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City & County Government, May 7-8, 2021

May 7, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - May 8, 2021 @ 12:00 pm

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Hampton Inn & Suites, Orange Beach, Alabama

6 MCLE Credit Hours, including 1 Ethics Hour

Working with local governments is no day at the beach – OR IS IT?  This two day program focuses on the unique challenges facing local governments, and the lawyers who represent them.  From competitive bid law to cybersecurity and CBD issues, from employment law to the most recent legislative updates, this seminar concentrates on the important issues and topics that are crucial for you to know.

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Handout materials will be available in electronic format.  At least 48 hours before the seminar we will email you a link for downloading the materials.

You may pay for the in person seminar by credit card or check – see options below.

If you are planning to attend in person, please see our COVID policies here before registering.

N.B.: Seating at the seminar will be limited in order to comply with social distancing guidelines.  Please register as soon as possible to reserve your seat!  Late registrations and walk-ins will be accommodated to the extent possible, but cannot be guaranteed.


Room Reservation Information:

Hampton Inn & Suites offers spectacular beachfront views near Gulf Shores. Overlooking beautiful Orange Beach, this bright, modern hotel offers easy access to a variety of fun activities.  Free hot breakfast, and free wi-fi in all rooms are included with your stay!

Visit our group reservation page or call the Hampton Inn at 251-923-4400 (855-516-1090 or 800-HAMPTON) to make your room reservation while our room block lasts.  Please identify yourself as part of CLE UA Spring Conference – City & County Government, booking ID# CLE to get our special rate.  Our room block expires April 21, 2021 or when the room block is full, whichever comes first.


Friday, May 7
Presiding: Kendrick E. Webb, Webb McNeill Walker PC, Montgomery

1:00        Current Issues in Public Finance
Heyward C. Hosch III & Barry A. Staples
Maynard Cooper & Gale PC, Birmingham

1:30        Ethical Duties and Compliance for City and County Attorneys
Thomas B. Albritton
Alabama Ethics Commission, Montgomery

2:30        Refreshment Break

2:40        Competitive Bid Law and Public Works Law
Morgan Arrington
Association of County Commissions of Alabama, Montgomery

3:40        Federal Legislative Update
Michael Berson
Adams and Reese LLP, Mobile

4:10        Adjourn   


Saturday, May 8
Presiding: Katy S. Campbell, Attorney at Law, Tuskegee

8:30        Recent Developments in City and County Government Law
Othni J. Lathram
Alabama Legislative Services Agency, Montgomery

9:15        The Fallout from CSX Litigation
Kendrick E. Webb, Webb McNeill Walker PC, Montgomery
Kyle Shirley, McDowell Faulk & Shirley LLC, Prattville

9:45        Refreshment Break

9:55        Federal Employment Law Issues for City and County Attorneys
Jamie Helen Kidd Frawley
Webb McNeill Walker PC, Montgomery

10:40     Cybersecurity Issues for Cities and Counties
Jim Roberts, Attorney at Law, Gardendale (moderator)
Sarah S. Glover, Maynard Cooper & Gale PC, Birmingham 

11:40     Adjourn


Hampton Inn & Suites Orange Beach
25518 Perdido Beach Blvd.,
Orange Beach, AL 36561 United States

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