Buckhead Business RadioX's Atlanta Legal Experts Spotlights the Atlanta Bar Association
Friday, September 5, 2014
Posted by: Brantly Watts
Terri Beck, Jackie Saylor, and Wade Watson Are Featured on Atlanta Legal Experts to Discuss the Many Services Offered by the Atlanta Bar Association
ATLANTA, GA--Members of the Atlanta Bar Association were featured on the July 29, 2014 episode of Atlanta Legal Experts on Buckhead Business RadioX. Members included Executive Director Terri Black, President Jackie Saylor, and Immediate Past President Wade Watson. Also featured on this episode of Atlanta Legal Experts were Jim Walters and Lorie Maring of Fisher & Phillips LLP.
Wade Watson started the discussion about the Atlanta Bar Association by detailing its history and mission of promoting justice. The Association is the largest voluntary bar association in the Southeast. Watson went on to promote some charitable work the Association is involved with, including the summer-long internship program for high school students.
"Our summer-long internship program involves helping underprivileged high school students learn how to interview, how to dress, and how to introduce themselves professionally," explained Watson, Attorney with Caldwell and Watson, LLC. "What I love about it is that we have lawyers now in the Atlanta Bar Association that actually went through that program. It really is successful."
Wade Watson is the Immediate Past Chair of the Atlanta Bar Association and has served on its Board of Directors for over eleven years. Jackie Saylor is the President of the Atlanta Bar Association. Terri Beck has been with the Atlanta Bar Association since January 2013.
Jim Walters and Lorie Maring were also featured on the show. Jim Walters is a senior partner in the Atlanta office of Fisher & Phillips LLP, where Lorie Maring is Of Counsel. Fisher & Phillips is one of the nation's leading labor and employment firms representing employers.
To learn more about the Atlanta Bar Association and these featured guests, listen to this entire interview on Atlanta Legal Experts.