8:30-9 a.m. Continental breakfast and registration
9-11:15 a.m. Program
McGuireWoods invites you and your colleagues to attend Tom Spahn's annual
fall ethics program. The two-hour interactive program uses hypotheticals to
explore situations in which lawyers' interests might conflict with their
Applicability of ethics rules to lawyers' nonlegal activities
Doing business with clients
Accepting gifts from clients
Representing unpopular clients
- Lawyers agreeing to limit their practice in partnership agreements or
- Limiting liability to clients
Disclosing malpractice to clients
Resolving disputes with clients
File ownership after representations end
- Duty to protect former clients
Thomas E. Spahn, Counsel, McGuireWoods LLP
Spahn has served on the ABA Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional
Responsibility, and has spoken at more than 2,000 CLE programs on ethics and
other topics. Tom was selected as the 2013 and 2020 metro-Washington, D.C.,
"Lawyer of the Year" for "Bet the Company Litigation" by Best Lawyers®.
We are seeking 2 hours of ethics MCLE credits for this program.
For more information, please contact
Bridget Light at firstname.lastname@example.org
Our programs are intended for the benefit of our clients and contacts and we reserve the right to refuse any registration at our sole discretion.