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Ethics Rules Governing Multijurisdictional Practice
Ethics Rules Governing Multijurisdictional Practice

 

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One of the most important developments in the legal profession is the increase in the number of attorneys practicing in several jurisdictions. With that, lawyers need to know, and carefully follow, the ethics rules governing multijurisdictional practice. In this 2.5-hour, January 15, 2016 presentation, Patrick M. Connors, Esquire provides a practical guide to those rules, including valuable tips and warnings.

Mr. Connors is a Professor at Albany Law School where he teaches, inter alia, Legal Ethics. He is also a member of the New York State Bar Association's Committee on Professional Ethics and a highly-respected speaker, author, frequent expert witness, and consultant on attorney ethics and legal malpractice..

Major topics include:
Development of multijurisdictional practice issues
ABA Model Rule 5.5: unauthorized practice of law; multijurisdictional practice of law
State adoptions and modifications of Rule 5.5
ABA Formal Opinion 469 (2014)
ABA Model Rule 8.5: Disciplinary Authority; Choice of Law
New (effective 12/31/15) Rules For Temporary Practice In NY
Miscellaneous

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