The Atlanta Lawyer February / March 2019 - Page 32

SECTION UPDATE REAL ESTATE JANUARY BREAKFAST On Tuesday, January 15, 2019, the Real Estate Sec- tion held its January Breakfast at the offices of Arnall Golden Gregory LLP. That morning, we witnessed a fantastic presentation by Kevin McGowan, Vice- President of Contour Engineering, and Ed Schwartz of Sweetnam & Schwartz, LLC, on Transforming Contaminated Properties in Georgia: The Art of the Brownfield Deal and Considerations for the Real Estate Practitioner. TOP GOLF NETWORKING LUNCH Over thirty members of the Real Estate Section braved the cold for networking over food, fun, and golf drills on Wednesday, January 30, 2019. A good time was had by all. Thank you to everyone who attended! THE PAINTED DUCK HAPPY HOUR over duckpin bowling, food, and drinks. Thank you to everyone who attended and made the event such a success! MARCH BREAKFAST Join the Real Estate Section for its upcoming break- fast on Thursday, March 7, 2019, from 7:30-9:00 am, at the offices of Arnall Golden Gregory LLP. Chuck Van Horn of Berman, Fink, Van Horn, P.C., Ned Blumenthal of Weissman PC, and Joe Farrell of O’Kelly & Sorohan, Attorneys at Law, LLC, will speak about the top five mistakes you might be making as a real estate practitioner. We hope to see you there! By Casey Holloway Associate Attorney Cushing, Morris, Armbruster & Montgomery, LLP On Thursday, February 28, 2019, the Real Estate Section hosted a happy hour at The Painted Duck. Over sixty members participated in networking From left to right: Joe Farrell of O’Kelly & Sorohan, Attorneys at Law, LLC, and Hunter Street of Bodker, Ramsey, Andrews, Wino- grad & Wildstein, P.C. 32 February/March 2019