Don't Let These Common Mistakes Put Your License at Risk
This legal program offers insights on common ethical mistakes attorneys make, as well as clear guidance on how to prevent them. Unearth security and privacy traps, determine how much is too much to post on social media and discover the top client management mistakes. Arm yourself with the knowledge you need to stay out of the danger zone - register today!
Learn how to detect and avoid common competency traps.
Uncover the risks of poor attorney-client communications.
Analyze the perils and pitfalls of ambiguous fee agreements.
Examine legal best practices for leaving a law firm.
Sharing Too Much on Social Media
Failing to Recognize Conflicts of Interest
Being Unprepared; Not Fully Knowing/Applying the Law
Inadequate Investigation and Discovery of Evidence (Inside and Outside of Litigation)
Forming Unintended Lawyer-Client Relationships
Dangers Posed by Poor Lawyer-Client Communications
Landmines Stemming from Legal Advertising
Vague Fee Agreements
Dropping the Ball on Duties to Former Clients
Departing the Law Firm: Avoiding Critical Mistakes
WILLIAM J. DELANEY is a member of The Delaney Law Firm LLC. Mr. Delaney is a lifetime fellow of the Rhode Island Bar Foundation, as well as a fellow of the American Bar Association. He is a member of the Rhode Island Supreme Court's MCLE Committee; and the Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, New York State, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut bar associations. He earned his A.B. degree from the University of Notre Dame; his M.B.A. degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; his J.D. degree from Albany Law School of Union University; and his L.L.M. degree from the Morin Center, Boston University School of Law.
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