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Legal Ethics 2020 CLE CLE

Legal Ethics: A Comprehensive Guide for Lawyers

Live Webcast Date: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Ethics/Professional Responsibility CLE & CPELive Webcast
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Add to Calendar 01/29/2020 12:00 pm 01/29/2020 2:00 pm America/New_York The Knowledge Group Webinar: Legal Ethics: A Comprehensive Guide for Lawyers If you haven’t registered for this event please click here:https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/checkout/?add-to-cart=158286\r\n As the world of law continues to evolve, keeping up with the changes gets harder, particularly as they relate to the ethical standards lawyers need to uphold. Legal professionals are increasingly becoming more vulnerable to a myriad of ethical issues, especially those relating to new technologies. \n \nFailing to comply could result in significant financial exposure and professional discipline. It is, therefore, imperative that they keep themselves abreast of the latest issues surrounding legal ethics and implement effective ethical practices to help them avoid potential missteps. \n \nJoin a panel of key thought leaders organized by The Knowledge Group as they present an in-depth discussion of the best practices in ensuring lawyers’ compliance with ethics rules in the 2020 landscape. Speakers will dig deeper as they analyze significant compliance challenges and offer expert insights on how to address them in this rapidly changing legal climate. \n \nKey topics include: \n \n \n Legal Ethics: Recent Developments \n Common Ethical Issues \n Ethics and New Technologies \n Compliance Challenges \n Best Ethical Strategies \n https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/legal-ethics-2020/

Legal Ethics 2020 CLE

Join us for this Knowledge Group Legal Ethics 2020 CLE Webinar. As the world of law continues to evolve, keeping up with the changes gets harder, particularly as they relate to the ethical standards lawyers need to uphold. Legal professionals are increasingly becoming more vulnerable to a myriad of ethical issues, especially those relating to new technologies.

Failing to comply could result in significant financial exposure and professional discipline. It is, therefore, imperative that they keep themselves abreast of the latest issues surrounding legal ethics and implement effective ethical practices to help them avoid potential missteps.

Join a panel of key thought leaders organized by The Knowledge Group as they present an in-depth discussion of the best practices in ensuring lawyers’ compliance with ethics rules in the 2020 landscape. Speakers will dig deeper as they analyze significant compliance challenges and offer expert insights on how to address them in this rapidly changing legal climate.

Key topics include:

  • Legal Ethics: Recent Developments
  • Common Ethical Issues
  • Ethics and New Technologies
  • Compliance Challenges
  • Best Ethical Strategies

Agenda

Abraham C. Reich, Partner
Fox Rothschild LLP

D. Culver Smith III, Shareholder
Culver Smith III, P.A.

Ellen C. Brotman, Attorney
BrotmanLaw

Who Should Attend

  • ­Lawyers
  • Legal Assistants
  • ­Paralegals
  • ­Law Office Managers

Legal Ethics 2020 CLE

Abraham C. Reich, Partner
Fox Rothschild LLP

D. Culver Smith III, Shareholder
Culver Smith III, P.A.

Ellen C. Brotman, Attorney
BrotmanLaw

Legal Ethics 2020 CLE

Legal Ethics 2020 CLE

Abraham C. ReichPartnerFox Rothschild LLP

Abe Reich is Chair Emeritus of Fox Rothschild LLP, and a member of its Litigation Department.  In 1995, Abe was Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association. He is a member of the House of Delegates of the American Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Abe is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, and an active trial lawyer, who is involved in all aspects of business disputes, including disputes between and among lawyers and law firms. He regularly writes and lectures on matters involving trial practice and legal ethics and professional responsibility. For the last fifteen years, Abe has taught a course, Ethics and Advocacy – From the Boardroom to the Courtroom, at the University of Pennsylvania Law School.

Legal Ethics 2020 CLE

D. Culver Smith IIIShareholderCulver Smith III, P.A.

D. Culver “Skip” Smith III counsels and represents lawyers, law firms, and others on ethics, professional responsibility, professional disciplinary proceedings, disqualification and sanctions motions, malpractice, and loss prevention.  He also serves as an expert witness in litigation involving such matters.  In addition, he counsels and represents applicants for admission to the bar.  He provides more than forty years of experience in the field.  Mr. Smith is a past president of the Palm Beach County Bar Association and served two terms on The Florida Bar Board of Governors.  He is a member of The Florida Bar Professional Ethics Committee (which issues advisory ethics opinions) and twice served as its chairperson.  He has written and lectured extensively on lawyer ethics and professional responsibility.

Legal Ethics 2020 CLE

Ellen C. BrotmanAttorneyBrotmanLaw

Ms. Brotman is the founder of BrotmanLaw in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her practice focuses on professional responsibility, and ethics, investigations, white collar criminal defense and appellate advocacy. Ms. Brotman has represented lawyers before the Disciplinary Board of Pennsylvania for over 20 years and has defended a wide variety of criminal cases, including political and public corruption, corporate securities fraud, tax fraud, money laundering, currency structuring and other white-collar crimes involving complex trial, sentencing and appellate issues. From 1995 to 1998, as an assistant federal defender with the Defender Association of Philadelphia, Ms. Brotman provided criminal defense for indigent clients in federal court at trial and appellate levels. Before coming to Philadelphia, she served as a law clerk to Hon. Lee P. Gagliardi, United States District Judge, Southern District of New York.

She can be reached at ebrotman@ellenbrotmanlaw.com or www.ellenbrotmanlaw.com


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Legal Ethics 2020 CLE

Course Level:
   Intermediate

Advance Preparation:
   Print and review course materials

Method Of Presentation:
   Live Webcast

Prerequisite:
   NONE

Course Code:
   148714

NY Category of CLE Credit:
   Ethics and Professionalism

Total Credits:
    2.0 CLE

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The Knowledge Group has been a leading global provider of Continuing Education (CLE, CPE) for over 13 Years. We produce over 450 LIVE webcasts annually and have a catalog of over 4,000 on-demand courses.

About the Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group has been a leading global provider of Continuing Education (CLE, CPE) for over 13 Years. We produce over 450 LIVE webcasts annually and have a catalog of over 4,000 on-demand courses.

Fox Rothschild LLP is a national law firm with more than 950 attorneys coast to coast. Ranked in the AmLaw 100, Fox provides a comprehensive suite of legal services in more than 60 practice areas including Bankruptcy, Corporate, Employment, Intellectual Property, Litigation, Real Estate and Tax. Individuals and businesses – public, private and nonprofit; startup, family-run andmultinational – receive our unwavering commitment to client satisfaction. At Fox, we care about your success as much as you do.

Website: https://www.foxrothschild.com/

Based in Center City, Philadelphia, BrotmanLaw was founded by owner, attorney Ellen C. Brotman in March 2017. Our firm practices include, Professional Responsibility & Ethics, Criminal Defense and Appellate Advocacy. We are licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and New York and have over thirty years of experience, including handling representations before the Disciplinary Board of Pennsylvania, providing ethics advice and representing individuals in a wide-variety of high-profile white-collar cases.

BrotmanLaw is certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation’s largest third-party certifier of the businesses owned and operated by women in the U.S.

Website: https://ellenbrotmanlaw.com/

Abe Reich is Chair Emeritus of Fox Rothschild LLP, and a member of its Litigation Department.  In 1995, Abe was Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association. He is a member of the House of Delegates of the American Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Abe is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, and an active trial lawyer, who is involved in all aspects of business disputes, including disputes between and among lawyers and law firms. He regularly writes and lectures on matters involving trial practice and legal ethics and professional responsibility. For the last fifteen years, Abe has taught a course, Ethics and Advocacy – From the Boardroom to the Courtroom, at the University of Pennsylvania Law School.

D. Culver “Skip” Smith III counsels and represents lawyers, law firms, and others on ethics, professional responsibility, professional disciplinary proceedings, disqualification and sanctions motions, malpractice, and loss prevention.  He also serves as an expert witness in litigation involving such matters.  In addition, he counsels and represents applicants for admission to the bar.  He provides more than forty years of experience in the field.  Mr. Smith is a past president of the Palm Beach County Bar Association and served two terms on The Florida Bar Board of Governors.  He is a member of The Florida Bar Professional Ethics Committee (which issues advisory ethics opinions) and twice served as its chairperson.  He has written and lectured extensively on lawyer ethics and professional responsibility.

Ms. Brotman is the founder of BrotmanLaw in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her practice focuses on professional responsibility, and ethics, investigations, white collar criminal defense and appellate advocacy. Ms. Brotman has represented lawyers before the Disciplinary Board of Pennsylvania for over 20 years and has defended a wide variety of criminal cases, including political and public corruption, corporate securities fraud, tax fraud, money laundering, currency structuring and other white-collar crimes involving complex trial, sentencing and appellate issues. From 1995 to 1998, as an assistant federal defender with the Defender Association of Philadelphia, Ms. Brotman provided criminal defense for indigent clients in federal court at trial and appellate levels. Before coming to Philadelphia, she served as a law clerk to Hon. Lee P. Gagliardi, United States District Judge, Southern District of New York.

She can be reached at ebrotman@ellenbrotmanlaw.com or www.ellenbrotmanlaw.com

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