The ethics rules provide a complex web of obligations for those who supervise partners, associates, paralegals and even administrative staff. Firm managers and supervisors ignore these rules at their peril. In this webinar, you’ll learn about the applicable rules and the civil and disciplinary cases that have applied them. Among other things, you’ll learn about:
- Ethical obligations for training and managing attorneys
- Case-specific supervisory issues
- Ethical issues concerning supervising escrow accounts
- Consequences of violating the rules
Ronald C. Minkoff
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC
Ronald C. Minkoff is a partner in the Litigation Group at Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC and Head of the Professional Responsibility Group. Mr. Minkoff is one of New York State’s leading practitioners in the field of attorney ethics and professional responsibility. He regularly represents attorneys in law firm partnership disputes, attorney discipline cases, legal fee disputes and legal malpractice and professional liability cases on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants. Mr. Minkoff provides ethics opinions and advice to a wide variety of law firm clients and serves as an expert witness in legal malpractice lawsuits and attorneys’ fees disputes. He is a graduate of Columbia Law School.
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