Speaker, Gibbons Academy, "The Ethics of Pro Bono Work in New York," New York, NY
July 23, 2019 | 12:30 PM - July 23, 2019 | 1:30 PM EST
Pro bono representation in New York can be extremely rewarding, but like any legal representation, the New York Rules of Professional Conduct apply. This practical course is designed to identify and address common ethical issues that arise in pro bono representation, specifically those pertaining to client communication, confidentiality, and potential conflicts. A guest speaker from Legal Aid Society will also discuss pro bono opportunities in New York.