Our Seminars

The Trucking Attorneys are frequent speakers at seminars across the country on issues involving trucking law. We enjoy sharing our experiences and practice pointers with other lawyers who are handling trucking cases. Whether you are handling your first trucking case or your hundredth, we invite you to attend one of our seminars. Please come up to us and introduce yourself. We always have time to meet and speak with other lawyers.

2013 Speaking Engagements

Date Event Location
January 10 State Bar Midyear Meeting
Joe Fried
St. Regis in Atlanta, Georgia
January 15 Pincus Trucking Law Webinar
Joe Fried
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January 24 ICLE Seminar “Superstar Personal Injury Lawyers Best Verdicts and Settlements 2012″
Joe Fried
State Bar Headquarters, Atlanta, Georgia
January 24-26 TLC Florida Regional Seminar “Discovering the Story”
Joe Fried
Key Largo, Florida
January 27 APITLA Program “When Can A Pickup Truck Be A Commercial Motor Vehicle & Understanding Rules Applicable to Non-CDL Commercial Drivers”
Joe Fried
South Miami Beach, Florida
February 6-10 STLA [Southern Trial Lawyers Assoc.] Mardi Gras Conf.
Joe Fried
New Orleans, Louisiana
February 9-13 AAJ Winter Conference
Joe Fried
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
February 19-22 FJA Workhorse Seminar
Joe Fried
Orlando, Florida – Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resort
February 21 SC Trucking Program w/Buck Rogers &nbsp
March 5 Chicago Bar Lunch Seminar
Joe Fried
Chicago, Illinois
March 6-8 ABA – Tips Transportation Megaconference XI: Trucking & Motor Carrier Litigation
Joe Fried
New Orleans, Louisiana
March 21 GA Trucking Program -
April 12-13 NCAJ – Maximizing Damages Program
Joe Fried
Greensboro, North Carolina
May 10 Minnesota Trucking Program Minnesota
May 13-18 TLC Staff Training Wyoming
May 17-19 AAJ Leaders Forum
Joe Fried
Santa Fe, New Mexico
June 9-11 TBI Conference Las Vegas, Nevada
June 22 AAJ Conference San Diego, California
June 27-28 Conference with Tim Lange -
July 20-24 AAJ Annual Convention – Motor Vehicle Section/Business Litigation Group
Joe Fried
San Francisco, CA
September 6 “How to Increase the Value of Trucking Cases” Personal Injury Seminar with Michael Goldberg Georgia State Bar Headquarters
October 19-23 Fall TAOS Retreat New York

Past Seminars – 2012

Date Event Location
January 25 Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) Workshop
Joe Fried
Atlanta, Georgia
February 15-18 Southern Trial Lawyers Mardi Gras Conference
Joe Fried
New Orleans, LA
March 29-30 American Conference Institute: Brain Injury Litigation
Joe Fried
Union League, Philadelphia
April 12 Meet the Judges, State Bar Headquarters
Michael Goldberg
Atlanta, Georgia
May 10-11 Georgia Trial Lawyers 2012 Annual Convention
Joe Fried
Atlanta, Georgia

Past Seminars – 2012

Date Event Location
January 25 Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) Workshop
Joe Fried
Atlanta, Georgia
February 15-18 Southern Trial Lawyers Mardi Gras Conference
Joe Fried
New Orleans, LA
March 29-30 American Conference Institute: Brain Injury Litigation
Joe Fried
Union League, Philadelphia
April 12 Meet the Judges, State Bar Headquarters
Michael Goldberg
Atlanta, Georgia
May 10-11 Georgia Trial Lawyers 2012 Annual Convention
Joe Fried
Atlanta, Georgia
December 7 AAJ Trial Guides Chapter [Investigation of the Case]
Joe Fried
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December 11 NBI Teleconference
Joe Fried
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Past Seminars – 2011

Date Event Location
December 2 South Carolina Auto Torts
Michael Goldberg
Atlanta, GA – Ritz Carlton
December 4-6 Traumatic Brain Injury Summit
Joe Fried
Denver, CO – Four Seasons
December 9 Trial Advocacy, State Bar Headquarters
Michael Goldberg
Atlanta, GA
December 16 Motor Carrier Seminar, State Bar Headquarters
Joe Fried, Michael Goldberg
Columbia, South Carolina

 

Past Seminars – 2011 Events

Date Event Location
November 11 New Jersey Association of Justice: “Anything but Auto”
Joe Fried
Meadowlands, New Jersey
October 28 Comprehensive Trucking Litigation
Buck Rogers, Michael Goldberg
Columbia, SC
October 27-30 State Bar of GeorgiaFall MeetingChair: Aviation TrackBuck Rogers Jekyll Island, GA
September 21 Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)Dram Shop Claims and DUI, Proof, Prosecution and Trial PresentationsBuck Rogers Atlanta, GA
September 15-17 Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America (APITLA)National Interstate Trucking SummitJoe Fried St. Louis, MO
September 15 Beasley AllenLegal Strategies Conference & Expo“Trucking Cases”Buck Rogers Atlanta, GA
September 9 Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE) Secrets to a Successful Personal Injury Practice:  Learning to Evaluate Cases and Maximize Results“Why Trucking Cases are Different from Auto Accident Cases”Joe Fried, Michael Goldberg Atlanta, GA
August 2 National Business Institute Teleconference“Commercial Vehicle Crash Litigation Guide”Joe Fried Atlanta, GA
July 28-30 Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA)Auto Torts WorkshopBuck Rogers Destin, FL
July 24 South Carolina Association of Reconstruction Specialists (SCARS)“Commercial Vehicle Litigation”Buck Rogers Charleston, SC
June 23-26 Gary Christy Memorial Georgia Trial Skills Clinic (GTSC)Lecture: “Fundamentals of Direct Examination”
Joe FriedLecture: “Themes & Theories”
Buck Rogers
Athens, GA
June 22 “Mediating and Early Resolution of Truck Collision Cases”Joe Fried
June 13 Georgia State PatrolGeorgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC)“Cadet Cross Examination”Buck Rogers Forsyth, GA
June 12-14 Advocacy 360 Trucking Litigation SeminarJoe Fried, Buck Rogers, Michael Goldberg New Orleans, LA
May 21-26 Trial Lawyers College, Staff TrainingJoe Fried Thunderhead Ranch, WY
May 20 American Association for JusticeInterstate Trucking Litigation GroupLitigating Truck Collision Cases“Top Ten Rules in a Trucking Collision Case—from First Client Call to Closing Argument”Joe Fried Atlanta, GA
May 6 Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA)Annual Convention“Trucking Cases”Buck Rogers, Michael Goldberg Atlanta, GA
May 5 Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA)Annual ConventionChampions Trial Skills“Dealing with Difficult Clients and Very Nice Defendants”New Plaintiffs Lawyers“Finding and Presenting Your Client’s Story”Joe Fried Atlanta, GA
April 18 South Carolina Highway PatrolMulti-Disciplinary Accident Investigation Team (MAIT)“Commercial Vehicle Inspection”Buck Rogers Columbia, SC
April 14 Torts Made Perfect“Truck Driver and Trucking Company Insurance Coverage—Finding It After Being Told It Doesn’t Exist”Joe Fried Las Vegas, NV
March 31 State Bar of Georgia – Young Lawyers DivisionSpring MeetingMichael Goldberg Las Vegas, NV
March 25 State Bar of GeorgiaCarlson on Evidence Seminar“Successful Direct Examination Strategies”Joe Fried Atlanta, GA
March 17 Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)“Catastrophic Injuries, Third Party Claims”Buck Rogers Atlanta, GA
March 4 Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationTrucking TechnologyBuck Rogers New Orleans, LA
February 9-13 Staff, Trial Lawyers College“Closing Argument”Joe Fried Orlando, FL
February 2 Macon Trial Lawyers AssociationMichael Goldberg Macon, GA
January 21 Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)Jury Trial Seminar“Damages in a Death Case”Joe Fried Atlanta, GA
January Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA)SKI-LEAdvanced Tractor Trailer LitigationBuck Rogers Breckenridge, CO

2010 Events

Date Event Location
December 9 Lorman Education ServicesTrucking Accident Litigation From Start to Finish“The Trucking Industry and the Law”Joe Fried Atlanta, GA
November 5 Minnesota Association for JusticeTrucking Seminar“CSA 2010 – Safety Information on the Defendant Trucking Company and Using the On-Board Systems to Prove Your Case” and “Rules of the Road for the Truck Case Using the CDL and FMCSRs at All Stages of Your Case”Joe Fried Minneapolis, MN
November 5 Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)Chair: Motor Carrier SeminarBuck Rogers, Michael Goldberg Atlanta, GA
October 25 Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT)Traffic Incident Management Emergency (TIME)“Secondary Collision Legal Analysis for Commercial Vehicle Collisions”Buck Rogers Athens, GA
October 9 American Association for JusticeInterstate Trucking Litigation GroupLitigating Truck Collision Cases“Top 10 FMCSR’s and How to Use Them”Joe Fried Las Vegas, NV
October 8 American Association for JusticeInterstate Trucking Litigation GroupLitigating Truck Collision CasesJoe Fried, Michael Goldberg Las Vegas, NV
September Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA)Fall WorkshopTrucking CasesBuck Rogers Savannah, GA
September 16 American Association for Justice Education (AAJ)CSA Telesminar“A New Set of Rules for Trucking Companies and Drivers”Joe Fried
July 29 Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA)Auto Torts Workshop“10 Things You May Not Know About Handling Trucking Cases”Michael Goldberg Destin, FL
July 24 Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (VTLA)Advanced Auto Retreat: Maneuvering Through the Tough Cases“Tractor-Trailer Cases: Thinking Outside the Box”“Tractor-Trailer Cases:  The Physics, Engineering, Forensic & Biomechanics of the Accident”Joe Fried, Buck Rogers Charlottesville, VA
July 10 American Association for Justice (AAJ)Annual Convention“Using the CDL Manual & Other Industry Documents”Joe Fried Vancouver, Canada
June 24 Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)Georgia Trial Skills Clinic“Themes and Theories”Buck Rogers Athens, GA
June 24 Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)Georgia Trial Skills ClinicEvidentiary Foundations: “Direct Examination”Joe Fried Athens, GA
April 23 Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA)Premises Liability“The Ups and Downs of Elevator and Escalator Accidents”Michael Goldberg Atlanta, GA
March 28 Trial ToolboxJoe Fried Jackson Hole, WY
March 23 Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA)Annual Convention“CDL Manual”Joe Fried Atlanta, GA
March 22 Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA)Annual Convention“So You Have Your First Trucking Case – Now What?”Joe Fried Atlanta, GA
March 18 Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE) Inside the Courtroom: The Trial of a Personal Injury Case“Successful Direct Examination Strategies”Joe Fried Atlanta, GA
March 4 State Bar of Georgia“Wrongful Death Damages”Joe Fried Atlanta, GA
February 25 American Association for Justice (AAJ)Interstate Trucking Litigation GroupTrucking LitigationJoe Fried, Michael Goldberg New Orleans, LA

2009 Events

Date Event Location
October 23 Tennessee Association of JusticeTrucking Litigation Seminar“Effective Use of the CDL Manual in Trucking Cases”Joe Fried Nashville, TN
October 12 American Association for Justice (AAJ)Trucking SeminarJoe Fried, Michael Goldberg Atlanta, GA
September 13-15 Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America (APITLA)Fatigued Truckers: From Crash to Closing Argument“Using the CDL Manual and Other Industry Documents to Your Benefit in a Trucking Case”Joe Fried Las Vegas, NV
June 25-28 Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)Georgia Trial Skills Clinic“Themes and Theories”Joe Fried, Buck Rogers Athens, GA
June Georgia State PatrolGeorgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC)“Cadet Cross Examination”Buck Rogers Forsyth, GA
March 20 Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)Chair: Common Carrier – Top Five Trucking Tips from the ExpertsJoe Fried, Buck Rogers, Michael Goldberg Atlanta, GA
January 30 Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)Georgia Foundations and ObjectionsMichael Goldberg Atlanta, GA