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The following is a selection of calendar events of interest to lawyers and legal professionals in Georgia. To submit an item, please email Eden Jackson Landow at elandow@alm.com and include: title, sponsoring organization, date, time, address, continuing legal education hours and contact phone number and email. These listings are updated periodically. For specific information on these events, please contact the sponsoring organizations.

 

June 13

AVLF 7th Annual Beer Tasting & BBQ Battle. Sponsored by Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation and Atlanta Legal Aid Society. June 13, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Park Tavern, 500 10th St. N.E. Contact: 404-524-5811.

June 18

Atlanta Bar Tax Law Section Joint Meeting with the GSCPA Atlanta Chapter. Co-sponsored by the Atlanta Bar Association Tax Law Section and the Georgia Society of CPAs. June 18, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Buckhead Club, 3344 Peachtree Road, N.E., Suite 2600. 1 hour CLE credit pending. Contact: sections@atlantabar.org or 404 521-0781.

June 19

ACYL and Judicial Sections Joint Social. Co-sponsored by the Atlanta Council of Young Lawyers Section and the Judicial Section. June 19, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Dip N’ Dab, Amsterdam Ave., N.E. #3.  Contact: sections@atlantabar.org or 404 521-0781.

June 20

The Lawyer’s Compass: Character, Ethics and Trust in Modern Legal Practice. Sponsored by the State Bar of Georgia Institute of Continuing Legal Education. June 20, 7:45 a.m.-3:30 p.m. State Bar of Georgia Center, 104 Marietta St., N.W. 6 CLE hours, including 2 Ethics. Contact: 678-529-6688 or icle@gabar.org.

June 25

2019 Annual Spellbound for Justice Scrabble Tournament. Sponsored by Georgia Appleseed Center for Law & Justice’s Young Professionals Council. June 25, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Hudson Grille Midtown, 942 Peachtree St., N.E. Contact: 678-426-4640 or info@gaappleseed.org.

June 25

Summer Associate Day at the Bankruptcy Court. Sponsored by the Atlanta Bar Association Bankruptcy Section. June 25, 3 p.m., followed by reception at 5:30 p.m. Richard B. Russell Federal Building and United States Courthouse, 75 Ted Turner Drive, SW . Contact: sections@atlantabar.org or 404-521-0781.

July 8-9

ISO 45001 Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems—Understanding & Implementing the Standard. Sponsored by Fisher & Phillips. July 8-9, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Fisher & Phillips, 1075 Peachtree St., N.E., Ste. 1500. Contact: (404) 240-4280 or tspencer@fisherphillips.com.

July 11-13

Fiduciary Law Institute. Co-sponsored by the State Bar of Georgia Fiduciary Law Section and the State Bar of Georgia Institute of Continuing Legal Education. July 11, 7:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.; July 12, 8:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.; July 13, 8:30 a.m.-12:35 p.m. Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, 39 Beach Lagoon Rd, Fernandina Beach, Florida. 12 CLE hours, including 2.5 Ethics; 2 Professionalism and 3 Trial Practice. Contact: 678-529-6688 or icle@gabar.org.

July 12-13

Environmental Law Section Annual Summer Seminar. Co-sponsored by the State Bar of Georgia Environmental Law Section and the Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia. July 12, 7:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., and July 12, 7:15 a.m.-1:15 p.m. The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort, 201 Arnold Road, St. Simons Island. 8 CLE hours, including 1 Ethics and 1 Professionalism. Contact: icle@gabar.org.

July 15-16

GAWL Foundation 17th Annual Girl Scout Project. Sponsored by the Georgia Association of Women Lawyers. July 15 and July 16, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. State Bar of Georgia Center, 104 Marietta St., N.W. . Contact: lilianasalinas678@gmail.com.

July 20

2019 Glitter Gala & Auction-Brazilian Nights. Sponsored by the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys Foundation and Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys. July 20, 6 p.m., St. Regis Atlanta, 88 W. Paces Ferry Road, N.W. Contact: Gala@gabwa.org,

July 25-27

Insurance Law Institute. Co-sponsored by the State Bar of Georgia and the Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia. July 25, 7:15 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.; July 26, 7:15 a.m.-12:45 p.m.; and July 27, 7:15 a.m.-12:45 p.m.  The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort, 201 Arnold Road, St. Simons Island. 12 CLE hours, including 2 Ethics, 1 Professionalism and 3 Trial Practice. Contact: icle@gabar.org.

Aug. 20

Annual Judicial Reception. Sponsored by Gate City Bar Association. 6 p.m.-8 p.m., King & Spalding, 1180 Peachtree St. N.W. Contact: 404-669-300 or info@gatecitybar.org.

Aug. 24

5th Annual Cocktails Around Latin America, honoring the GHBA Lawyer of the Year. Sponsored by the Georgia Hispanic Bar Association. Aug. 24, 7 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Druid Hills Golf Club, 740 Clifton Road, N.E. Contact: ghbaofficers@gmail.com.

Aug. 29

The Trial of Leo Frank: A Legal Chronicle and Analysis. Sponsored by the State Bar of Georgia Institute of Continuing Legal Education. Aug. 29, 8:15 a.m.-11:50 a.m. Cobb County Superior Court, 70 Haynes St., Marietta. 2.5 CLE hours, including 1 Ethics, 1 Professionalism and 2 Trial Practice. Contact: 770-528-1801 or icle@gabar.org.

Sept. 26-27

Solo and Small Firm Retreat. Sponsored by the Law Practice Management Program of the State Bar of Georgia. Sept. 26, 9:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.; Sept. 27, 7 a.m.-4:30 p.m. State Bar of Georgia Center, 104 Marietta St., N.W. 12 CLE hours. Contact: 404-527-8700 or icle@gabar.org.

Nov. 9

Gate City Foundation’s 19th Annual Hall of Fame Gala. Sponsored by Gate City Bar Association. Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m.-midnight. Grand Hyatt Atlanta, 3300 Peachtree Road N.W. Contact: 404-669-300 or info@gatecitybar.org.

Nov. 12-13

7th Annual Atlanta International Arbitration Society Conference. “Skills and Cultures: The Road Ahead for International Arbitration.” Sponsored by the Atlanta Center for International Arbitration and Mediation. Nov. 12, noon-9 p.m., and Nov. 13, 7:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Affiliated with Georgia State University College of Law, 85 Park Place, N.E. 12.25 CLE hours, including 1 Professionalism and 1.25 Ethics. Contact: https://arbitrateatlanta. org/contact-us/