Complying with the CT Rules of Professional Conduct: Avoiding Discipline and Malpractice
Thursday, February 28
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
CBA Law Center
About the Program
Law practice in the 21st century is subject to a growing number of ethical and regulatory requirements. This program will offer guidance to the busy practitioner on meeting professional obligations to clients and the public and on minimizing the risks of malpractice and disciplinary complaints.
NY Half Day: 3.0 CLE Credits (3.0 Ethics)
NY Full Day: 6.0 CLE Credits (6.0 Ethics)
You Will Learn
About lawyers' ethical responsibilities in communications, and in interactions with opposing counsel
About ethical considerations at the beginning of an attorney-client relationship, including engagement agreements, conflict issues, and representing clients with impaired capacity
About how to comply with IOLTA rules and about random audits
Stephen Conover, Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey LLP, Stamford
Brad Gallant, Day Pitney LLC, New Haven
Kimberly Knox, Horton Shields & Knox PC, Hartford
Brendon Levesque, Horton Shields & Knox PC, Hartford
Deborah Del Prete Sullivan, Office of the Chief Public Defender, Hartford
Full Day(Includes, breakfast, lunch, and parking)
Half Day (Includes breakfast or lunch, and parking)
The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Financial hardship information available upon request.