Please join us at the The Peabody Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee on September 20-22, 2017! Co-Chairs Nathan Shelby with Rainey, Kizer, Reviere & Bell and Hank Spragins with Hickman, Goza and Spragins are planning an outstanding CLE program!
The general format of the meeting will be a Wednesday evening Past President's reception, Thursday and Friday morning CLE sessions, a Thursday afternoon Young Lawyers Boot Camp and Thursday evening Awards Dinner. The meeting will conclude at noon on Friday. There will also be a golf tournament on Wednesday afternoon at The Links at Galloway.
Some of the topics this year include:
“From Practice to the Robe: Perspective from the Bench” - Judge Valerie L. Smith, Circuit Court of Shelby County, Tennessee
“Distracted Drivers, Walkers and Autonomous Vehicles” - David Cade and Lindsay Long of Exponent
“Willeford v. Klepper and the Separation of Powers Challenge to the “Givens Fix” Statute” – Peter Winterburn, Esq.
“Lawyers: Be a Badass, Not an Ass” - Rusty Reviere, Esq.
“Reasonable Certainty in Financial Damages: A Case Study” - Sharon Hamrick and Brent McDade from Elliott Davis Decosimo
“Hot Topics in Lawyer Ethics for Defense Lawyers”- Brian Faughnan
New this year will be a TDLA Health & Wellness Run/ Walk on Thursday morning at 6am. A great way to start the day! Indicate your participation on the registration form.
FULL CONFERENCE AGENDA: click here
Hotel Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-PEABODY and asking for the "Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association" rate of $210/ night. Deadline for the group rate reservations is August 30th.