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When: 02/13/2020
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: King & Spalding LLP
1180 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, Georgia  30309
United States
Contact: (404) 832-6229

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Moderator: Gene Chapman, Gene Chapman LLC


8:30 AM - 9:30 AM: : Tax & Ethics: Make Sure You Know What You’re Doing  (Ethics)

Jason Wiggam, Founding Partner, Wiggam & Geer, LLC


What happens if you discover that your client has a tax issue? Are you prepared to represent them before the IRS? In this presentation, tax attorney Jason Wiggam will discuss competency and ethics rules all attorneys should be aware of as well as recent changes in the tax code that could impact your practice.



9:30 AM - 9:45 AM: BREAK



9:45 AM - 10:45 AM: Personal Branding Considerations for Lawyers (Professionalism) 

Lisa Lemke, Legility LLC

Kimberly Lerman, Legility LLC 


Have you ever heard the term "personal brand" but weren't sure what it meant or whether it matters?  Or have you built a great personal brand but aren't sure whether any professionalism guidelines restrict how you should utilize it to advance your career?  If so, please join us to hear personal branding advice for Atlanta-area attorneys in all phases and stages of their careers!



10:45 AM: BREAK



11:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Practicing in Magistrate Court (Trial Practice)

Judge Lillian Nash Caudle, Magistrate Court of Fulton County

Cinque Axam, Axam Roberts Legal Group

John Hadden, The Hadden Law Firm, LLC






12:30 PM - 1:30 PM: Data Privacy and Security (Ethics)

Scott Hilsen, Cox Automotive, Inc.

The collection of Personal Information (PI) by businesses has become ubiquitous, and most consumers have little to no idea about how their PI is being used, retained, and shared.  Data privacy laws and regulations in the U.S. generally have been limited to specific industries, such as healthcare, banking, and credit.  However, a sea change is coming in 2020 with new data privacy rights for consumers that will affect businesses regardless of industry and location.  The wave started in California on January 1, and will soon sweep through at least half a dozen states.  Georgia lawyers need to understand these new state laws around data privacy and how to best advise their clients for the impending tide.



1:30 PM - 1:40 PM: BREAK



1:40 PM - 2:40 PM: Acknowledging and Interrupting Implicit Bias (Professionalism

Anuj Desai, Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
Bianca Motley Broom, Miles Mediation & Arbitration

Alina Lee, Senior Corporate Counsel, Mailchimp 

While most lawyers generally understand the importance of diversity, many still face challenges with defeating implicit bias. This program will not only help to identify the unconscious biases within the practice of law, but also provide a toolkit to interrupt and overcome these inclinations.



2:40 PM - 2:50 PM: BREAK



2:50 PM - 3:50 PM: Collecting and Enforcing Judgments (Trial Practice)

Judge Jessy Lall, State Court of Fulton County
Rohan Rupani, Lazega & Johanson
Beth Rogers, Rogers Law Offices


Learn about the practical ways to handle what to do once you have a judgment but need to enforce it in state courts. Our panelists have vast experience in collections litigation and Judge Lall will give a perspective from the bench. 



3:50 PM - 4:00 PM: BREAK


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM: The Use of Special Masters (Trial Practice)


Ronne G. Kaplan, Ronne G. Kaplan, LLC



Judge Keegan Federal, The Federal Firm

Judge Walt Davis, Gwinnett Superior Court

Judge David Sweat, Retired Judge of Superior Courts of the Western Circuit

Shanon J. McGinnis, Wargo French 


Learn about strategies for the Effective Use of Special Masters in Federal and State Litigation.




All 7 Sessions - $285 for Atlanta Bar Members/$410 for Non-Members
Individual Sessions - $60 for Atlanta Bar Members/$80 for Non-Members


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