HOA Academy

HOA Board of Directors Training Resources

We offer a wide range of classes to educate Boards on the ins and outs of HOA responsibilities. Due to current circumstances and social distancing practices, we are working to offer virtual classes in lieu of in-person courses. If you are interested in attending one of the below classes offered, please contact us at academy@nowackhoward.com to confirm availability. We are available to answer any questions. Here are the types of HOA Board of Directors training offered to our clients and community managers:

  • Board Communications
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Collections
  • HOA Restrictions & Rules
  • Legal Compliance
  • Governance

Board Member Training Classes 

Board Training Courses are open to all NowackHoward retainer clients and community managers. Registration links are sent out via email two weeks prior to the event.

GoTo Webinar Virtual Platform
12:15 PM – 1:30 PM 

January 19, 2022

Welcome to the Board

Instructors: The Attorneys of NowackHoward

February 16, 2022

Law Seminar – 2021’s Top Cases

Instructor: Julie Howard

March 23, 2022

Collections 101

Instructors: Vicky Sand, Victoria Baggett

April 20, 2022

Don’t Fool Around With Your Association’s Future

Instructors: Bill Gourley

May 18, 2022

Insurance, Litigation, and Governing Documents

Instructors: Jason LoMonaco

June 15, 2022

Regulations Are Heating Up: 2022 Legislative Update

Instructors: Julie Howard,

July 20, 2022


Instructors: George Nowack, Bill Gourley

August 10, 2022

Advanced Collections

Instructors: Vicky Sand, Victoria Baggett

September 21, 2022

Preparing for Your Annual Meetings

Instructors: The Attorneys of NowackHoward

October 19, 2022

Anniversary Hot Topics

Instructors: The Attorneys of NowackHoward

November 16, 2022

Lawyer Up: When to Contact Counsel

Instructors: The Attorneys of NowackHoward

Manager Continuing Education Classes

These complimentary classes are each approved by the Georgia Real Estate Commission for three continuing education credits. Online registration must be completed ahead of time at which time you will need to provide your Georgia Real Estate Commission license number to ensure proper credit is received for attendance.

GoTo Webinar Virtual Platform
10:00am to 1:00pm 

February 23, 2022

Virtual Annual Law Seminar: Hot Topics in Community Association Law

Instructors: The Partners of NowackHoward — Julie McGhee Howard, George E. Nowack Jr., Bill Gourley, Jason LaMonaco

June 8, 2022

Hot Topics: Insurance and Litigation

Instructors: Jason LoMonaco, George Nowack

August 31, 2022

License Law

Instructor: James Hawthorne

October 26, 2022

NowackHoward 5th Anniversary: Learning From the Past to Predict the Future

Instructors: The Attorneys of NowackHoward

Legal advice

NowackHoward’s knowledge of case law and their litigation success on behalf of community associations are both inspiring and comforting in that you are certain that you are getting sound legal advice.

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The most knowledgeable and effective condominium and homeowner association attorneys in Georgia. We are a full-service law firm dedicated to serving the needs of community association boards with in-house general servicing, collections, and litigation teams - NowackHoward is the counsel every community needs.

General Services

General Services

A full range of legal services for community associations including: governing document interpretation, amendments and restatements, covenant and rule enforcement.

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Low-cost, high-value collection programs for our community association clients including: collection demand letters, lien filing services and foreclosures, garnishment, bankruptcy representation.

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Representation from lawyers who know Georgia HOA law the best. We'll advocate for your community association's interests and protect your rights in all manner of disputes, including trials and appeals in state and federal courts, administrative hearings, and alternative dispute resolution.

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