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Wellness is the New Normal


CLE Hours: 6 including 6 General, 1 Ethics, 1 Professionalism, 1 Trial Practice

Category:
Ethics |  Professionalism |  Trial Practice
Course Levels:
Normal CLE Studies
Original Program Date:
Sep 16, 2022



Description

Please be aware that you will be responsible for the MCLE fees which is $4 per CLE hour. You will pay the CLE department, a total of $24 after you complete the Wellness course.

 

Presiding:

 

Paul E. Knowlton, Program Co-Chair; Stanton Law, Atlanta, GA

 

Candice D. McKinley, Program Co-Chair; C. McKinley Law & Associates, Decatur, GA

 

 

8:00

IN-PERSON REGISTRATION OPENS

 

 

8:50

WELCOME AND PROGRAM OVERVIEW

 

R. Javoyne Hicks, Chair, Attorney Wellness Committee, Stone Mountain, GA

 

 

9:00

ENERGY PLAYS INTO THE PRACTICE

 

Douglas “Doug” Leonard, Douglas Leonard Consulting, Cranberry Township, PA

 

 

10:00

SELFCARE AND WELLNESS DURING TRIAL PREP 

 

Hon. Amanda R. Flora, Judge, Henry County Magistrate Court, McDonough, GA

 

 

11:00

BREAK

 

 

11:10

EMOTIONALLY INTELLIGENT LAWYERS MAKE BETTER DECISIONS AND MORE MONEY

 

Tara Simkins, Soul Works, LLC, Augusta, SC

 

 

12:10

BREAK

 

 

12:25

WELLNESS REAL TALK: DUTIES TO OURSELVES AND OUR CLIENTS

 

Hon. J. Jessy Lall, Mediator and Arbitrator, Bay Mediation and Arbitration Services, Atlanta, GA

 

R. Chinny Law, Ramos & Law, Atlanta, GA

 

Alina Lee, Your Ad Attorney, Inc., Atlanta, GA

 

Joy White, The White Legal Group LLC, Atlanta, GA

 

 

12:55

SPIRITUAL WELL-BEING IN ACTION: LAWYERING WITH PURPOSE, JOY AND INTENTION

 

Idara Bassey, JOY Legal LLC, Lawrenceville, GA

 

Paul E. Knowlton

 

 

1:55

BREAK

 

 

2:10

WELLNESS & ETHICS 

 

Paula J. Frederick, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta, GA

 

 

3:10

JUDICIAL WELLNESS:  KEEPING THE BALANCE 

 

Moderator: Hon. Shondeana Crews Morris, Judge, DeKalb County Superior Court, Decatur, GA

 

Panelists:

 

Hon. Render M. Heard, Jr., Judge, Tifton Circuit Juvenile Court, Tifton, GA

 

Hon. Matthew M. McCord, Judge, Stockbridge Municipal Court, Stockbridge, GA

 

Hon. Alvin T. Wong, Judge, DeKalb County State Court, Decatur, GA

 

 

4:10

ADJOURN

Handouts

Speaker





Ms. Rotsen Dara Diya Law's Profile

Ms. Rotsen Dara Diya Law Related seminars and products

Claimant's attorney

Ramos & Law


Claimant's attorney






Ms. Paula J. Frederick's Profile

Ms. Paula J. Frederick Related seminars and products

State Bar of Georgia


Paula Frederick is general counsel for the State Bar of Georgia, a unified bar organization with over 52,000 members. As general counsel, Frederick is responsible for interpreting the ethics rules for lawyers, prosecuting lawyer discipline cases, and providing legal advice to the officers and directors of the organization. She has served in the Office of the General Counsel for 33 years and was deputy general counsel for discipline before becoming general counsel in 2009. 

 

Frederick is a 1982 graduate of the Vanderbilt University School of Law and a 1979 graduate of Duke University. Prior to joining the Office of the General Counsel, she spent six years as a staff attorney with the Atlanta Legal Aid Society handling civil legal matters for low-income people. 

 

Frederick is a past president of both the Atlanta Bar Association and the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys. She is also an active member of the American Bar Association, where she serves in the House of Delegates.  

 

She is chair of the Coordinating Council of the American Bar Association Center for Professional Responsibility and recently chaired the Standing Committee on Professional Regulation. In the past, she served on the Commission on the Future of Legal Services, chaired the Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility and the ABA Diversity Center, and served as a member of the Board of Governors. 




Mr. Matthew Maurice McCord's Profile

Mr. Matthew Maurice McCord Related seminars and products

The Law Office of Matthew M McCord PC



Hon. Jaslovelin Lall's Profile

Hon. Jaslovelin Lall Related seminars and products

The RMN Agency/BAY Mediation and Arbitration



Important Information

Please be advised that your credit will not be reported to the State Bar of Georgia CLE Regulation Department until after you have completed the steps necessary to earn credit for that program. 

Self reporting is required for all other jurisdictions.

The information presented is solely for educational purposes. The opinions expressed by the faculty in their materials and presentations are their own and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the State Bar of Georgia, its officers, directors and/or employees. The faculty is not engaged in rendering legal or other professional advice and these presentations and publications are not a substitute for the advice of an attorney. All publications and presentations were created to serve the continuing legal education needs of practicing attorneys.

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