Course ID: DV020212
2 MCLE Credits: 2 Ethics; Non-transitional
Norman B. Arnoff, Esq., Law Offices of Norman B. Arnoff
W. Robert Curtis, Curtis & Associates
John Haley, Esq.
Maria Patterson, Patterson & Aschhein LLP
Learn from a panel of experts about what constitutes legal
malpractice and how best to avoid it. The program will cover such
claims as breach of fiduciary duty, professional misconduct, conflicts,
the scope of the attorney-client relationship, determining legal
competency and more. Special attention will be paid to attorneys’
fees, calculations and justification for charges, as well as fee dispute
resolution procedures. The program will also focus on the types of
professional liability insurance policies available for legal
Original Tape Date: February 22, 2012
All Programs include: (1) Affirmation and (1) DVD/CD packet.
To receive CLE credit for program on DVD/CD: DVD/CDs are embedded with CLE codes that you must copy onto a supplied affirmation sheet. Return the signed and dated affirmation to the NYCLA CLE Institute to be issued a CLE certificate. We recommend that you watch/listen to DVD/CDs as soon as possible. We can only issue CLE credit if the law is still current. The date of your signed affirmation will determine the date of your CLE certificate.
Course Materials: DVDs have a PDF file of the course materials on the DVD itself. CD orders will come with a separate CD with a PDF file of the course materials. Written materials provided only upon request.