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SECRETS TO A SUCCESSFUL PLAINTIFF'S PERSONAL INJURY PRACTICE
Learning to Evaluate Cases and Maximize Results

FRIDAY  •  SEPTEMBER 9, 2016

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

Program Materials:
The Georgia Library of Personal Injury Forms, published by Daily Report Books, a division of ALM LLC, is a catalog of forms, divided by subject and numbered accordingly, that users can adapt to their own needs/practice. The book is divided into 16 chapters preceded by a summary/explanation of every form found in that chapter. Each book comes with a CD-ROM containing all of the forms in Microsoft Word, numbered, hyperlinked and accessible from the table of contents. Attendees have the option to purchase this book, which has a retail value of $252. Every attendee will receive the ICLE materials.

CLE Hours:
7 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 5 Trial Practice Hours

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

Presiding:
Michael L. Goldberg, Program Chair, Fried Rogers Goldberg LLC, Atlanta

7:30

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

MORNING SESSIONS
8:10
welcome AND PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Michael L. Goldberg
8:15
Techniques for Getting Value Out of Auto Cases
Jeffrey P. Shiver, Shiver Hamilton, LLC, Atlanta
8:45
Nuts and Bolts of Underinsured Motorist Coverage and Related Issues
Christopher M. Simon, The Simon Law Firm, P.C., Atlanta
9:15

Building a Law Firm from the Ground Up
Anthony C. “Tony” Kalka, Kalka & Baer LLC, Atlanta

9:45
BREAK
9:55
Thinking Outside the Box on Damages and at Trial
Peter A. Law, Law & Moran, Atlanta
10:25

Nuts and Bolts of Commercial Vehicle Cases
Michael L. Goldberg

10:55
Using the Media to Your Advantage
L. Christopher Stewart, Stewart, Seay & Felton, Atlanta
Parag Y. Shah, Shah Law Firm, Atlanta
11:25
Being Ethical and Turning the Other Cheek
Hon. Dax E. Lopez, Judge, Dekalb County State Court, Decatur
AFTERNOON SESSIONS
12:10
LUNCH (Included in registration fee)
12:35
Demands and Bad Faith Cases
Richard E. Dolder, Jr., Slappey & Sadd, LLC, Atlanta
James N. “Jay” Sadd, Slappey & Sadd, LLC, Atlanta
1:05
Settlements, Verdicts and Venues:  A Statistical Analysis from CaseMetrix
Kim White, CaseMetrix, Atlanta
1:20
Dealing With Treating Physicians and Medical Depositions
Tricia P. “CK” Hoffler, Edmond, Lindsay & Hoffler, LLP, Atlanta
1:50
break
2:00
Getting the Most out of Mediation
Victor J. Faenza, Victor J. Faenza, P.C., Atlanta
2:30
DUI Auto Cases: Making the Most of Them and Where to Look for More Coverage
Andrew E. “Andy” Goldner, Law Offices of Andrew E. Goldner, LLC, Atlanta
3:00
Avoiding Legal Malpractice
Linley Jones, The Linley Jones Firm, PC, Atlanta
3:30
Liens, Payoffs and Post-Settlement Issues
John D. Hadden, Turkheimer & Hadden, Atlanta
4:00
ADJOURN
4:30
Happy Hour
Thrive
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