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8405 Pulsar Place
Columbus, OH 43240
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Confidently Navigate the Complexities of Firearm Laws - From the Gun Show to the Holster
The constitutional protection of individual gun rights has never been stronger, but regulatory and liability concerns can hamper even the most responsible owner. Is your knowledge of federal, state and local law effective enough to protect your client from criminal or civil charges? Let our experienced faculty give you the insight you need. Learn the difference between Title 1 and Title 2 firearms, the requirements for selling at a gun show versus selling to a private party, and more. Make sure your clients are able to exercise their Second Amendment rights while avoiding liabilities that can put themselves or others at risk. Register today!
This basic-to-intermediate level seminar is intended for attorneys. The content will be useful for law enforcement, government officials, firearm dealers and advocates for gun rights or gun control. Paralegals may also benefit.
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course has been approved by the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 6.0 CLE credit hours, including 1.0 hour of attorney professional conduct instruction.
TIMOTHY R. EVANS is a sole practitioner in Hamilton, Ohio. His practice areas include probate, criminal, firearms, personal injury, and domestic relations. Mr. Evans has taught numerous concealed carry courses; is a certified NRA instructor; and is an instructor for the Ohio Division of Wildlife Hunter Education. He has also taught professional seminars in firearms law, criminal law, and probate law. Mr. Evans is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association; Butler County Bar Association; life member NRA; OGCA; member, Buckeye Firearms; National Muzzle Loading Rifle Association; Butler County Sportsman's Club; Middletown Spotsman's Club; and Fairfield Sportman's Club. He earned his B.A. and J.D. degrees from the University of Cincinnati. Mr. Evans is admitted to practice in Ohio and federal courts.
JOSEPH E. GIBSON is an attorney with a private practice focusing on workers' compensation law (representing both employers and injured workers) and firearms law. He is the owner of Gibson Law Offices, a solo-practitioner law firm with locations in Vandalia, Fairborn and Middletown. In the late 1980s and early 1990s, he worked for the Department of Defense at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Air Force Logistics Command. Mr. Gibsons' time there was mainly in the Air Force Contract Law Center, where he reviewed contracting officer's decisions for legal sufficiency. He was then appointed by the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation to be the local district attorney for Dayton and Springfield service offices where he represented the BWC at all levels of administrative hearing. Mr. Gibson advised claim and risk staff on claim questions, premium issues, and agency policy. He has instructed at Sinclair Community College and Edison State Community College in the political science and business law fields. In 2009, Mr. Gibson was elected to County Council in his home town of Tipp City, Ohio earning the highest number of votes a candidate has ever won up to that time. He was re-elected four years later. In 2014, he was selected to be council president. Mr. Gibson also serves on the Tipp City-Monroe Township Cable Access Commission and the Miami County Council. He has advised gun shop owners and private citizens on firearms law issues for several years, and has spoken on the subject to trade groups, recreational organizations and local civic groups. Mr. Gibson is a lifetime/benefactor member of the National Rifle Association of America. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Dayton and his J.D. degree from the University of Dayton School of Law.
SEAN MALONEY is a defense attorney and member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers who practices in all areas of firearm-related law, including 2nd Amendment rights, firearms preemption, defensive use of firearms criminal defense, federal and state restoration of gun rights, federal NICS appeals, and other BATEF matters. He has appeared as an expert witness in a variety of civil lawsuits related to firearms. Mr. Maloney is also founder of Second Call Defense, a national organization that provides complete legal protection for armed self-defense, with thousands of members in all 50 states. As legal director of Second Call Defense, Mr. Maloney regularly presents seminars throughout the Ohio and the United States related to lethal force and the law, civilian use of force in self defense, civil rights and the Second Amendment, to name a few. In addition, he is a member of the NRA Board of Directors and has served on various committees including, clubs and associations; NRA ILA Grassroots Development; education & training; Jeanne E. Bray Memorial Scholarship; and public affairs committees. He has served as Ohio NRA- ILA Election Volunteer Coordinator, chairman of the Butler County Friends of NRA Committee, a multi-discipline certified NRA instructor, NRA Golden Eagle benefactor life member, leader and legal counsel for Buckeye Firearms; co-director of Faculty Administrator Safety Training Emergency Response, F.A.S.T.E.R., in Ohio. Mr. Maloney is a recipient of the NRA-ILA Jay M. Littlefield Memorial Volunteer of the Year Award, and he has been inducted into the NRA-ILA EVC Hall of Fame. He received his B.A. degree from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and his J.D. degree from Ohio Northern University Law School.
JOSEPH M. PATCHEN is a partner at the firm of Carlile Patchen & Murphy LLP, where he practices business and real estate law. Mr. Patchen's business law practice emphasizes corporation and limited liability company formation, planning, succession, and asset protection in many different industries and professions. His commercial real estate representation emphasizes construction, leasing, and acquisition. In addition to being a member of the Columbus, Ohio, and American Bar associations and many other professional organizations, Mr. Patchen is a member of the Character and Fitness Committee of the Columbus Bar Association. He is also a trustee of the Ohio Historical Society, now known as the Ohio History Connection. Although he doesn't usually put it on his resume, for this seminar it seemed appropriate to also note that he is a member of the National Sporting Clays Association, the Ohio Gun Collectors Association and (as the immediate past captain of the Ohio Statehouse Battery during the Civil War 150th Anniversary) he is, in fact, a member of a “well-regulated militia." Mr. Patchen earned his B.A. degree from Boston College and his law degree from The Ohio State University.
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