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You're devoted to your clients and to upholding the law. But legal practice is never static, and the changes constantly create new ethical challenges and traps for the unwary. Are you unwittingly jeopardizing your clients' welfare and possibly your license? Do you have all the latest information you need to protect confidentiality, guard against conflicts of interest, and prevent malpractice? This fast-paced guide offers legal ethics tactics that will help you maintain your impeccable professional reputation. Find out where the areas of most contention lie and avoid missteps that lead to legal and financial exposure. Order today!
Presented by: Christopher D. Hawkins and Richard C. Nelson
including - Ethics: 3.00
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CHRISTOPHER D. HAWKINS is an attorney with Devine Millimet & Branch, PA, where he practices in the areas of professional liability and construction claims. Mr. Hawkins has published many articles on topics of professional liability and litigation practice, and has presented seminars on topics of professional liability, and construction contracts and claims. He is a member of the New Hampshire Bar Association Ethics Committee, the ABA Center for Professional Responsibility, the Legal Counsel Forum of the American Council of Engineering Companies, and the Charles C. Doe Inn of the American Inns of Court. Mr. Hawkins earned his B.A. degree from Middlebury College and his J.D. degree from the University of Connecticut School of Law. He is admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of New Hampshire, Maine, Connecticut and Massachusetts, as well as the First Circuit Court of Appeals.
RICHARD C. NELSON is a partner with Devine Millimet & Branch, PA. He has been representing lawyers in New Hampshire and other New England states since 1986. This work has involved the defense of hundreds of lawyers and law firms in malpractice and professional conduct cases. Mr. Nelson has also consulted with lawyers and law firms on ethical issues and risk management. His work has involved litigation in the U.S. Court of Appeals, U.S. District Courts, State Supreme Courts, State Superior Courts and State Probate Courts. Mr. Nelson's work in this field has been recognized by his listing in The Best Lawyers in America. He earned his B.A. degree, cum laude, from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and his J.D. degree from the Boston University School of Law. Mr. Nelson is admitted to practice in New Hampshire, Massachusetts and New York.