Annual Ethics Program: Confidentiality — Part IV

September 21, 2017

245 Water Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202

3 – 5:30 p.m. (ET), Program | 5:30p.m., Reception

We are seeking 2 hours ethics MCLE credits for this program.

During this event, the Association of Corporate Counsel North Florida Chapter will also hold a brief annual meeting. The chapter will elect 2018 officers and directors and cover other chapter business.

The North Florida ACC and McGuireWoods invite you and your colleagues to attend Tom Spahn’s annual ethics program. This two-hour interactive program uses hypotheticals to explore lawyers’ confidentiality and disclosure duties in the context of non-clients’ misconduct.


  • Determining which state’s ethics rules apply
  • Lawyers’ duty to disclose non-clients’ felonies or child abuse
  • Lawyers’ “reporting up” corporate employee misconduct
  • Lawyers’ duty to report other lawyers’ misconduct


Thomas E. Spahn, Partner
McGuireWoods LLP

Spahn has served on the ABA Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility, and has spoken at more than 1,600 CLE programs on ethics and other topics. Tom was selected as the 2013 metro-Washington, D.C., “Lawyer of the Year” for “Bet the Company Litigation” by Best Lawyers®.

For more information, please contact Bridget Light at [email protected].