Speaking Engagements

See us in action at various speaking engagements and press conferences

Continued Legal Education

& Branding

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Policing Reform after George Floyd's Murder

Date

7/23/21 - 7/27/21

Sponsor

National Bar Association

Event

NBA Annual Conference

Role

Presenter

Credits

n/a

The Power of Her Purpose

Date

7/23/21

Sponsor

Jack & Jill of America

Event

Jack & Jill of America Southeast Regional Mother's Leadership Luncheon

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

n/a

Fireside Chat with International Leaders re: Police Brutality, Voter Suppression, Covid-19, and Global Implications

Date

5/12/21

Sponsor

National Bar Association

Event

NBA International Summit

Role

Moderator

Credits

ABA Trial Masters Lessons Learned

Date

4/28/21

Sponsor

American Bar Association

Event

n/a

Role

Presenter

Credits

Attorney Pamela Peynado, Becoming a Powerhouse Attorney

Date

4/22/21

Sponsor

n/a

Event

n/a

Role

Keynote speaker

Credits

n/a

NBA Region XI Meeting - Trial Techniques

Date

4/16/21

Sponsor

National Bar Association

Event

NBA Region XI Meeting

Role

Presenter

Credits

ABA 2021 Virtual Professional Summit

Date

3/29/21

Sponsor

American Bar Association

Event

ABA 2021 Virtual Professional Summit

Role

Presenter

Credits

American Constitution Society, Elevating and Engaging Black Judges

Date

3/17/21

Sponsor

American Constitution Society

Event

 Elevating and Engaging Black Judges

Role

Panelist

Credits

n/a

American Society of International Law

Date

3/8/21

Sponsor

n/a

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

n/a

What Leadership Looks Like in the Legal Community

Date

3/8/21

Sponsor

n/a

Event

American Bar Association, Courageous Conversations

Role

Presenter

Credits

n/a

American Civil Trial Bar Round Table

Date

3/3/21

Sponsor

American Civil Trial Bar

Event

American Civil Trial Bar Round Table

Role

Participant

Credits

n/a

Orange Country Bar Association and Paul C. Perkins Bar Association Joint Luncheon

Date

2/25/21

Sponsor

Orange Country Bar Association and Paul C. Perkins Bar Association

Event

Orange Country Bar Association and Paul C. Perkins Bar Association Joint Luncheon

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

n/a

Racial Equality in the Justice System

Date

2/24/21

Sponsor

ABA and National Affinity Bars Equity

Event

ABA and National Bars Equity Webinar

Role

Presenter

Credits

n/a

St. Thomas University, College of Law Black History Month 

Date

2/23/21

Sponsor

St. Thomas University

Event

St. Thomas University Black History Month Event

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

n/a

DLA Piper - MLK Fireside Chat

Date

1/15/21

Sponsor

DLA Piper

Event

MLK Fireside Chat

Role

Panelist

Credits

n/a

GABWA Installation Ceremony of President ShaMiracle Johnson Rankin

Date

1/14/21

Sponsor

GABWA

Event

GABWA Presidential Ceremony

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

n/a

Jabberwock Ladies in Law Leadership Symposium

Date

1/9/21

Sponsor

n/a

Event

Jabberwock Symposium

Role

Speaker

Credits

n/a

How Corporate America Failed Black Lawyers - The Time for Real Change is Now

Date

11/9/20

Sponsor

National Bar Association

Event

NBA Town Hall

Role

Moderator

Credits

Election Protection and Voting Rights

Date

10/15/20 - 10/17/20

Sponsor

National Bar Association

Event

NBA Wiley Branton Symposium 2020

Role

Presenter/Attendee

Credits

Courageous Conversations

Date

9/30/20

Sponsor

Georgia Bar Association

Event

Georgia Bar Association - Courageous Conversations

Role

Panelist

Credits

n/a

ABACLE, Covid-19 and Voting Rights: Ensuring Full and Equal Participation

Date

9/23/20

Sponsor

n/a

Event

ABACLE, Covid-19, and Voting Rights: Ensuring Full and Equal Participation

Role

Presenter

Credits

National Elected/Public Official State's Attorney Virtual Town Hall

Date

9/19/20

Sponsor

Rainbow Push Coalition

Event

Virtual Town Hall

Role

Moderator

Credits

n/a

Physicians in the Crosshairs - How Do We Stay Protected?

Date

8/3/20

Sponsor

n/a

Event

National Medical Association Annual Meeting

Role

Presenter

Credits

√ (CME credit)

Law Firm Diversity Awareness Webinar: Hiring Practices, Implicit Bias, and Creating Diverse Teams

Date

8/3/20

Sponsor

n/a

Event

AAJ Education National College of Advocacy-On-Demand

Role

Presenter

Credits

Graduation Event for Boston University Graduate Jordan Williams

Date

7/26/20

Sponsor

n/a

Event

Graduation Event for Boston University Graduate Jordan Williams

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

n/a

NBA Annual Conference

Date

7/25/20 - 7/29/20

Sponsor

National Bar Association

Event

NBA Annual Conference

Role

Presenter

Credits

Greater Walton United Holy Church

Date

7/19/20

Sponsor

n/a

Event

26th Annual Educational Day Service

Role

Speaker

Credits

n/a

AAJ Education National College of Advocacy

Date

6/20/20

Sponsor

n/a

Event

Depositions and Preparing for Trial in Today'd Remove World

Role

Presenter

Credits

Surprise Retirement Celebration for Judge Sheree Davis Cunningham

Date

12/12/19

Sponsor

n/a

Event

Surprise Retirement Celebration for Judge Sheree Davis Cunningham

Role

Speaker

Credits

n/a

GABWA'S Professional Development Academy

Date

11/16/19

Sponsor

GABWA

Event

GABWA Professional Development Academy

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

n/a

Alabama Lawyer's Association Hall of Fame Dinner

Date

11/14/19

Sponsor

Alabama Lawyer's Association

Event

Alabama Lawyers Association Hall of Fame

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

Trailblazers in the Courtroom

Date

11/2/19

Sponsor

National Bar Association

Event

NBA Wiley A. Branton Symposium

Role

Presenter

Credits

Voting Rights, Election Protection and Election Security

Date

11/1/19

Sponsor

National Bar Association

Event

NBA Wiley A. Branton Symposium

Role

Presenter

Credits

Law and Justice Awards Woman of the Year Award Recipient

Date

10/17/19

Sponsor

Southern Center for Human Rights

Event

Law and Justice Awards

Role

Keynote Speaker & Award Recipient

Credits

n/a

Building and Maintaining a Billion Dollar Practice

Date

8/12/19 - 8/13/2019

Sponsor

Texas Southern University

Event

Willie Gary Series

Role

Presenter

Credits

National Medical Association Telemedicine Symposium

Date

6/29/19

Sponsor

National Medical Association

Event

National Medical Association Annual Meeting

Role

Presenter

Credits

√ (CME Credit)

Health Law Section Symposium

Date

6/20/19

Sponsor

National Bar Association

Event

NBA Annual Conference

Role

Presenter

Credits

Women in the Game

Date

6/20/19

Sponsor

National Bar Association

Event

NBA Annual Conference

Role

Presenter

Credits

Civil Trial Advocacy Bootcamp

Date

6/20/19

Sponsor

National Bar Association

Event

NBA Annual Conference

Role

Presenter

Credits

Professionalism and Judicial Ethics

Date

6/15/19

Sponsor

Gate City Bar Association & American Bar Association

Event

Gate City Bar Association Judicial Selection, American Bar Association Judicial Selection NCSCJ

Role

Presenter

Credits

Southern Center for Human Rights

Date

5/7/19

Sponsor

Southern Center for Human Rights

Event

n/a

Role

Presenter

Credits

Central Florida Association of Women Lawyer

Date

5/3/19

Sponsor

Central Florida Association

Event

Luncheon

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

Knowledge We Wish We Had Years Ago: 18 Litigation Trial Tips in 90 Minutes

Date

5/1/19

Sponsor

ABA-TIPS section

Event

n/a

Role

Panelist

Credits

National Medical Association Region V Conference/Houston Medical Forum

Date

4/27/19

Sponsor

National Medical Association

Event

Telemedicine Lecture Series

Role

Panelist

Credits

n/a

You Are More Than Enough

Date

4/24/19

Sponsor

Atlanta, GA.

Event

n/a

Role

Panelist

Credits

n/a

2019 ABA TIPS/ABOTA Trial Academy

Date

4/13/19 - 4/19/19

Sponsor

ABA TIPS and ABOTA

Event

Trial Academy

Role

Faculty

Credits

Compliance-10 things Every General Counsel Should Know: Gateway To Success

Date

3/29/19

Sponsor

Corporate Law division of NBA

Event

CLE Panel

Role

Moderator & Sponsor

Credits

Employment/HR-“What’s In your Handbook”

Date

3/30/19

Sponsor

NBA

Event

NBA Region XI Conference

Role

Panelist & Sponsor

Credits

Gate City Judicial section

Date

12/21/18

Sponsor

The Gate City Bar Association

Event

Scholars Dinner

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

n/a

Cannabis-Opioids: Accessing the Industry, Regulatory Framework and Litigation

Date

12/20/18

Sponsor

National Bar Association Health Law Section

Event

Webinar

Role

Panelist

Credits

Honors Brunch

Date

12/15/18

Sponsor

GABWA Foundation, Inc.

Event

Brunch

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

n/a

What Can I Do With a Liberal Arts Degree?

Date

12/6/18

Sponsor

Hampton University

Event

3 Class Sessions

Role

Speaker

Credits

n/a

Professionalism and the Global Community Seminar

Date

11/30/18

Sponsor

Georgia State Bar

Event

Seminar

Role

Speaker

Credits

Trial Masters Boot Camp (the Reptilian Theory)

Date

10/26/18

Sponsor

GABWA

Event

Boot Camp

Role

Presenter

Credits

Civility in the Practice of Law Seminar

Date

10/20/18

Sponsor

Advocacy for Action

Event

Seminar

Role

Panelist

Credits

Professional Development Academy Graduation

Date

10/17/18

Sponsor

GABWA

Event

Graduation

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

n/a

National Medical Association Region III Conference

Date

10/11/18

Sponsor

Georgia State Medical Association

Event

Conference

Role

Presenter

Credits

n/a

Telemedicine & The Law

Date

10/6/18

Sponsor

Virtual Physicians Summit

Event

Telemedicine & The Law

Role

Presenter

Credits

#MeToo Movement

Date

8/30/18

Sponsor

GABWA

Event

Seminar

Role

Panelist

Credits

Case Evaluation & Related Matters

Date

8/28/18

Sponsor

Meeting of Barristers (MOB)

Event

Case Evaluation & Related Matters

Role

Client

Credits

n/a

93rd Annual Conference

Date

8/3/18

Sponsor

National Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Exhibitions (CLE)

Event

Conference

Role

Featured Guest & Presenter

Credits

Civil Trial Advocacy

Date

7/28/18

Sponsor

The NBA Civil Trial Advocacy Section

Event

Civil Trial Advocacy Bootcamp

Role

Faculty

Credits

n/a

Brains, Beauty and Bossing

Date

6/30/18

Sponsor

Live the Wish

Event

Live the Wish Women's Empowerment Event

Role

Speaker

Credits

n/a

Technology Inclusion and Equality Workshop

Date

6/14/18

Sponsor

Rainbow Push Coalition

Event

Rainbow Push Annual Convention

Role

Moderator

Credits

n/a

Annalise Keating, Jessica Pearson & Olivia Pope-Overcoming Cultural Myths and Stereotypes in Legal Profession 

Date

5/31/18

Sponsor

GABWA

Event

Seminar

Role

Panelist

Credits

Branding

Date

4/22/18

Sponsor

Jack and Jill

Event

Branding Presentation

Role

Presenter

Credits

n/a

Address

Date

4/19/18

Sponsor

AIB Network

Event

The John Houston Allen Awards Ceremony

Role

Presenter

Credits

n/a

Trial Advocacy

Date

4/14/18

Sponsor

American Board of Trial Advocates, TIPS (ABA)

Event

National Trial Academy

Role

Faculty

Credits

Deposition Skills: Atlanta

Date

11/10-12/2017

Sponsor

National Institute  of Trial Advocacy

Event

Seminar

Role

n/a

Credits

Effective Trial Preparation: The Reptile Theory of Trial Strategy

Date

7/29/17

Sponsor

The NBA Civil Trial Advocacy Boot Camp

Event

Seminar

Role

n/a

Credits

Finding Greatness Within: Using Your Gifts to Serve Others

Date

4/20/17

Sponsor

Stites & Harbison, PLLC, Charles W. Anderson, Jr. Bar Association 3rd Annual Awards Dinner

Event

Seminar

Role

n/a

Credits

n/a

Practicing in the Spotlight

Date

5/31/18

Sponsor

Women of Gate City Bar

Event

n/a

Role

n/a

Credits

Trial War Stories

Date

2/1/17

Sponsor

State Bar

Event

n/a

Role

n/a

Credits

n/a

Judge Penny's Sister Talk 2016

Date

11/11/16

Sponsor

Women's Leadership & Empowerment National Conference

Event

n/a

Role

Presenter

Credits

Secrets to  a Successful PI Practice, Pointers for Taking Medical Depositions

Date

9/9/16

Sponsor

State Bar of Georgia

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

Trial Skills: Training to win the War

Date

11/14-16/2016

Sponsor

ABA Proffessional Success Summit

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

A Woman's Empowerment Experience

Date

8/25-27/2016

Sponsor

GAWA Legends

Event

n/a

Role

Mistress of Ceremonies

Credits

n/a

Commemorating 35 years of Advocacy, Service and Empowerment : Proving Damages through Lay/ Expert Witnesses

Date

8/12/16

Sponsor

GABWA Trial Master's Boot Camp

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

Law and Technonology: Diversiy and the Silicon Valley

Date

7/20/16

Sponsor

NBA 91st Annual Convention & Exhibits

Event

n/a

Role

Moderator

Credits

Anatomy of A Jury Trial: Opening Statement: Winning at the Beginning

Date

7/19/16

Sponsor

NBA 91st Annual Convention & Exhibits

Event

n/a

Role

Panelist

Credits

Anatomy of A Jury Trial: Jury Selection: Natural or Unnatural Selection

Date

7/19/16

Sponsor

NBA 91st Annual Convention & Exhibits

Event

n/a

Role

Panelist

Credits

n/a

Galvanized to Change Georgia and the World

Date

3/30/16

Sponsor

GABWA Proffessional Development Academy Graduation

Event

n/a

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

n/a

Deposition Skills: Atlanta

Date

11/13-15/2015

Sponsor

National Institute For Trial Advocacy

Event

n/a

Role

Keynote Speaker

Credits

Atlanta Women in ADR: Positioning Atlanta as a Premier Venue for International Dispute Resolution.

Date

10/12/2015

Sponsor

JAMS, Atlanta Bar Association, Women in the Profession

Event

n/a

Role

Moderator

Credits

JAMS : Dealing with Diversity in International Arbitration

Date

10/12/15

Sponsor

International Arbitration  CLE Program

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

Personal and Professional Branding

Date

9/28/15

Sponsor

GABWA Proffessional Development Academy Graduation

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

n/a

Keys to Establishing a Strong Brand

Date

9/14/15

Sponsor

The French American Chamber of Commerce

Event

n/a

Role

n/a

Credits

n/a

The Reptile Theory of Trial Strategy

Date

8/14/15

Sponsor

GABWA: Trial Masters Boot Camp

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

The Reptile Theory of Trial Strategy

Date

7/22/15

Sponsor

NBA 90th  Annual Convention & Exhibits

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

A Legacy of Service. A Promise of Justice:  How To Obtain and Navigate A Successful Result in   A Personal Injury Or Civil Right Case

Date

7/20/15

Sponsor

NBA 90th  Annual Convention & Exhibits

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

A practical Discussion of  How to Pick a winning Jury When you Back is up against the Wall-Tips for Voire Dire.

Date

6/30/15

Sponsor

MOB

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

Deposition Taking- How to Gain the Competitive Advantage Cost Effectively

Date

4/29/15

Sponsor

Dekalb Lawyer's Association

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

A Primer on Reptile Theory and Strategy

Date

4/16/15

Sponsor

ABA SAC- A Primer on Reptile Theory and Strategy

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

Starting and Maintaining a Successful Law Practice

Date

3/18-22/2015

Sponsor

NBA  Small Firms/ Solo Practioner's Division 20th  Annual Conference

Event

n/a

Role

Speaker

Credits

Women in Mediation: Why Gender Matters

Date

10/14/2014

Sponsor

JAMS, Atlanta Bar Association, Women in the Profession 

Event

n/a

Role

Panelist

Credits