Professionalism, Ethics and Malpractice '11

Recorded December 2, 2011

Presiding

  • Jeffrey M. Smith, Program Chair, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Atlanta

WELCOME and introduction

Lawrence F. Jones, Executive Director, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia, Athens

overview of program

Jeffrey M. Smith

ten ways to prevent ethics claims and malpractice claims

Jeffrey M. Smith

using contract attorneys, “of counsel” attorneys, and nonlawyers

Jeffrey M. Smith

drafting engagement agreements (regardless of the details)

Jeffrey M. Smith

recent case law developments

Frank J. Beltran, The Beltran Firm, Atlanta

Questions and Answers