Amy Wallas Fox, Claiborne & Surmay, P.C., Atlanta
Kelly C. Wilcove, Assurant, Atlanta
1:30
Connecting with Clients and Referral Sources on a Shoestring Budget: Frugal Networking
Jessica J. Harper, Bodker Ramsey Andrews Winograd Wildstein, Atlanta
2:15
BREAK
2:30

Connecting Your Message with Your Audience: Real Life Tips for More Effective Communication
Moderator:
Debby Stone, Corner Office Coaching, Atlanta

Panelists:
Kelly J. Beard, Kelly J. Beard, LLC, Atlanta
Cynthia R. Parks, Parks IP Law, LLC, Atlanta

3:30
ADJOURN