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Learn what to do with adverse evidence and how to handle those who would offer false evidence.
Work through commonplace scenarios that may lead to unintentional breaks in professionalism.
Upholding the Rule of Law
Communicating with the Courts
Avoiding and Correcting False Statements: Common Examples
Disclosing All Adverse Evidence
Preventing Offers of False Evidence
Communicating with Other Lawyers and Third Parties: Ensuring Respect and Civility
Pro Bono Representation and Other Public Service: Where and How to Get Involved
JEFFREY HAMILTON GEIGER serves as general counsel and on the Board of Directors of Sands Anderson PC, a Mid-Atlantic firm headquartered in Richmond, Virginia. Since 1996, his practice has been concentrated in the areas of business litigation, legal malpractice defense, and legal ethics counseling and representation. Mr. Geiger is an adjunct full professor at the University of Richmond, and routinely presents seminars and writes on issues addressing litigation and ethical issues. He served for 10 years as leader of the firm's Litigation Group and has served as lead counsel and local counsel in dozens of trials in state and federal courts, appellate courts and administrative agencies. Mr. Geiger earned his B.A. degree from the College of William & Mary and his J.D. degree from the College of William & Mary School of Law.
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