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BEGINNING LAWYERS PROGRAM

RECORDED FEBRUARY 24, 2014

Co-Sponsor:
Transition into Law Practice Program (TILPP); State Bar of Georgia

Presiding:
Michelle E. West, Program Co-Chair, Director, Transition Into Law Practice Program, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta
Prof. Patrick E. Longan, Program Co-Chair, Bootle Chair in Ethics and Professionalism, Walter F. George School of Law, Mercer University, Macon

GREETINGS FROM THE YOUNG LAWYERS DIVISION
Darrell L. Sutton, President, Young Lawyers Division, State Bar of Georgia; Sutton Law Group, Marietta

FOUR WAYS THE STATE BAR HELPS START
YOUR CAREER

  • TILPP
  • CLE Opportunities
  • Membership
  • Pro Bono Opportunities

Michelle E. West

FOUR WAYS THE STATE BAR protects your
law License

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

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

Two WAYS THE STATE BAR SERVES AND ADVOCATES FOR YOU

  • State Bar Center
  • Legislature

W. Thomas Worthy, Director, Government Affairs, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta

STARTING A LAWSUIT: THE WHYS AND WHEREFORES OF REQUIRED PROCEDURES AND DOCUMENTS
Henry M. Quillian, III, Taylor English Duma, LLP, Atlanta
HOW TO DEAL WITH DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ISSUES
IN YOUR PRACTICE

Vicky Ogawa Kimbrell, Georgia Legal Services Program, Atlanta
HOW TO AVOID MALPRACTICE
Paula J. Frederick, General Counsel, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta
P. Michael Freed, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP, Atlanta

ACTING FOR YOUR CLIENT
(This breakout session is available for the Live and Video Conference locations)
Moderator:
Patrick E. Longan

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