MAJ ANNUAL CONVENTION



Seminar Agenda:

Time

Event

Thursday, June 6, 2019

7:30 - 10:00 AM 

Exhibitor Check-In & Set up

11:00 AM

Exhibit Hall Opens; Registration Opens

12:00 PM

Women's Caucus Luncheon (Keynote Speaker: Kathy Nester, Esq.)

Sponsored by Momentum Funding

1:30 PM

CLE Session

John Bey, Esq. (Atlanta, GA)

2:15 PM

Trucking Litigation A-Z

Marion Munley, Esq. (Scranton, PA)

3:00 PM

Break

3:00 PM

New Lawyers Division Meeting

Sponsored by Physician Life Care Planning

3:30 PM

Non-Cooperation Agreements, the Rules of Professional Conduct, and Evolutionary Biology

Robert Wiygul, Esq. (Ocean Springs, MS)

4:15 PM

True or False or Chuck (Ethics)

Adam Kilgore, Esq. (Jackson, MS)

5:15 PM

CLE Concludes

6:00  - 8:00 PM

Opening Night Reception

8:30 - 11:30 PM

New Lawyers Division Social

 

Friday, June 7, 2019

8:00 AM

Exhibit Hall Opens; Registration Opens

8:30 AM

The Trial Lawyer – Promoting Safety -Demanding Accountability -Forcing Change

Sean Domnick, Esq. (Palm Beach Gardens, FL)

9:15 AM

How to Get Away with Murder via the Landowner Protection Act

Ashley Ogden, Esq. (Jackson, MS)

9:45 AM

Break

9:45 AM

Criminal Law Section Meeting

10:15 AM

I Am a Trial Lawyer Because. . . Advocacy Changed My Life and I Want to Repay the Debt I Owe

Michael Sterling, Esq. (Atlanta, GA)

11:00 AM

Crossing Over: The Legal, Ethical and Humanitarian Issues Lawyers Face When Representing Undocumented Clients

Kathy Nester, Esq. (San Diego, CA)

12:00 - 2:00 PM

Membership Luncheon

2:00 PM

Views From the Bench: Practicing with Professionalism (professionalism)

  • Justice Jim Kitchens
  • Justice Leslie King
  • Judge Latrice Westbrooks
  • Judge David McCarty

3:00 PM

Preparing the In Extremis Client for Deposition

Danielle Mason, Esq. (Montgomery, AL)

4:00 PM

Break

4:30 PM

2019 Legislative Review: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

  • Senator Derrick Simmons (Greenville, MS)
  • Willie Bozeman (Jackson, MS)

4:30 PM

Exhibitor Tear Down

5:30 PM

CLE Concludes 

TBD

Outgoing President’s Party

Saturday, June 8, 2019

9:00 AM

Annual Meeting Check-in

10:00 AM

Annual Meeting


Registration Information:

Your registration fee entitles you to nine hours of top-notch CLE instructions, one ticket to the Membership Luncheon, free entry to the welcome reception, and the outgoing President’s party.

 

 

Register Online Now 

For a printable registration form, CLICK HERE

CLICK HERE to download a copy of the agenda.

 

CLICK HERE to purchase a ticket for the Membership Luncheon

CLICK HERE to purchase a ticket for the Women's Caucus Luncheon

CLICK HERE to sponsor a New Lawyer

 

Accommodations:

CLICK HERE to reserve your room at the Windsor Court Hotel or visit www.windsorcourthotel.com and enter the group code 7124332. Reservations may also be made by calling the Windsor Court Hotel reservations department at (888) 596-0955 and refer to the "Mississippi Association for Justice" block. All attendees and their guests have access to complimentary internet access in guests' rooms, complimentary access to the Fitness Center, discounted valet parking, and 20% off any spa treatments booked during the convention. All reservations should be received to the hotel no later than Monday, May 6, 2019.

 

 

Exhibitors/Sponsors: 

CLICK HERE to register online. If you have any questions, please contact the MAJ Office at 601-948-8631.