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Volume 11, No.8 LAWYER April 2013 T he A TlAnTA The Atlanta Lawyer CHAIRS Hon. Diane E. Bessen Hon. Sara L. Doyle EDITORIAL BOARD Enjoliqué D. Aytch R.Scott Ferber Michael L. Goldberg Michael K. Jablonski Hamida Jackson-Little Jeffrey Ray Kuester Hon. Christopher J. McFadden Rachel L. Platt Jacquelyn H. (Jackie) Saylor Eric P. Schroeder Paul G. Sherman Ian E. Smith Gregory M. Taube ADVISORS Lynn M. Roberson Wade H. Watson III In This Issue: PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE F EATURED ARTICLES Realizing the Dream: Equality for All .................................................................... 4 National Center for Civil and Human Rights.. ..................................................... 6 Realizing the Dream: Equality for All! Law Day 2013 ........................................ 8 Georgia's Juvenile Justice System: High Cost, Low Returns............................. 12 Combatting Modern Day Slavery in Georgia in the Twenty-First Century....... 14 ABA President Laurel Bellows on Human Trafficking...................................... 16 Marvin Stephens Arrington -Civil Rights Pioneer............................................ 18 Legislative Update.......................................................................................... 20 Second Annual Georgia Legal Food Frenzy.................................................... 24 Atlanta Bar Association President Lynn M. Roberson Swift Currie McGhee & Hiers Vice President/President-Elect Wade H. Watson III Caldwell & Watson Secretary Jacquelyn H. Saylor The Saylor Law Firm Treasurer Harold E. Franklin Jr. Caldwell & Watson Immediate Past President Rita A. Sheffey Hunton & Williams LLP ACYL President Nicole G. Iannarone Georgia State University College of Law Members at Large Eric W. Anderson Parker Hudson Rainer & Dobbs, LLP James D. “Jim” Blitch IV Beal & Blitch, LLP Louis R. Cohan Cohan Law Group, LLC Harold E. Franklin King & Spalding Karen D. Fultz Cozen O’Connor Jonathan E. Hawkins Foltz Martin LLC Dawn Michele Jones King & Spalding Robert Milton Lewis Jr. U.S. Department of Labor Gregory T. Presmanes Bovis Kyle & Burch, LLC Michael J. Rust Gray, Rust, St. Amand, Moffett & Brieske, LLP Margaret H. (Maggie) Vath Vath Law LLC Steven A. Wagner U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Atlanta District Office Ryan K. Walsh Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP ABA Delegate Rita A. Sheffey Hunton & Williams LLP Gate City Bar Association President Lynnette D. Espy-Williams Cozen O’Connor Legal Counsel Marc A. Rawls Sutherland ATLANTA BAR ASSOCIATION NEWS AND NOTES About the Cover....................................................................................................... 5 In Memoriam: Andrew R. Pachman..................................................................... 10 100% Club......... ............................................................................................... 13 Save the Date: A Courthouse Line X................................................................... 21 Tax Law Section Update...................................................................................... 22 Estate Planning & Probate Section Update....................................................... 26 Elder Law Section Update................................................................................... 27 Atlanta Associates Double Fundraising for Local Pro Bono Organizations ... 28 Criminal Law Section Update............................................................................... 30 We Want to Know............................................ ........................................................ 31 LawJam 2013........................................................................... ........................ 31 Gatherings............................................................................................................. 32 Did You Know?....................................................................................................... 36 Editorial Board....................................................................................................... 37 Lawyer Referral & Information Service Attorney Spotlight: Peter Strott........... 38 News from the Truancy Intervention Project...................................................... 39 The Atlanta Lawyer (ISSN-04038428/UPS-018068) is published bi-monthly by the Atlanta Bar Association, 400 International Tower, 229 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta GA 30303-1601. The Editorial Board of The Atlanta Lawyer will consider all articles and letters submitted for publication, however it reserves the right to reject articles and letters submitted. Articles are judged on importance of topic, clarity, and timeliness. The Editorial Board gives priority to articles promoting the activities of the Association and its members. The Board reserves the right to edit or rewrite an article as a condition of publication. Articles and letters may be submitted by e-mail to Mariana Pannell at mpannell@ atlantabar.org. The membership is encouraged to submit letters to the editor. The Atlanta Lawyer reserves the right to edit for style, length, and continuity. All letters must include the author’s name. Periodicals postage paid at Atlanta, GA. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to The Atlanta Lawyer, 400 International Tower, 229 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta GA 30303-1601. Subscription rate: $20 for non-members, $1 of a member’s dues pays for an annual subscription. 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