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Human Trafficking in Our Own Backyard: A Panel Discussion presented by the Arthur D. Shores – Robert S. Vance American Inn of Court

When: Tuesday, February 12
5:00 PM
Where: Hilton Garden Inn
250 18th Street South
Birmingham, Alabama  35203
United States
Contact: Ben Cohn

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The Arthur D. Shores - Robert S. Vance American Inn of Court is hosting a special presentation entitled Human Trafficking in Our Own Backyard: A Panel Discussion. The presentation will be held February 12th at the Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Birmingham (250 18th St. South). The cost to attend is $25 per person to cover the cost of dinner.


The nation's most trafficked intersection runs along I-20 from Birmingham to Atlanta, making human trafficking an issue that affects every community in the metro area and throughout the state. Carla Ward, Assistant U.S. Attorney, will moderate a panel of professionals who are dedicated and active in the efforts to halt human trafficking: Carolyn Potter, Executive Director of The WellHouse, Sgt. Trent Kempster, Tuscaloosa Police Department, Doug Gilmer, Special Agent in Charge with Department of Homeland Security, and Jordan Giddens, Finance Director and Member Resource Liaison of the AL House Democratic Caucus.


The presentation has been approved for 1 hour of CLE credit. CLE materials will be sent to registrants ahead of the meeting.


The meeting will start with a cash bar cocktail hour at 5:00 pm and the meeting will begin promptly at 5:30 pm.


Meeting Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2019 5:00 PM

Where: Hilton Garden Inn, 250 18th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama 35233

Cost: $25 per person

RSVP Deadline: Friday, February 8, 2019 12:00 PM (or when limited seating is full)


RSVP by emailing Ben Cohn at  To complete your registration you will need to mail your $25 check ahead of the meeting, made payable to Birmingham Inn of Court, to P.O. Box 59591, Birmingham, Alabama 35259.

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