Division Meetings

Vol. 1, No. 10


2012 ABA GPSolo Spring Meeting

(in conjunction with the ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section)


May 17–19

DoubleTree Suites

Charleston, South Carolina


Don’t forget to register for the ABA GPSolo Division’s Spring Meeting with several joint activities with the ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section. Meeting highlights include a joint Welcome Reception with TIPS followed by a Dinner Party celebrating the Division’s 50th Anniversary at a historic plantation on Thursday, May 17; on Friday, May 18, CLE, Committee Meetings, Solo and Small Firm Awards Ceremony, Public Service Project; and on Saturday, May 14, Committee Meetings, and Council Meeting.


ABA Annual Meeting

August 2–5, 2012

Swissotel Chicago

Chicago, IL

Annual Meeting Registration is open!

For Early Bird Registration discounts, register by Thursday, May 31, 2012.


Thursday, August 2, 2012

50th Anniversary Reception

6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Central Time

Burnham Ballroom A at the Mid-America Club

200 East Randolph Drive, 80th Floor, Chicago, IL

You can purchase tickets when you register for the Annual Meeting.


Join us as we kick off the ABA Annual Meeting with our 50th Anniversary Reception at the Mid-America Club. You will enjoy food and drinks while you meet new friends and reconnect with old ones. We will also have guest speakers Dennis Archer and Karen Mathis both Past Presidents of the American Bar Association & Past Chairs of the General Practice Solo & Small Firm. We look forward to sharing this great night with you. See you there!

Tickets are $50.00 each.


Presidential CLE Programming

Friday, August 3, 2012

SoloDay: Microsoft Office for Solo/Small Firm Attorneys

8:30 a.m.–10:00 a.m.


Updates on LGBT Estate Planning

8:30 a.m.–10:00 a.m.


Solo Day: 90 Tips in 90 Minutes

2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.


Historical Trial: Tokyo Rose—The Treason Trial of Iva Toguri D’Aquino

2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.


The Best Program for Real Lawyers by Larry Rice

3:45 p.m.–5:15 p.m.


Saturday, August 4, 2012

Advising a Small Business

8:30 a.m.–10:00 a.m.


Mortgage Relief from Stay and Foreclosure in Bankruptcy: “Who Gets the Money”

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.


Practical Magic: Real Estate Closings in a Post-Bubble World

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.


Defining Moments: Insights into the Lawyer’s Soul—Case Studies on Leadership Development for Lawyers

2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.


Elder Law, Estate Planning, and Probate: New Ideas to Expand and Excel Your Practice

2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.


A Global Practice for Everyone: Insights Into Creation and Management of Overseas Operations

2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.


Other Activities

Friday, August 3, 2012

Swearing-in Ceremony for the US Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces

11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.


Keithe E. Nelson Memorial Military Law Luncheon

12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.


Saturday, August 4, 2012

Annual Meeting of the Division Membership

8:00 a.m.–8:30 a.m.


Sunday, August 5, 2012

Solo & Small Firm Lawyers Breakfast Caucus

7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m.


Save the Dates!

Fall Meeting and National Solo & Small Firm Conference

October 11–13, 2012

Westin Seattle

Seattle, WA


Spring Leadership Meeting

May 23–25, 2013

Hotel Captain Cook

Anchorage, AK


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