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5069 Sanderlin Avenue
Memphis, TN 38117
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Adeptly Handle Governmental Legal Matters
Are you up to speed on local government law? Examine the disputes and challenges municipalities are currently faced with and listen as experienced faculty share their strategies and techniques for dealing with them. Get the information you need to prevent and resolve government problems - register today!
This basic-to-intermediate level seminar is designed for attorneys and government officials who would like tips and strategies for overcoming current challenges in municipal law. It may also benefit paralegals.
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course has been approved by the Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for a maximum of 6.0 hours of credit, which includes 1.0 hour of ethics.
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course has been approved by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education for a maximum of 6.0 hours of credit, including 1.0 hour of ethics.
YVONNE CHATMAN-HENDREE currently serves as contracts coordinator for Memphis Light Gas & Water Division of the city of Memphis, where she is responsible for managing and advising in the areas of contracts and supplier diversity. Ms. Chatman-Hendree has served as litigation coordinator, interim manager of procurement and contracts, and acting assistant manager of account services. She is a member of the Ben F. Jones Chapter of the National Bar Association, the National Bar Association, the Memphis Bar Association, the Association for Women Attorneys-Memphis, the Tennessee Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. Ms. Chatman-Hendree is the parliamentarian for the Tennessee Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy. She previously has served as special judge for Shelby County General Sessions Court-Civil Division, a member of the Paralegal Studies Advisory Committee for Southwest Tennessee Community College, a member of the Tennessee Board of Law Examiners District 9 Investigating Committee, and as an advisor to the president of the National Interstate Youth Convention of the Church of God. Ms. Chatman-Hendree received the District Award of Merit from the Boy Scouts of America and the A.A. Latting Award for Outstanding Community Service from the Ben F. Jones Chapter of the National Bar Association. She holds a Juris Doctor degree from the Memphis State University (now the University of Memphis); a Master of Arts degree in religion from Memphis Theological Seminary, magna cum laude; and a Bachelor of General Studies degree from the University of Kansas.
CINDY COLE ETTINGOFF has practiced labor and employment law representing both employers and employees for more than 20 years in OSHA, wage and hour, FMLA, ADA, and other employment law matters. In recent years, one of the major focuses of her practice has been assisting growing employers in the development of their employment policies and practices, including drug testing policies, disciplinary policies, workers' compensation policies, and performance policies, as well as in contract drafting and negotiation. In addition, Ms. Ettingoff also serves as a mediator on employment-related disputes. She earned her J.D. degree from the University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, where she was a member of the Law Review.
GEOFFREY LEWIS is an attorney within the Memphis Light Gas & Water Division of the city of Memphis. He reviews contracts and related materials, such as public bids, and also provides advice on claims and customer service. Mr. Lewis is licensed to practice law in the state of Tennessee and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee. He earned his B.S. degree from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville and his J.D. degree from The University of Memphis-Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law.
MARK McGRADY is an attorney with Farrar & Bates LLP, practicing in the areas of insurance defense, municipal liability defense, civil rights defense, police liability defense, governmental tort liability defense, employment law, employment discrimination and trial and appellate law. He was Fountain County (Indiana) chief deputy prosecutor from 2007-2011 and Fountain County prosecuting attorney from1999-2006. Mr. McGrady earned his B.A. degree, summa cum laude, from Wabash College and his J.D. degree, high honors, from Duke University School of Law.
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