Cobb Galleria Centre
2 Galleria Parkway Southeast
Atlanta, GA 30339
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An Expansive Look at Real Estate Practice: From Acquisitions to Leasing to Development
Immerse yourself in real estate law! This 2-day program comes replete with the fundamental knowledge every real estate practitioner and many nonlawyer professionals must know. Dip into real estate transactions; gain an understanding of title and title insurance; delve into the basics of easement, boundary, land use issues and much more. Don't miss this opportunity to refresh or build a foundation for a real estate practice - register today!
This basic level seminar is designed for:
Day 1: Purchase and Sale; Title; Tax; Financing
Day 2: Leases; Development; Easements; Zoning and Land Use
Day 1: Purchase and Sale; Title; Tax; Financing
Day 2: Leases; Development; Easements; Zoning and Land Use
including - Ethics: 1.00
This program is approved for 12.0 hours of continuing legal education credit with the Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency of the State Bar of Georgia, which includes 1.0 hour of ethical considerations.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 1.20 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. State different types of real estate transactions. 2. Explain ways to finance real estate. 3. List different types of surveys. 4. Identify key closing documents. 5. State tax consequences upon the sale/transfer of real property. 6. Name four key provisions of real estate leases. 7. Identify financing opportunities in real estate development. 8. State what an easement is. 9. Define restrictive covenants. 10. Name key environmental laws and real estate vulnerabilities. 11. Explain ethical standards to which you must adhere.
This course has been approved by the Georgia Real Estate Commission for 12.0 hours of real estate continuing education credit.
DEBORAH S. BAILEY is the founder of Bailey Helms Legal LLC, in Roswell, Georgia. Ms. Bailey attended the State University of New York at Buffalo, where she received a B.S. degree in business administration with a concentration in finance. She received her J.D. degree from the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, and is admitted to the State Bar of Georgia and The Florida Bar. Ms. Bailey is a member of the American Land Title Association (ALTA) Abstractors and Title Insurance Agents Section's Executive Committee. She is a member of ALTA’s Education Committee and co-chair of its Workforce Development Committee. She is a member of the Executive Committee of the Real Property Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia and chair of its Innovations Committee. Ms. Bailey is also the secretary of the Southeast Land Title Association and chair of its Georgia Governmental Affairs Committee.
GEORGE M. BOBO is a partner in the law firm of Weissman P.C., located in Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Bobo works with lenders, developers and owners in sophisticated commercial transactions. His practice includes representation of commercial conduit lenders securitized by shopping centers, apartments, and warehouse and industrial properties in several states. He also handles general commercial real estate transactional and secured lending, including representation of SBA lenders and institutional lenders in land acquisition, land development, commercial and residential construction, commercial permanent financing, and asset based lending for trade lines of credit. In addition, he assists owners and developers in acquisitions, joint ventures, and tax free exchanges; leasing; formation of property owners associations; and representation of financial institutions in work-out, restructures and foreclosures of troubled loans, bankruptcy and litigation. Mr. Bobo earned his B.B.A. degree from the University of Georgia and his LL.M. degree from the University of Georgia School of Law. He is admitted to practice in Georgia.
WILLIAM W. DOWNS is an attorney with Downs Law, LLC, in Decatur. He practices in the areas of commercial litigation, landlord/tenant law, homeowners associations, collections and real estate disputes. Mr. Downs has tried numerous bench trials and jury trials throughout Georgia. He is a member of the State Bar of Georgia's Access to Justice Committee, the Lawyers Club of Atlanta, the Atlanta Bar Association and the DeKalb County Bar Association. Mr. Downs received his A.B.J. degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Georgia and his J.D. degree from Vanderbilt University.
KIM M. JACKSON is a trial attorney and partner with the law firm of Bovis, Kyle, Burch & Medlin, LLC, in Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Jackson primarily handles claims involving professional liability, including claims against lawyers, professional licensing, insurance coverage and bad faith, and premises liability. He is a frequent speaker and writes about attorney liability, legal ethics, insurance coverage/bad faith litigation and civil litigation skills. Mr. Jackson graduated with his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, at Wabash College and earned his J.D. degree at the University of Kentucky School of Law. He is licensed to practice in Georgia, Kentucky and Texas. Mr. Jackson is a member of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, the ABA Lawyers' Professional Liability Consortium, the Georgia Defense Lawyers Association, the Professional Liability Underwriting Society, and the Atlanta Lawyers Club. Mr. Jackson has been designated as a Super Lawyer every year since 2008, four times being named in the Top 100 Lawyers in Georgia.
BRIAN J. MORRISSEY is a partner with the Atlanta law firm of Ragsdale, Beals, Seigler, Patterson & Gray, LLP, where he practices in the areas of complex business construction and insurance coverage litigation. He has published numerous articles on a variety of topics, including current construction law issues, and published four chapters in Georgia Jurisprudence. Mr. Morrissey is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, The Florida Bar, and the Atlanta and American bar associations. Mr. Morrissey earned his B.A. degree from Davidson College and his J.D. degree, with honors, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
WARREN R. POWER is a founding member of Power Jaugstetter, P.C., and has more than 30 years of professional legal experience focusing on eminent domain and real estate litigation. Mr. Power has represented numerous state and local governments in their acquisitions, and he has represented property owners against various local governments and also the federal government. He has tried more than 60 jury trials, has handled numerous mediations, and has served as a mediator in eminent domain matters. Mr. Power is admitted to practice law in Georgia and Virginia, and he has been admitted pro hac vice in Alabama and Tennessee. Mr. Power received his undergraduate degrees from Christopher Newport College in Virginia, and his J.D. degree from Mercer University’s School of Law.
MARTIN A. SHELTON is a partner with Weissman P.C., who works with the commercial real estate and litigation practice groups, and brings almost 20 years of experience in environmental and land use law. He focuses his practice on trial and appellate litigation of environmental claims for both plaintiffs and defendants; counseling clients on addressing environmental issues arising in real estate transactions, ownership, and development; as well as compliance and permitting under environmental laws and regulations. Mr. Shelton’s clients include individuals, corporations, neighborhood/community association groups, governmental entities, foundations, and non-profit organizations. Mr. Shelton is a member of the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Georgia, the District of Columbia Bar and the Washington State Bar Association. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of North Carolina and his J.D. degree, cum laude, from Georgia State University College of Law.
GREGORY M. TAUBE is a partner with the law firm of Nelson Mullins Raleigh & Scarborough, LLP, in Atlanta. He practices in the areas of bankruptcy, creditors' rights, and business litigation. Mr. Taube primarily advocates for creditors and landlords in state and federal courts, including bankruptcy courts in Georgia and Alabama. He also regularly represents litigants in consumer finance litigation, contract and real estate disputes, franchise and distribution disputes, business torts, and other business litigation. Mr. Taube actively participates as a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute's Ethics and Professional Compensation Committee and the American Bar Association Business Law Section's Consumer Financial Services Committee. He is a member of the Atlanta Bar Association and serves on the Editorial Board of The Atlanta Lawyer. Mr. Taube frequently writes and speaks on bankruptcy and creditors' rights issues. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of South Alabama and his J.D. degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Alabama School of Law.
DAVID A. WEISSMANN is the founder of the law firm of Weissmann Zucker Euster Morochnik P.C., where he practices in the areas of commercial real estate, secured lending, corporate, and business law. Mr. Weissmann is the former chairman of the eCLE Committee for the Real Property and Probate Section of the American Bar Association. He is a frequent speaker on real estate law issues, including "A Response to Disaster: Changed Conditions on Termination of Property Restrictions and Covenants," the ABA Real Property and Probate Meeting, San Diego; "Title Issues on Purchase Contracts," National Business Institute; "Understanding the Insurance Provisions of Commercial Leases and Mortgage Loan Documentation;" and the 19th Annual Real Property Law Institute, Sea Island, Georgia. Mr. Weissmann also wrote Construction Lending, ABA Real Property and Probate; and Removing Restrictive Covenants as Burdens to a Disaster Response, ABA Real Property and Probate. He earned his B.A. degree, with distinction and Echols Scholar, from the University of Virginia; and his J.D. degree, cum laude, from the University of Georgia, where he served on the Law Review and was the recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award for constitutional law.
$565 / Each Additional
$555 / New Professional