2005 Workshop

September 23, 2005 - 12:15pm to September 25, 2005 - 12:15pm

Program

Everything I Needed to Know About Legal Ethics That I Never Learned in Law School

Friday
Introduction (webcast)
Sally Lockwood, Executive Director, Chief Justice’s Commission on Professionalism
Clark D. Cunningham, W. Lee Burge Professor of Law & Ethics, Georgia State University College of Law and Director of NIFTEP
Panel 1: Everything I Needed to Know About Legal Ethics to Practice Criminal Law” (webcast)
Moderator: Professor Tim Floyd, GSU College of Law
John Wesley Hall, Law Offices of John Wesley Hall, Little Rock
Amie L.Clifford, Director, Center for Prosecution Ethics, National College of District Attorneys
Sharisse O’Carroll, O’Carroll & O’Carroll, Tulsa
Q & A
 Panel 2: “Everything I Needed to Know About Legal Ethics for a Civil Practice”(webcast)
Moderator: Professor Roy Sobelson, GSU College of Law
Ellen Pansky, Pansky & Markle, South Pasadena
Lawrence Wojcik, DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary, Chicago
Michael Downey, Fox Galvin, St. Louis
Q & A
 Panel 3: “What Are Effective Ways for Practicing Attorneys to Participate in Teaching Ethics and Professionalism to Law Students?”(webcast)
Moderator: Professor Russell Pearce, Fordham Law School
Professor Clark Cunningham, GSU College of Law
Professor Liz Ryan Cole, Vermont Law School
Professor Patrick Longan, Mercer Law School
Q &A
Closing Session: "The Legal Profession" A New 1st Year Required Course on Professionalism at the Mercer Law School”(webcast)
Professor Patrick Longan, Mercer Law School
Saturday
Opening Address: “Professional Identity Formation Among Law Students,” Dean Daisy Floyd, Mercer Law School
Q &A
Teaching Demonstrations
Professor Susan Fortney, Texas Tech Law School
Carl Zahner, Director, Florida Center for Professionalism
Professor Joan Vestrand, Cooley Law School 
Amie Clifford, Director, Center for Prosecution Ethics, National College of District Attorneys
Michael Downey, Fox Galvin, St. Louis
Closing Address: "Perspectives from a Teacher of Business Ethics. 
Professor Timothy Mahoney, Providence College
Sunday
 “The New Georgia Mentoring Requirement,”
Douglas Ashworth, Director: Transition Into Law Practice Program
Small Group Reporting and Closing Session

Fellows

Doug Ashworth
Director
State Bar of Georgia Transition Into Law Practice Program

R. Michael Cassidy
Associate Professor
Boston College Law School

Matthew T. Christensen
Anderson, Julian & Hull, LLP

Amie L. Clifford
Assistant Director for National Programs
Director
National Center for Prosecution Ethics
National College of District Attorneys

Liz Ryan Cole
Professor
Vermont Law School

Michael P. Downey
Adjunct Professor
Washington University School of Law

Patrick F. Fischer
Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL

Susan Saab Fortney
George H. Mahon Professor of Law
Texas Tech University School of Law

Michelle Ward Ghetti
Professor
Southern University Law Center

John Wesley Hall, Jr.
Chair of Ethics Advisory Committee
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Neil Hamilton
Professor; Director Holloran Center
University of ST. Thomas, MN

Angela Mae Kupenda
Professor of Law
Mississippi College School of Law

Donald R. Lundberg
Executive Secretary
Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission

Judith A. McMorrow
Professor of Law
Boston College Law School

Paula Nailon
Director of Professional Development
University of Arizona College of Law

Sharisse O'Carroll
Professor
University of Tulsa College of Law

Ellen A. Pansky
Pansky & Markle

Paul D. Paton
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Law, Queen's University

Arnold R. Rosenfeld
Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP

Roy Stucky
Professor
University of South Carolina

Joan Vestrand
Associate Professor of Law; Dean
Thomas M. Cooley Law School

Lawrence A. Wojcik
DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary US LLP

Melvin F. Wright Jr.
Executive Director
North Carolina Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism

Carl J. Zahner
Director
Center for Professionalism
The Florida Bar

Speakers and Discussants

Clark D. Cunningham
W. Lee Burge Professor of Law & Ethics
Georgia State University College of Law

Daisy Hurst Floyd
Dean and Professor of Law
Walter F. George School of Law
Mercer University

Tim Floyd
Visiting Professor
Georgia State University College of Law

Sally Evans Lockwood
Executive Director
Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism

Timothy Mahoney
Associate Professor
Department of Philosophy
Providence College

Patrick Longan
William Augustus Bootle Chair in Ethics & Professionalism
Walter F. George School of Law
Mercer University

Russell G. Pearce
Co-Director
Louis Stein Center for Law & Ethics
Fordham University School of Law

Roy Sobelson
Professor
Georgia State University College of Law

Robert M. Wilcox
Director
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough Center on Professionalism
University of South Carolina School of Law