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Professional Liability, Legal Ethics & Risk Management: Preventing, Defending & Obtaining Insurance for Claims Against Law Firms

Length: 2 hours 6 minutes

This program will address legal ethics violations and other issues that result in claims against firms.  Using a series of hypotheticals, a panel of experts will explore: risk management strategies to prevent claims, how to defend the law firm while complying with ethical duties to the firm’s clients, how to obtain insurance coverage for legal malpractice claims, and how to coordinate the defense and insurance strategies.

Program Chair: STEPHEN A. WEISBROD, Weisbrod Matteis & Copley PLLC

CLE credit: 2.0 total: 1.0 professional practice & 1.0 ethics.

Original Recording Date: 1/31/2013

Produced By:

New York City Bar Association

Course Materials

  • *Professional Liability, Legal Ethics & Risk Management: Pre
  • Hypothetical
  • Affirmation Document