Attorney Jonathan A. Pope, partner at Hasty Pope, LLP, LLP, will co-chair an educational seminar at the 2017 Georgia Trial Lawyers Association Annual Convention.
ATLANTA, GA, April 27, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ — Attorney Jonathan A. Pope, a partner at the law firm Hasty Pope, LLP, LLP – Atlanta, Canton & Gainesville will co-chair an educational seminar at the 2017 Georgia Trial Lawyers Association Annual Convention. The other co-chair is Stephen Lowry, partner at the firm Harris Lowry Manton – Atlanta & Savannah. The 2017 GTLA Annual Convention and President’s Gala will be held at the Ritz Carlton-Buckhead in Atlanta on April 27-28.
The annual convention affords members the opportunity to obtain mandatory continuing legal education credits. This year’s educational seminars will offer 12 CLE credit hours including 3 Trial, 1 Ethics, and 1 Professional. Attorneys Pope and Lowry will be co-chairing an afternoon session on April 27 dealing with Opening Statements. Guest speakers will cover four areas: The Basics of Opening Statements, Must Haves for Opening Statements, Watch Me: Opening Statements, and The ABC’s of Opening Statements: Always Be Closing. The seminar will conclude with a Judges Panel comprised of three judges from State and Superior courts.
The Georgia Trial Lawyers Association was formed in 1956. The group’s purpose is to strengthen and uphold Georgia’s civil justice system and protect the rights of Georgia citizens and consumers. The GTLA ensures that Georgians know and understand the importance of their right to trial by jury.
Jonathan Pope is a personal injury attorney. He is the Treasurer-Elect of GTLA. The law firm of Hasty Pope, LLP, LLP specializes in cases resulting from auto or truck accidents, medical malpractice, construction accidents, workers’ compensation, and wrongful death. A practicing attorney since 1995, Jonathan Pope has received numerous honors including being named a National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyer, recognized three times by Super Lawyers Magazine- Georgia, and nominated to Georgia Trend Magazine’s Legal Elite list.
Hasty Pope, LLP, LLP has offices in Atlanta, Canton, and Gainesville. To schedule a free consultation and case evaluation with a personal injury attorney, call (770) 741-1951.