Seminar Number

8391

 

Early
Registration Fee:

$170

On-Site
Registration Fee:

$190

 

TRIAL OF A PLAINTIFF'S EMPLOYMENT CASE

OCTOBER 10, 2013

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

Teleconference
Coastal Georgia Office - State Bar of Georgia
18 E. Bay St. • Savannah

South Georgia Office - State Bar of Georgia
244 E. Second St. • Tifton


CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Professionalism Hour and 6 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
The National Employment Lawyers Association, Georgia Chapter (NELA-GA)

Presiding:
Julie K. Bracker, Program Co-Chair, Bothwell Bracker, P.C., Roswell; Board Member, National Employment Lawyers
Association—Georgia Chapter
Julie M. Weiner, Program Co-Chair, Law Office of Julie M. Weiner, Marietta; Board Member, National Employment Lawyers
Association—Georgia Chapter

8:00

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

8:25

Welcome and Program Overview
Julie M. Weiner

8:30

pretrial motions
John F. Beasley, Jr., JF Beasley, LLC, Watkinsville

9:00

jury selection
DeAnn Sinrich, Sheldon Sinrich Trial Consultants, Atlanta

9:30

demonstration of an opening statement
and pointers for presentation

A. Leroy “Lee” Parks, Parks, Chesin & Walbert, P.C., Atlanta

10:15

BREAK

10:30

presenting the evidence – part I
Kevin D. Fitzpatrick, DeLong Caldwell Bridgers &
Fitzpatrick, LLC, Atlanta
Steven E. Wolfe, Buckley & Klein, LLP, Atlanta

11:40
Lunch (Included in registration fee)
12:10
presenting the evidence – Part II
Matt C. Billips, Billips & Benjamin, LLP, Atlanta
Dawson M. Morton, Georgia Legal Services, Atlanta
1:10
demonstration of a closing argument and tips for presenting them
Tequiero M. “T.K.” Smith, Barnes Law Firm, LLC, Atlanta
1:55
BREAK
2:05

use of social media in litigation
Joshua R. Kersey, Law Offices of Cynthia N. Sass, P.A., Tampa, FL

2:35
courtroom professionalism – panel
discussion

Hon. Amy M. Totenberg, U.S. District Court Judge,
Northern District of GA, Atlanta
D. Brandon Hornsby, Hornsby Law Group, Atlanta
Barbara A. Marschalk, Drew, Eckl & Farnham, LLP, Atlanta
DeAnn Sinrich
3:30
ADJOURN