19th Annual Professional Responsibility Seminar

, Judge Charles Schneider
Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square

Kegler Brown’s annual seminar on professional responsibility will take place on Friday, September 30, 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.


This seminar has been approved for 2.75 CLE Credit Hours

Moderator: Jonathan Coughlan

8:30 a.m. Registration + Breakfast

9:00 a.m. Recent Developments; Geoffrey Stern

9:15 a.m. Defending Jacob: A Test of Guilt and Innocence; Judge Charles Schneider

Judge Charles Schneider will be discussing the book “Defending Jacob,” which is a legal thriller about an assistant district attorney from a Massachusetts county whose son is accused of murder.

10:15 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m. Common Conflict Hiccups; Jonathan Coughlan

Jon will discuss the common conflict hiccups that attorneys face in their daily work lives.

11:15 a.m. – In-House Counsel’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day; Chris Weber + Jason Beehler

Chris and Jason will walk through the worst day in the life of in-house counsel, during which an unlucky in-house lawyer encounters a host of ethical issues

Registration + Fees

Please register by Friday, September 23, by contacting Maura Fortino at [email protected] 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.


Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square
75 E. State Street
Columbus, OH 43215
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Parking is available at the Columbus Commons Underground Garage, located at 191 S. 3rdStreet.

Directions to parking garage

Additional parking is available at the Sheraton Hotel, which valets on the corner of State Street.