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Includes - Ethics - 1.00
This program is approved by the Georgia Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency. This program may qualify for up to 6.0 hours of distance learning continuing legal education credit with the Georgia Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency, which includes 1.0 hour of distance learning ethical considerations.
HILLARY L. BURNS is with The Burns Law Firm, LLC, where she practices in the areas of wills, estate planning, probate, trust law, personal injury, bankruptcy and criminal defense. She is a member of the State Bar of Georgia. Ms. Burns received her J.D. degree from Mercer University and her B.A. degree from Agnes Scott College.
JENNIFER R. BURNS is the assistant county attorney at the Chatham County Attorney’s Office, where she assists in providing legal advice and representation to the Board of Commissioners, county departments, county boards and some elected officials. Ms. Burns is a member of the Appellate Practice, Constitutional Law, and Local Government Law sections of the State Bar of Georgia. She earned her J.D. degree from Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law.
PATRICK S. FERRIS is an attorney in private practice located in Douglas, Georgia. Mr. Ferris is a graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law, where he was named to two national trial competition teams. During law school, he served as a judicial extern to a federal magistrate judge and as a teaching assistant to Professor Lee Reed. After graduating from law school, Mr. Ferris prosecuted DUI cases in Athens, Georgia. He is admitted to practice in all Georgia and South Carolina courts, as well as the United States District Courts of the Northern, Middle, and Southern districts of Georgia. Mr. Ferris is also admitted to the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina and the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States. He is a member of several professional associations. Mr. Ferris is a fellow of the Georgia Bar Foundation and is a past president of the Douglas Bar Association.
LYNNE M. FLEMING is an attorney in private practice, she focuses her practice on criminal defense - state and federal, along with traffic/DUI offenses, as well as juvenile delinquency. Prior to her admission to the State Bar of Georgia, Ms. Fleming practiced in both state and federal courts in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Ohio. In Ohio, she was certified to defend death penalty cases for six years. In New Jersey, Ms. Fleming represented the state as an assistant county prosecutor in more than 120 felony jury and bench trials. She is currently admitted to the U.S. Supreme Court. Ms. Fleming has been selected as Best Criminal Defense Lawyers in Savannah, Georgia by Three Best Rated. She is a member of many professional organizations, including the Savannah and American bar associations, and the State Bar of Georgia. She received her B.A. degree from Rowan University, Glassboro, New Jersey, followed by her J.D. degree from Widener University School of Law.
J. MARIA WATERS successfully prosecuted cases in the Athens-Clarke County Solicitor’s Office, the District Attorney’s Offices in Athens-Clarke-Oconee and Chatham counties, and the United States Attorney’s Office. She subsequently worked for a Savannah law firm and operated her own law firm. Ms. Waters currently serves as an in-house counsel for Progressive Insurance. She also has been active in the legal and local communities. Ms. Waters currently serves on various State Bar of Georgia committees, including the Investigative Panel (Past Chair), Statewide Judicial Evaluation Committee, and the Elections Committee. She is admitted to practice in Georgia courts, the United States District Courts of the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Georgia, the United States Court of Appeals for Veteran Claims, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court. Ms. Waters earned her J.D. degree from the University of Georgia Law School and graduated, summa cum laude, from Spelman College.