Avoid Easily Preventable Mistakes that Can Cost You Your Law License
The daily demands of the legal practice rarely allow for a moment of reflection on the ethical implications of your actions. This practical legal ethics guide will give you an opportunity to identify key areas of weaknesses in your daily practices and get real-life tips for protecting your reputation. Register today!
Learn how to manage client expectations and prevent unexpected turns of events.
Get specific tips for impeccable client account management.
Find out how to forestall and mitigate confidentiality breaches.
Become cognizant of common communication failings that can lead to client complaints.
Accidentally Getting in Over One's Head
Accidentally Getting Ahead of the Client
Conflicts Arising After a Representation Has Commenced
STEVEN R. SORENSON is a shareholder with the law firm of von Briesen & Roper, s.c. He is a member of the American Bar Association Law Foundation, chairs the District Three Wisconsin Office of Lawyer Regulation Committee, and serves on the Ethics Committee of the American Bar Association's Legal Education Committee. Mr. Sorenson formerly served as secretary and president of the State Bar of Wisconsin. He is a former member of the House of Delegates of the American Bar Association, former president of both the National Conference of Bar Presidents and the Wisconsin Law Foundation Fellows, and a current member of the foundation's Board of Trustees. Mr. Sorenson presents lectures throughout the state of Wisconsin on various topics, ranging from real estate law to professional ethics. He earned his undergraduate degree from Luther College and his Juris Doctorate degree from Marquette University Law School. During that time, he also attended American University in Washington, D.C. to study national public policy.
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