17th Annual Professional Responsibility Seminar
Kegler Brown's much-anticipated, annual seminar on professional responsibility will take place on Friday, October 17, at the Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square. Join us, starting at 8:30 a.m., for this well-regarded, half-day seminar focused on providing Ohio's lawyers and judges with timely information regarding ethics and professionalism.
A hot breakfast will be served to all attendees.
Leading up to the seminar, visit OhioLegalEthics.com and follow the conversation on social media using the hashtag #legalethics2014 to stay up to date on the latest developments in ethics and professionalism.
Approved for 2.75 CLE Credit Hours
Moderator; Geoffrey Stern
8:30 a.m. – Registration + Breakfast
9:00 a.m. – Recent Developments; Geoffrey Stern
Michael and Rasheeda will discuss trends and recent developments involving lawyers who have been charged or convicted with criminal offenses. They'll also look at how the disciplinary system treats lawyers who have been convicted and what happens to lawyers once the criminal case is over.
9:45 a.m. – Ethical Concerns for In-house Counsel; Chris Weber
Chris will include tips to assist in-house counsel in navigating the ethical/professional boundaries in the complex corporate environment, including attorney-client privilege, conflicts, competency and outsourcing services.
10:15 a.m. – Break
10:30 a.m. – Toe the Line: Breeding a Culture of Confidentiality; Jonathan Coughlan
Jonathan's segment will examine some unique, but not infrequent, confidentiality issues lawyers may face, such as concurrent clients, client fraud and reporting up the chain in a corporate setting.
Jason and Kailee will discuss recent cases and professional considerations for lawyers who have, or plan to have, a presence on social media.
Registration + Fees
Please register by Friday, October 10, by contacting Ashton Lahman, firstname.lastname@example.org or (614) 255-5515. There is a $75 fee to attend this program. We accept cash, checks, and credit cards, except American Express, the day of the seminar. We also accept credit card payments in advance by telephone.
Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square
75 E. State Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Parking is available at the Columbus Commons
Underground Garage, located at 191 S. 3rd Street. Directions to parking garage.
Additional parking is available at the Sheraton Hotel, which valets on the corner of State Street.