NC Association of County Attorneys: Summer Attorneys Conference

July 6, 2023 - July 8, 2023 All Day Buncombe County iCal

The 2023 Summer Attorneys Conference will be held at the Renaissance Asheville Downtown Hotel July 6-8, 2023.

To register for this conference, click here.

Please note that there are 3 different levels of registration:

  • Social Services session only – $350
  • County Attorneys session only – $350
  • Both County and DSS Sessions – $375

These rates increase by $50 each after June 9. Guest passes are available at $75 per person (for guests of conference attendees only). Children 10 and under may attend free of charge.

Conference registration includes all conference sessions and meals for the registrant, including: breakfast on Friday and Saturday; networking receptions on Thursday, Friday and Saturday; and coffee and snacks throughout the conference.


[Tentative Agenda]

Thursday, July 6 — DSS Attorneys
Session begins at 12:30 p.m. (plan lunch on your own; snacks and beverages provided)

  • Child Welfare Case Update
  • Evidence: Criminal Evidentiary Issues
  • Evidence: Expert Witnesses
  • DHHS Update
  • Business Session
  • Reception at Pack’s Tavern (Sponsored by Teague Campbell)

Friday, July 7 — County & DSS Attorney Sessions

  • County Attorneys’ Welcome
  • DSS Legislative Update/County; Concurrent Session – Best Practices Working with Nonprofits
  • Reasonable Accommodations and the ADA (Joint)
  • Ethics (Joint)
  • Afternoon Activities
  • Evening Reception at the Renaissance Hotel (Sponsored by Womble Bond Dickinson)

Saturday, July 8 — County Attorneys

  • Legislative/Association Update
  • Preaudit/Working with Local Government Finance
  • Role of County Attorney/Outside Counsel
  • Business Session
  • Evening Closing Reception at the Renaissance Hotel (Sponsored by LGFCU)


Register for the Summer 2023 Attorneys Conference