DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Atlanta - Galleria
2780 Windy Ridge Pkwy
Atlanta, GA 30339
AIA - 6.00
AICP - 6.00
IACET - 0.60
Course book included with all formats
Navigate the Uncertainties and Challenges of Land Use Law
The onerous maze of rules, regulations and requirements surrounding land use and zoning causes problems for applicants, decision makers and third parties alike. Can you confidently clear key obstacles and advise clients on their rights and obligations? In this program, faculty with years of combined experience will share their hard-won insights on tackling the most common challenges in land use law. From statute and ordinance interpretation complications to procedural hitches, explore solutions to your top frustrations - register today!
This intermediate level program is designed for:
Includes - Ethics - 1.00
This program is approved for 6.0 hours of continuing legal education credit with the Georgia Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency, which includes 1.0 hour of ethical considerations.
AIA - 6.00
NBI, Inc. is a Registered Provider with The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System and is offering this registered program for 6.0 AIA/CES Learning Units, which will be reported to the AIA/CES for AIA members.
BRIAN E. DAUGHDRILL is a partner with Giacoma Roberts & Daughdrill LLC. He has an extensive background in real estate and development with nearly twenty five years’ experience, first as a real estate broker and developer, and now as a real estate attorney. Mr. Daughdrill's law practice concentrates on real estate and construction law issues connected with the development industry. He is admitted to the Georgia Supreme Court, the Georgia Court of Appeals and the 11th Circuit and Northern District of Georgia. Mr. Daughdrill earned his undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, from Valdosta State University; and his J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University.
KIMBERLEY J. HALE is a partner at Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP. Ms. Hale's practice includes litigation, regulatory, and transactional aspects of environmental law, as well as land use and zoning law. A large part of her practice has involved representing clients in connection with environmental concerns arising out of buying, selling, owning, and financing distressed real estate. Ms. Hale earned her B.C.E. degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology and her J.D. degree from the University of Georgia. She is admitted to practice in Georgia.
DANA K. MAINE is a founding member of the firm Freeman Mathis & Gary, LLP, where she heads the firms lawyer's and miscellaneous professional liability practice groups. Ms. Maine has defended corporations and local governments in trial and appellate matters involving land use and zoning, law enforcement, civil rights, and tort litigation. She is admitted to practice before the State Bar of Georgia, and before the U.S. District Court in all Georgia districts. Ms. Maine earned her B.A. degree from Agnes Scott College and her J.D. degree from Emory University School of Law. She is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the Federal Bar Association. Ms. Maine also is a former chair of the Governmental Law Committee for the Defense Research Institute and is recognized as a leading national authority on land use and zoning, law enforcement, and civil rights litigation. She has tried all types of local government lawsuits and has argued a number of significant Section 1983 and constitutional appellate matters before the Georgia Supreme Court and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.
THOMAS M. MITCHELL is a partner of the law firm of Carothers & Mitchell, LLC located in Buford. He serves as city attorney for Statham, Hoschton and Hiawassee, while his firm represents several other cities. Mr. Mitchell represents various counties in the areas of civil rights, land use, eminent domain, and nuisance. His litigation practice includes representation of numerous cities through the Georgia Interlocal Risk Management Agency, as well as several small businesses and individuals. Mr. Mitchell also represents clients with regard to real estate, zoning and permitting, access and boundary disputes, construction, and foreclosure. He has spoken many times in the past on zoning and other land use issues. Mr. Mitchell earned his undergraduate degree, with distinction, from the University of Virginia; and his J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Georgia Law School. He then served as law clerk to U.S. District Judge Harold L. Murphy before beginning private practice.
MATTHEW M. WEISS practices in the Atlanta office of Freeman Mathis & Gary, LLP. Mr. Weiss focuses his practice on the defense of local governments, as well as commercial litigation. His experience with public policy and governmental litigation includes zoning appeals and other land use matters, government contracts, bid protests, election contests, state attorney general proceedings, and other litigation involving government agencies. Mr. Weiss has previously represented multiple vendors in bid protests at various levels of administrative and judicial proceedings. He has counseled businesses on ethics, compliance, and procurement issues with the City of Atlanta and on pending legislation in the Georgia General Assembly. Mr. Weiss also has experience with internal investigations on federal regulatory compliance issues. He has significant experience with commercial litigation, including the defense of fiduciaries and trustees, as well as creditors’ rights and insolvency-related litigation. Mr. Weiss has represented debtors and creditors in foreclosure confirmation proceedings, suits on notes and guarantees, and equitable receivership proceedings in state and federal court. He also has experience representing secured and unsecured creditors and other parties-in-interest in Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 bankruptcy proceedings. Mr. Weiss also has experience with insurance-related litigation, defending attorneys in legal malpractice proceedings and handling insurance coverage disputes. Mr. Weiss served as a law clerk for The Honorable Marvin H. Shoob, United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, Atlanta Division. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law, where he served as the executive notes editor of the Georgia Law Review.
KATHRYN M. ZICKERT is a partner in the Atlanta law firm of Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP, where her main areas of practice are zoning and land use law. She served for 12 years as an associate magistrate in the Magistrate Court of DeKalb County, Decatur, Georgia, and for eight years as an adjunct faculty member at Emory University School of Law. Ms. Zickert is an extensive writer and frequent speaker on land use law and zoning topics. She has been named a member of the Georgia Trends Legal Elite for the past five years and an Atlanta Magazine Super Lawyer for the same time period. This year she was named one of Best Lawyers in America in zoning and land use. Ms. Zickert earned her B.A. degree, cum laude, from Vanderbilt University and her J.D. degree from Emory University School of Law.
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