General-Solo-Small Firm Practitioners Section

This section provides its members with programs designed to further the professionalism, prestige and effectiveness of the practitioner. Members receive notice of legislation and other issues affecting them through the section’s newsletter.

Chair
Law Office of Samuel J. Gowin
341 Smith Circle
Tunnel Hill, GA 30755
(423)266-3131
Immediate Past Chair
Salu & Salu Law Firm, PLLC
2129 Stateline W., Suite A
Southaven, MS 38671
(662)342-7007

Don’t Miss Ethics CLE on Disaster Prevention

Two new ethics programs from the TBA focus on disaster prevention and recovery. The first offers a “how to” guide to prevent, prepare for and respond to a disaster with a focus on the business reasons for planning ahead and practical tips for guiding crisis decision making. The second course continues the theme with sessions on how to conduct a risk analysis, protect computers and networks, recover from technology crashes and restore human and financial resources.

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Be Your Own Risk Manager

Learn how to be your own risk manager with tips on legal malpractice in this online CLE course. Topics include firm business models, new client procedures and personnel. In Part I of the course, Chris Stiegemeyer with The Bar Plan, tests your knowledge of legal malpractice and ethics, and explains what you need to know to protect yourself from novel malpractice risks and ethics complaints. In Part 2, Stiegemeyer discusses your firm’s business model, new client procedures, billing and records systems and personnel.

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