Paralegal

This NAGTRI national training will focus on teaching participants how to improve their verbal and written communication skills, and explore technological resources that can be used in paralegal work. In the first segment, attendees will learn about factors that affect communication with attorneys and co-workers and will receive suggestions for improving those skills. The second…

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E. Ashley Carter

E. Ashley Carter currently serves as Senior Assistant Attorney General in the Education and Employment Division, where her practice focus includes litigation of education, construction, employment, and contract claims against State entities and agencies. She also reviews rules for boards of state agencies and mentors less experienced lawyers concerning litigation skills. Prior to joining the…

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Ethics in Negotiations

This course will begin by exploring the ethical obligations lawyers have when representing an organization or agency and conclude with determining how to assess whether a threat in a negotiation is permissible under the Rules of Professional Conduct.

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Vickie Pochelle Whitney

Ms. Whitney is a Deputy Attorney General V in the Torts & Condemnation Section in the Sacramento office of the California Attorney General. She joined the AGO in 2000, after 11 years as a business and real estate litigator in San Diego. Ms. Whitney tried several high-profile cases in federal trial and appellate courts, as…

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William C. Becker

William C. Becker heads up the Construction Litigation Group (CLG) in the Ohio Attorney General’s Court of Claims Defense Section. He began his career at the Attorney General’s Office prosecuting consumer fraud and defending workers’ compensation cases. Prior to re-joining the Attorney General’s Office, he was engaged in private practice for ten years doing plaintiff’s…

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Cynthia Mahon

Cynthia (Cindy) Mahon is a Supervising Assistant Attorney General in the Child Protection Department at the Office of the Attorney General in Connecticut. Cindy joined the Office of the Attorney General in 2007. Prior to joining the OAG, Cindy was a litigation associate at Pepe & Hazard in Hartford, Connecticut and served as a law…

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Steven Gard

Steven Gard is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Court Mediator who practiced the majority of his more than 40-year legal career in the areas of securities litigation and arbitration. He has authored many articles and spoken on securities topics at legal education and securities industry seminars. He has also served as an arbitrator and…

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Tania Maestas

Tania Maestas is the Chief Deputy Attorney General for the State of New Mexico, overseeing the office’s administrative and civil affairs. Before becoming Chief Deputy Attorney General, Tania was the Director of the Open Government Division within the Office of the Attorney General. Prior to her current position, Tania was appointed by the Governor of…

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Terry W Tolliver

Terry Tolliver is of Counsel with the law firm of Brattain Minnix Garcia. Prior to joining the firm, Terry served as a Supervisory Deputy Attorney General and Deputy Director of Consumer Protection for Attorney General Greg Zoeller, where he prosecuted licensed professionals and protected Hoosiers from common scams. Terry has also served as Deputy Consumer…

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Veronica Allende

Veronica Allende became Director of the New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice on May 11, 2018. She is the first Hispanic and third woman in the Division’s 50-year history to hold the title of Director. She returned to the Division as Director after a year and a half at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the…

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