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Dumb Things Lawyers Do

Small Law Firm Series
Dumb Things Lawyers Do:
Avoidable Risks and the Elimination of the Unforced Error
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Prefer to view the live webcast? Please CLICK HERE.

Program Fee:

Live Program: $99 for Members | $199 for Nonmembers
Small Law Firm: $59 for Members
Members who are Recent Law Graduates, Newly Admitted Lawyers, In-House/Corporate Counsel, Judges (and their staff), or attorneys that practice within the Government, Academic or Not-for-Profit sectors attend this program for free.

CLE Credit:
New York: 2.0 Law Practice Management
New Jersey: 2.4 General
California: 2.0 General
Pennsylvania: 2.0 General

This program provides transitional/non-transitional credit to all attorneys

Legal practice is just that: practice. Every day, lawyers make decisions that affect their clients, and possibly themselves. Many of those decisions are good, some are debatable, and a few are just dumb. Join us as we discuss some of the dumb things lawyers do, and explain how attorneys can avoid obvious mistakes arising from unthinking action or inaction. Among other things, we’ll discuss the pitfalls of holding client money, how to handle multiple client representation, the ever-present risks of disclosing confidential information, and managing social media involvement. Finally, we’ll provide guidance on preventing time and money lost in defending related claims and complaints.

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Program Chair:
Noah D. Fiedler, Hinshaw Law

Sponsoring Association Committee:
Small Law Firm, Gary M. Kaufman, Chair

New York City Bar 42 West 44th St New York, NY 10036

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