ReidGoodwin Attends VTLA’s 2018 Convention in Williamsburg, Virginia

 RG Attorneys Continue Education to Better Serve Clients

This past weekend, Attorneys from ReidGoodwin attended the VTLA’s 59th Annual Convention in Williamsburg, Virginia. At the convention the attorneys interacted with their peers and judges from across Virginia. Each year, the attorneys continue their education and stay current on important topics facing them each day with seminars at the convention.

This year, topics at the convention included jury selection, ethics of representing brain injured clients, Voir Dire in Virginia, Workers’ Comp Liens in Personal Injury Cases, and Cyber-security. Additionally, the convention featured a conversation with Chief Justice Lemons from the Supreme Court of Virginia. Brody Reid from ReidGoodwin was honored to introduce a speaker at this year’s convention.

ReidGoodwin was honored to be elected to leadership positions at the Convention. Brad Goodwin was re-appointed to chair the annual advanced Workers’ Compensation retreat in the fall and Brody Reid was elected to the VTLA Board of Governors as a Governor-at-large. Brad and Brody look forward to helping serve the organization in favor of access to justice for all in Virginia.

VTLA is a voluntary bar association that was founded in 1959 in Virginia. They work to educate about the importance of the jury and the trial lawyer. There are 2,000 members who represent clients all over Virginia. Each year, they host a number of educational events, such as conferences and seminars for lawyers and paralegals state-wide.

The VTLA offers events and seminars throughout the year. To read about past VTLA seminars that RG’s attorneys have attended, click here! To learn more about the VTLA, what they do, and how you can get involved, visit their website!

Brody Reid Speaks on Panel at VTLA Evidence Seminar

Expert Witnesses and Direct Examination Panel Held by Brody Reid

Brody Reid of ReidGoodwin Co-Chaired VTLA’s October Evidence Seminar this year.  The seminar, focused on evidence for trial, is presented in four locations – Richmond, Roanoke, Fairfax, and Virginia Beach.

VTLA is a voluntary based bar association that was founded in 1959 in Virginia. They work to educate about the importance of the jury and the trial lawyer. There are 2,000 members who represent clients all over Virginia and each year, they host a number of educational events, such as conferences and seminars.

Yesterday, Brody gave a lecture at the Richmond location titled “Expert Witnesses – Direct Examination: Qualification, Foundation, Opinion, Exhibits, and Shielding from Cross Exam.”  He offered tips and discussion after a video presentation which featured the direct and cross examinations of an orthopedic surgeon.

There are three upcoming Evidence for the Trial Lawyer Seminars on October 10th, 17th, and 24th. For more information, to become a member, or to see upcoming events visit VTLA’s website!