SMPA Annual Seminar

October 21-22, 2022

The Read House

107 W M.L.K. Blvd.

Chattanooga, TN 37402

Lobby, The Read House Hotel, Chattanooga

Seminar Agenda

Friday, October 21, 2022:

8:00 – 8:45 a.m. Registration

8:45 – 9:00 a.m. Welcome by Kati Wheatley, ACP; SMPA President

9:00 – 10:30 a.m. The Ethics and Logistics of Working Remote and Tools & Tips to Find People by Bill Dean, LBMC Information Security

10:30 – 10:45 a.m.   Break

10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Probation, Recidivism, and Reentry by Mandy Palmiter, Federal Probation

12:15 – 1:30 p.m.   Lunch (included)

1:30 – 3:00 p.m. What Does a Forensic Psychologist do as a Trial Consultant?  by Dr. David Ross, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

3:00 – 3:15   Break

3:15 – 4:45 p.m. Ethics by Andrew B. Campbell, Esq., Disciplinary counsel – litigation with the Board of Professional Responsibility of the Supreme Court of Tennessee

6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Dinner and Social – bring your Halloween costumes!

 

Saturday, October 22, 2022

8:30 – 8:45 a.m. Welcome by Kati Wheatley, ACP; SMPA President

8:45 – 10:15 a.m. Appellate Court Primer by Erin Rust, Esq., Federal Defender’s Office of Eastern Tennessee

10:15 – 10:45 a.m.   Break

10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. What is a Federal Defender and What Do They Do? by Presita West, Esq., Federal Defender’s Office of Eastern Tennessee

12:15 – 12:30 p.m. Wrapping things up by Kati Wheatley, ACP