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What Starbucks and the Ethics Rule Teach Lawyers about Attracting Clients


Level: Advanced
Runtime: 60 minutes
Recorded Date: December 06, 2018
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Agenda


  • Adopting a Mission that the Client Believes in
  • Rule 1.14(a) Clients with Diminished Capacity
  • Rule 8.4 Misconduct
  • Rule 1.5(a) Fees
  • Rule 1.1 Competence
  • Rule 1.3 Diligence
  • Rule 1.4 Communication
  • Rule 1.7 Conflict of Interest: Current Clients
Runtime: 1 hour
Recorded: December 6, 2018

Description

The ABA has since convened another commission, the “20/20 Commission,” which recommended additional changes to the code. Those amendments were adopted by the ABA’s House of Delegates in August of 2012 and will probably be coming to a “rulebook near you” very shortly. Stuart Teicher will discuss the seven elements that direct lawyers how to lead a “principled practice”. 

This program was recorded on December 6th, 2018.

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Stuart Teicher

Panelists

Stuart I. Teicher, Esq.

Professional Legal Educator

Stuart I. Teicher, Esq. is a professional legal educator who focuses on ethics law. A practicing attorney for over 17 years, Stuart's career is now dedicated to helping fellow attorneys survive the practice of law and thrive in the profession. Mr. Teicher teaches seminars, provides in-house training to law firms and gives keynote speeches at conventions and association meetings. He also provides consultation and representation in attorney disciplinary matters.

Stuart helps attorneys get better at what they do (and enjoy the process) through his entertaining and educational CLE Performances. His expertise is in "Technethics," a term Stuart coined that refers to the ethical issues in social networking and other technology. Stuart also speaks about "Practical Ethics" -- those lessons hidden in the ethics rules that enhance a lawyer's practice.

Mr. Teicher is a Supreme Court appointee to the New Jersey District Ethics Committee where he investigates and prosecutes grievances filed against attorneys, an adjunct Professor of Law at Rutgers Law School in Camden, New Jersey where he teaches Professional Responsibility and an adjunct Professor at Rutgers University in New Brunswick where he teaches undergraduate writing courses.

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