Webinar - Ethics Violations - How to Avoid the Letter No One Wants to Receive
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When: Wednesday, December 11, 2019
1:00 PM
Where: United States

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Need ethics credits before the end of the year?  Want to hear about the cutting edge ethics issues for family lawyers from two experienced practitioners?

If so join our webinar from 1:00 to 2:30 pm EST on Wednesday, December 11, 2019.

The speakers, David N. Hofstein, Esq. of Hofstein Weiner & Meyer, P.C. in Philadelphia (AAML Foundation Immediate Past President and former adjunct at Temple Law School teaching family law and ethics) and Thomas Wilkinson, Esq. of Cozen O’Connor in Philadelphia (former President of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, co-editor of the Pennsylvania Ethics Handbook, and  member of the ABA’s Standing Committee on Professionalism), will draw on their extensive experience writing and speaking on ethics to address cutting edge issues in ethics including:


  1. Obligations to a prospective client under Model Rule 1.18 when there is an existing client;
  2. Contents of a fee letter under Model Rule 1.5;
  3. Representation of a client with a diminished capacity under Model Rule 1.14;
  4. Presenting false testimony before a tribunal under Model Rule 3.3;
  5. Termination of representation under Model Rule 1.16;
  6. Standards for judicial recusal under new ABA Formal Opinion 488;
  7. What we have learned from the College Admissions (“Varsity Blues”) scandal



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