Introductory Lessons on Ethics and Civility 2021 – Video Replay
This course will satisfy your 4.0 Ethics credits requirement.
What’s New on Ethics?
Civility in Everyday Lawyering:
– What Are the Basic Lessons to Be Learned?
– Colloquium on Ethics and Civility
A sound ethical compass and a civil and professional demeanor are the hallmarks of successful and respected attorneys in all areas of practice. This four-hour program
will provide attendees with an update on developments in the area of attorney ethics, including the most recent case law. The rules of civility will be discussed, with emphasis on practical pointers for dealing with uncivil adversaries and civility issues within the law firm. The program will conclude with a discussion of real life hypotheticals by a panel of distinguished practitioners and jurists – certain to benefit attorneys in all substantive areas of practice. Don’t miss this opportunity to obtain 4.0 MCLE Ethics credits at this lively and thought provoking program, which is annually one of NYSBA’s best attended CLE seminars.
Who Should Attend:
Attorneys of all levels of experience, across all subject matter disciplines.
• “One of the best CLE programs I have ever attended!”
• “Colloquium was excellent!”
• “Excellent format, lecture and panel!”
• “This 4-point ethics program is great!”
Program Chair: Vincent J. Syracuse, Esq., Founding Partner, Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt LLP, NYC
Hal R. Lieberman, Esq., Partner, Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady LLP
Danielle C. Lesser, Esq., Partner, Morrison Cohen LLP; Chair, Business Litigation Department
Hon. Robert Reed, New York County Commercial Division Justice
John P. Mastando III, Partner in Weil’s Complex Commercial Litigation Practice group and Co-Head of the Firm’s Insurance Litigation Practice
Mark C. Zauderer, Esq., Senior Partner, Ganfer, Shore, Leeds & Zauderer LLP
Justice Tanya R. Kennedy, Appellate Division, First Department of the State of New York
Please note: As this is a video replay, Ethics credits do not qualify for newly admitted attorneys. Any live questions asked by the audience that are not answered during the program will be forwarded to the speakers.
- August 9, 2022
- 9:00 AM
- 1:00 PM
- Virtual Participation
- Commercial & Federal Litigation Section
- Committee on Attorney Professionalism
- Committee on Continuing Legal Education