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BEGINNING LAWYERS PROGRAM

RECORDED FEBRUARY 25, 2013

Archived Webcast

Participants in the Transistion into Law Practice Program Please Note:
To fulfill initial CLE requirements, lawyers who are newly admitted to the State Bar of Georgia are required to take this seminar and any other six-hour CLE course of their choosing during the year in which they are admitted or the following calendar year.

This program is not required for prosecutors, solicitors and public defenders. Each of these groups has its separate mentoring and CLE programs.

Presiding:
Tangela S. King, Director, Transition into Law Practice Program, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta
Cliff Brashier, Executive Director, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta
Prof. Patrick E. Longan, Bootle Chair in Ethics and Professionalism, Walter F. George School of Law, Mercer University, Macon

WELCOME TO THE STATE BAR OF GEORGIA
Robin Frazer Clark, President, State Bar of Georgia; Robin Frazer Clark, P.C., Atlanta
GREETINGS FROM THE YOUNG LAWYERS DIVISION
Jonathan B. Pannell, President, Young Lawyers Division, State Bar of Georgia; Grey Pannell & Woodward LLP, Savannah

Three WAYS THE STATE BAR HELPS START YOUR CAREER

  • TILPP
  • CLE Opportunities
  • Pro Bono Opportunities and Training

Tangela S. King

state bar of Georgia sections and programs

  • Child Protection and Advocacy
  • Family Law
  • Family Violence Project
  • Tort and Insurance Law

Nicki Noel Vaughan, Chief Assistant, Public Defender, Northeastern Judicial Circuit, Gainesville
Rebecca Crumrine, Secretary, Family Law Section, State Bar of Georgia; Hedgepeth, Heredia, Crumrine & Morrison, Atlanta
Vicky Ogawa Kimbrell, Georgia Legal Services Program, Atlanta
Jane Natalie Wilkes-Shaw, Sharon W. Ware & Associates, Atlanta

Two wAYS THE STATE BAR enhances your career

  • Law Practice Management
  • Fastcase

Natalie Kelly, Director, Law Practice Management Program, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta

FOUR WAYS THE STATE BAR protects your law License

• Unauthorized Practice of Law
• Consumer Assistance Program
• Fee Arbitration Program
• Lawyers Assistance Program

Rita Payne, Director, Fee Arbitration, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta

THREE WAYS THE STATE BAR SERVES AND ADVOCATES FOR YOU

  • Membership
  • State Bar Center
  • Legislature

Cliff Brashier

Greetings From the judiciary
Hon. Keith R. Blackwell, Justice, Supreme Court of Georgia, Atlanta
STARTING A LAWSUIT: THE WHYS AND WHEREFORES OF REQUIRED PROCEDURES AND DOCUMENTS
Henry M. Quillian, III, Taylor English Duma LLP, Atlanta
BAR DISCIPLINARY PROCESS/STATE BAR RULES
Paula J. Frederick, General Counsel, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta
HOW TO AVOID MALPRACTICE
Michael Freed, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP, Atlanta

ACTING FOR YOUR CLIENT
Moderator:
Patrick E. Longan

Panelists:
Hon. James G. Bodiford, Judge, Superior Court, Cobb Judicial Circuit, Marietta
Dick Donovan, District Attorney, Paulding County, Dallas
Seth D. Kirschenbaum, Nick Lotito & Seth Kirschenbaum, Atlanta
Leah Zammit Sudul, Jacobs & King LLC, Atlanta