Trial and Error '13

Recorded March 15, 2013

Presiding

  • Christopher R. Abrego, Program Chair, Webb Zschunke Neary & Dikeman LLP, Atlanta

Welcome and Program Overview

Christopher R. Abrego

Federal vs. State court

Steven G. Blackerby, Brown, Readdick, Bumgartner, Carter, Strickland & Watkins, LLP, Brunswick

Written Discovery: Tactics and Strategies

John P. Jett, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, LLP, Atlanta

Depositions: Tactics and Strategies

David N. Dreyer, Chamberlain Hrdlicka White Williams & Martin, Atlanta

Professionalism and Ethics in the Practice of Law

Burke B. Johnson, Buckley King, Gainesville

Evidence

M. Anne Kaufold-Wiggins, Balch & Bingham LLP, Atlanta

Countdown to Trial

Robert F. Glass, Cash Krugler & Fredericks, LLC, Atlanta

Appellate Practice

Hon. Elizabeth Branch, Judge, Court of Appeals of Georgia, Atlanta

Judicial Panel discussion

  • Hon. Clay D. Land, Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia, Columbus

  • Hon. Gregory A. Adams, Judge, DeKalb County Superior Court, Decatur

  • Hon. Kelly Amanda Lee, Judge, Fulton County Superior Court, Atlanta

  • Hon. William Alan Jordan, Judge, Cherokee County State Court, Canton

Legislative Update

Stacey Godfrey Evans, Wood Hernacki & Evans, LLC, Atlanta