Public Interest Law Section Lunch & Learn: Making Change: Strategies for Impact Litigation

Topics:
  • Bar Association
  • Continuing Legal Education Program (CLE)

This Lunch and Learn will explore strategies for litigation aimed at creating law reform and advancing social justice in our communities. Together, the panelists bring decades of experience doing impact litigation from both a public interest and a private firm perspective. Among the issues that the panelists may address are: identifying the right case; strategic pleading; the role of amicus briefs; coalition litigation; settlement considerations; the use of public advocacy and the media; and litigation to achieve legislative change.

Panelists: Charlie Bliss
Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc.

Lisa Krisher
Georgia Legal Services Program

Debbie Segal
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, LLP

Moderator: Michael A. Caplan
Bondurant, Mixson & Elmore, LLP

Cost: $10 for Public Interest Law Section Members
$20 for Non-Members
Add $5 for 1 CLE hour, including 1 Trial Practice Hour
Lunch will be provided to those who register in advance

  • CLE Credit Comments: 1 CLE hour, including 1 Trial Practice Hour
  • Contact:
    Atlanta Bar Association
  • Website: m360.atlantabar.org