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Practice Pointers from the Pandemic

Monday, December 7, 2020
9:00 am – 11:45 am
By Zoom

Presented by:
Maryland Defense Counsel (MDC)

FREE to MDC Members;
$30 for Non-Members

Join us along with Deans of the Bench and the Bar as we discuss helpful hints for virtual depositions, hearings, and mediations. During this age of social distancing, this seminar will take the civil defense litigator through the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

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9:00 AM
Colleen K. O’Brien, MDC President

9:01 AM – 9:30 AM
Taking the Virtual Deposition: the Plaintiff, the Witness, and the Expert
Thurman W. Zollicoffer, Jr., Nelson Mullins

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Defending the Virtual Deposition: The Corporate Representative (including preparation)
Amy E. Askew, Kramon & Graham

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM
Gold Sponsor Virtual Exhibit Table & Break
Nate Pascal, Planet Depos
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Silver Sponsor: Planet Depos

10:15 AM – 10:45 AM
The Virtual Motions Hearing
Hon. Michael J. McAuliffe, Montgomery County Circuit Court

M. Natalie McSherry, Kramon & Graham

John T. Sly, Waranch & Brown

10:45 AM – 11:00 AM
Gold Sponsor Virtual Exhibit Table & Break
Kimberly A. Treischman, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.
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Gold Sponsor: Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.— Forensic Engineers and Consultants

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Virtual Mediations
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Dwight W. Stone, II, Miles & Stockbridge

Hon. Martin P. Welch (Ret.), The McCammon Group

11:30 AM – 11:45 AM
Wrap Up
Colleen K. O’Brien, MDC President


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