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Ethical Dilemmas in Law Firm Management
Date: 12/08/2017
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL
Presented by: YLS Professional Responsibility
Experience Level: Basic to Intermediate
MCLE Credit: 2 IL PR-MCLE Credit, approved
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Risks are inherent to the practice of law. Managing your practice carries its own unique risks and ethical obligations. This seminar will discuss the ethical issues related to the management of IOLTA/client trust accounts, use of media and marketing, handling referrals and proper staff management.

  • IOLTA/Trust Accounts
  • Media, Marketing and How to Handle Referrals
  • Proper Staff Management

Avanti Bakane, Gordon & Rees
Shelley Bethune, Illinois Attorney Registration & Disciplinary Commission
Lauren Elliott, Elliott & Associates

Katherine Schnake, Hinshaw & Culbertson
Kathryne Hayes, Collins Bargione Vuckovich
Chairs, YLS Professional Responsibility Committee

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