CLE: The Ethics of Law Firm Collaboration

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June 6, 2018 6:00 pm

American Arbitration Association

NYWBA’s Solo and Small Firm Committee
and Women Owned Law

presents a CLE Program:
 The Ethics of Law Firm Collaboration

Speakers:
Nicole Hyland, Esq.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC

Kaylin Whittingham, Esq.
Whittingham Law

Moderator:
Kyle-Beth Hilfer, Esq.

Solo practitioners and law firms often collaborate on client projects.
What are the ethical mandates associated with such collaborations?  

In this 90 minute CLE, we will explore of counsel relationships, contractual relationships between law firms, fee structures, co-branding initiatives, and conflicts checks. Our speakers will explore relevant ethical rules and best practices for meeting ethical requirement,  as well as provide an overview of current relevant case law.

Date: June 6, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location American Arbitration Association
150 East 42nd St., 17th Floor, NYC
CLE: 1.5 Ethics Credits: *
Cost: Free – NYWBA Members**
$50 – Non-members
RSVP: Using the form below
Info: Email CLE@nywba.org

Beverages and Light Snacks Will Be Served

*CLE Credits:  1.5 Ethics Credits: The New York Women’s Bar Association is an accredited CLE provider. Approval of CLE credit is pending in accordance with the requirements of the NYS CLE Board for the above-listed credit hours for established attorneys and as transitional credit hours for newly admitted attorneys.

** Free NYWBA members, $50, non-member: Full and partial scholarships based on financial need are available. For info on the guidelines and to apply, contact CLE Co- Chairs Amy B. Goldsmith, Elizabeth Shampnoi or Ariel Chesler at cle@nywba.org or Amy at 212-216-1135. All requests are confidential.