Right to Counsel in Civil Cases

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 - 11:30am - 2:00pm
State Bar of Georgia Headquarters
104 Marietta Street, NW 3rd Floor
Atlanta, GA
The Georgia Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society, Georgia Legal Services Program, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia, Southern Center for Human Rights and State Bar of Georgia Access to Justice Committee presented:
Right to Counsel in Civil Cases
  • Michael A. Caplan, Associate, Bondurant Mixson & Elmore LLP
  • Atteeyah E. Hollie, Staff Attorney, Southern Center for Human Rights
  • Phyllis J. Holmen, Program Chair, Georgia Legal Services Program
  • John B. Pollock, Coordinator, National Coalition for a Civil Right to Counsel, Public Justice Center
  • Robert L. Rothman, Partner, Arnold Golden Gregory LLP
  • Gerry Weber, Senior Attorney, Southern Center for Human Rights; Member, Board of Advisors, ACS Georgia Lawyer Chapter
The ACS Georgia Lawyer Chapter heard a series of panel presentations on the right to counsel in civil cases discussing model statutes, the role of Gideon v. Wainwright on its 50th anniversary, and recent case developments in Georgia and throughout the country.  

ICLE credit of 2.0 hours are available for this event.  The cost is $35 per person.