Firm Speaking Engagements

2008

2020

  • Insurance Litigation in a Post-Pandemic World: COVID-19 has changed court proceedings and trials in a short period of time. What effect will the pandemic have as we move forward in the court system? During the webinar, attorneys from the defense and plaintiff side, as well as a jury consultant, will provide an inside look into jury trials and juror attitudes in the post-pandemic world.; July 30, 1-2 PM
2014

2019

  • Bad Faith: Did the Insurer Abuse Their Power?; Ethical Considerations in Auto Injury Litigation, Auto Injury Cases From A to Z, NBI Seminars, December 2019.

2018

  • Mastering Opening Statements, “Show Me CLE” Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) Workshop; Savannah, Georgia; January 2018
  • Opening Statements, Tips and Strategies, Plaintiff’s Personal Injury CLE, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (ICLE), February, 2018

2017

  • Maximizing Damages, Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Workshop, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (ICLE), February 2017
  • Georgia’s Direct Action Statute: Two Bites at the Apple?, Truck Wreck Cases, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (ICLE), March 2017
  • Direct Examination of Expert Witnesses, General Practice and Trial Institute, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (ICLE), March 2017
  • Efficient Trial Preparation Strategies, Auto Torts Seminar, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA); Destin, Florida, July 2017
  • Efficient Trial Preparation Strategies, Auto Torts Seminar, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA); Destin, Florida, July 2017
  • Various Ways to Ask for Money Damages, Trial Advocacy Seminar, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (ICLE), November 2017
  • GTLA Annual Seminar 2017, Opening Statements
  • ICLE Litigation Soup to Nuts, 2017, Trial Preparation
2016

2016

  • Maximizing Damages for Catastrophic Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Victims, ICLEGA; January 2016
  • The Golden Age of Torts, Superstar Plaintiff’s Lawyers Best verdicts of 2015 ($29,250,000 verdict), ICLEGA January 2016
  • Carlson on Evidence Seminar, 2016, The Visual Trial
  • Trial Strategies from Shiver Hamilton’s Recent $29,250,000 and $3,700,000 verdicts, Essential Torts Workshop, Georgia Trial Lawyer’s Association, February 2016
  • Handling Big Cases, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (ICLE), March 2016
  • Premise Liability Cases from Plaintiff’s Perspective, Large Atlanta Defense Law Firm Annual Legal In-house CLE, May 2016
  • Techniques for Getting Value out of Automobile Crash Cases, Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Practice, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (ICLE), September 2016
  • Damages in Chronic Pain Cases, Holiday Seminar, Georgia Trial Lawyer’s Association, December 2016
  • ICLE Superstar Personal Injury Greatest Hits, 2016
2015

2015

  • Judges and Lawyers Panelist, Carlson on Evidence, ICLEGA, January 2015
  • Dominating Expert Witnesses, Carlson on Evidence, ICLEGA, December 2015
2014

2014

  • Presenting Evidence at Trial: Effective Deposition/Cross Examination Strategies, Atlanta Bar Association CLE, January 2014
  •  Demand Letters and Demand Packages: Nothing Gets Settled Without Them, ICLEGA, September 2014
  • Practice Pointers: Leading with Results & Involvement, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) LEAD, November 2014
  • GTLA Holiday Workshop, Discovery: Update on Pending Changes to the Federal Rules and ‘E-Discovery’ Legislation in Georgia, December 2014
2013

2013

  • ICLE Successful Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Practice:  Proving Future Damages, September 2013
  • Effective use of Georgia’s Offer of Settlement Statute (O.C.G.A. 9-11-68); November, 2013
  • GTLA Fall Workshop, Pre-trial Motions, October 2013
  • Litigation Tips and Techniques; Gate City Bar Association Litigation Committee Seminar; October 2013; Atlanta, Georgia
  • ICLE Product Liability:  Evidence Code Changes, February 2013
  • Premise Liability: How to Prove your Case with Defendant’s Documents; GLTA Annual Seminar; March 2013; Atlanta, Georgia
  • GTLA Torts Workshop, March 2013
  • GTLA Annual Seminar, Auto Section, 2013
2012

2012

  • Southern Trial Lawyers, February 2012
  • Superstar Personal Injury Lawyer; Best Verdicts 2011, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (ICLE); March 2012
  • ICLE Trial & Error, March 2012
  • Presenting Damages to a Jury; Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) Annual Seminar; Atlanta, Georgia; April 2012
  • Investigating Car Wrecks and other Litigation Tactics; ICLEGA; October 2012; Atlanta, Georgia
2011

2011

  • Opening Statements for Plaintiff’s Lawyers, Atlanta Bar Association CLE, January 2011
  • ICLE of Georgia “Superstar Personal Injury Greatest Hits,” March 2011
  • Discovery and Trial Tactics in Personal Injury Cases, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (ICLE), March 2011
  • Discovery and Trial Tactics in Cases Against Trucking Companies, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (ICLE), March 2011
  • Premises Liability; Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) Annual Seminar; Atlanta, Georgia; May 2011
  • Presenting Damages in Rural Venues; Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) Fall Workshop; Savannah, Georgia; October 2011
  • GTLA Annual Seminar, New Lawyers Division, Spring 2011;
2010

2010

  • GTLA Annual Seminar, Products Liability Section, “Suing Foreign Manufacturers,” Spring 2010
  • AIEG Spring Seminar 2010, “Recent Preemption Fights in Auto Products Liability”
  • AIEG Auto Focus Fall Seminar 2010, Bonus Section: Effective Use of Other Similar Incident Evidence
2013

2009

  • Effective Trial Techniques; Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) Annual Seminar; Atlanta, Georgia; April 2009
  • Trial Techniques; Moderator of panel discussion; Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) Fall Workshop; Savannah, Georgia; October 2009
  • AIEG Spring Seminar 2009, Bonus Section: What Makes a Good Product Liability Case
2008

2008

  • Auto Products Liability Paralegals Seminar: Seat Back Defect Cases, Fall 2008
2014

2007

  • Demonstrative Evidence, Trial Advocacy Seminar, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (ICLE), December 2007
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