Remote Work and Attorney Ethics

With the ongoing pandemic, more lawyers than ever before are working remotely. Can a lawyer admitted to practice law in California relocate and practice California law while located in another state? Can a lawyer who is not admitted to practice law in California practice the law of another state while physically located in California? I …

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A New Leadership Role, Ongoing Speaking Engagements, and a New Article

I’m pleased to assume the chair of the Legal Ethics Committee of the San Diego County Bar Association for 2021, having been appointed by its Board of Directors. The Committee provides legal ethics education to San Diego lawyers through articles and presentations, and operates an ethics hotline for SDCBA members. The Committee also publishes ethics …

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Time for Another Legal Ethics Update

Join Procopio Partner and General Counsel Carole Buckner December 10th for her annual presentation to the Orange County Bar Association membership covering the past year in legal ethics.  She and others will be covering new developments during 2020, including new cases, ethics opinions, and discipline decisions.  Learn more and register here.

Providing Mediation and Arbitration Services

I am very pleased to announce that I had the distinct honor over the past month of being able to complete my mediator training with the Pepperdine Caruso School of Law, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution on October 9, 2020.  Pepperdine’s forty-hour course, Mediating the Litigated Case, along with my deep background of 30+ years …

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