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Co-sponsored by Atlanta Bar CLE and the Atlanta Bar Association Environmental & Toxic Tort Section
6 CLE hours, including 1 Professionalism hour, 1 Trial Practice hour
Savings: Receive a $20 discount when you register before April 17, 2015
Atlanta Bar members: $149 early, $169 regular
Non-members: $199 early, $219 regular
Law Students: $10
Written Materials: The seminar written materials will be emailed to all registrants before the seminar. In addition to receiving the electronic materials, you may also purchase the materials on a 1GB USB drive for $10 or a printed copy for $20. Please indicate your choice or decline this option when you register.
MARTA: Exit at the Arts Center Station, located approximately one block from 1180 Peachtree, at the intersection of West Peachtree Street and 15th Street.
Parking: Parking will be validated. Attendees can access the parking garage from the Peachtree, Crescent or 14th streets. The designated Visitor spaces are located on levels four and six. Building access is located on concourse level for South lobby and level 1 for North lobby.
AGENDA AND FACULTY
8:00 am - Registration
8:30 am - Welcome and Program Overview
Shelly Ellerhorst – Chair, Atlanta Bar Association Environmental & Toxic Tort Section,
Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP
Richard Horder – Program Chair, Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP
8:45 am - Working with Environmental Consultants / Working with Environmental Attorneys: The View from Both Ends of the Table
Les Oakes – King & Spalding LLP
Richard Horder – Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP
Jamie Henderson – truGround Environmental, LLC
Charles MacPherson – MacPherson & Associates, LTD
10:15 am - Break
10:30 am - The Relationship Between Lawyer and Environmental Consultant in Compliance and Permitting Matters: Special Problems
Laura Benz – Laura W. Benz, LLC
Kathryn Wurzel – NewFields, LLC
11:30 am - Phase I’s – What You May Not Know and What the Consultant May Not Tell You
Kimberley Hale – Kazmarek Mowery Cloud Laseter LLP
12:00 pm - Lunch (Provided)
12:30 pm - Updates to the Evidentiary and Procedure Rules Regarding Experts
Randy Butterfield – King & Spalding LLP
1:00 pm - The Relationship Between Lawyer and Environmental Consultant in Litigation: Special Problems
Douglas Henderson – Troutman Sanders LLP
Dr. Wade Nutter – Nutter & Associates, Inc.
2:00 pm - Break
2:15 pm - The Environmental Consulting Contract: Just Say No?
Bob Pyle – Conestoga-Rovers & Associates
Peyton Nunez – Taylor English Duma, LLP
2:45 pm - Professionalism Considerations:
- Confidentiality; Privilege; Document Control
- Retention; Contract Provisions
- Notice Issues; Sampling / Testing / Reporting Issues
- Environmental Consultant Ethical Codes
Edward “Skip” Kazmarek – Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP
3:45 pm - Adjourn