The Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) is dedicated to protecting the Constitutional promise of justice for all by guaranteeing the right to trial by jury, preserving an independent judiciary, and providing access to the courts for all Georgians.
|May 16 - 17||Annual Convention & Gala * Loews Hotel * Atlanta - Walk-ins Welcome!|
|August 1 - 3||Auto Torts Workshop * Hilton Sandestin Resort * Destin, FL|
|August 21||Paralegal & Legal Assistant Workshop * State Bar of GA * Atlanta|
|September 25||Trial Practice Manual Revisited * State Bar of GA * Atlanta|
|October 18||Fall Workshop * The Lodge & Spa at Callaway Gardens * Pine Mountain|
|December 13||Holiday Workshop * St. Regis Hotel * Atlanta|
2013 Annual Convention & GTLA Gala
Please make plans to join the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association for the 2013 Annual Convention & Gala, which will be held on May 16th & 17th at the Loews Hotel in Midtown Atlanta. In addition to a wide variety of comprehensive CLE tracks geared towards your respective practice that will be offered, attendees will find ample time to 'Mix and Mingle' with fellow GTLA members. Click HERE to see the great line up of speakers in our brochure.
Thank You to Our Current Sponsors! Click HERE for a full list.
On Thursday evening, Butler, Wooten & Fryhofer, LLP are sponsoring the Welcome Reception, and that will be followed by the official New Lawyers Division After-Party at Steamhouse Lounge. To join the NLD After-Party as a sponsor, please click here.
At the conclusion of the seminars on Friday, May 17th, please make plans to join fellow GTLA members, judges, friends, colleagues and elected officials for the Annual Gala. The largest and most exciting party of the year, this year's Gala will feature the music of Party Nation. To purchase your tickets to the GTLA Gala, or to join as a sponsor, please click here.
In addition to all of the action at the Convention & Gala, the 6th Annual President's Cup Golf Tournament will be held on Wednesday, May 15th at the Cherokee Town & Country Club. The Tournament, which is sponsored by Forge Consulting, will begin with a 2:00 pm shotgun start. Sign up here!
Ready to register? Click here to reserve your spot at the 2013 Annual Convention & Gala.
Order the NEW Trial Practice Manual
Special thanks to Past President Chris Clark, Clark & Smith Law Firm, LLC, Macon and Christy Childers, Childers & McCain, LLC, Macon, for coordinating and editing the updated version of GTLA's one and only Trial Practice Manual. Have you purchased your copy yet? If not, order today and we'll ship it to you. The 2012 TPM has been updated in anticipation of the use of the new Federal Rules of Evidence in the State and Superior Courts beginning January 1, 2013. It's a must-have tool for all plaintiff trial lawyers.
Have You Uploaded to the Document Bank Lately?
Champion Member Matt Flournoy has created an instructional video on how to upload documents to the Document Bank. Participate in his challenge -- upload at least one document every month! To see the video, click here.