Ending the Attorney Client Relationship: Duties in Connection with Termination of Representation

shutterstock_695588905When an attorney ends a client relationship, there are important ethical responsibilities he or she must consider, including the duty of responsibility. I’m looking forward to speaking on the topic at a San Diego County Bar Association “Nuts & Bolts Series” presented by the Bar’s Legal Ethics Committee on Friday, August 17th at 12:00 pm PT in downtown San Diego.

Among the topics we’ll cover include the requirements of the Rule of Professional Conduct 3-700 as well as the new Rule 1.16 requirements that will go into effect on November 1, 2018.

You can learn more about the event and register here.

About Carole J. Buckner

Procopio_Buckner_Carole_Bio Photo 150 x 150Carole J. Buckner is a Partner and General Counsel with Procopio in San Diego, California. She is an AV Peer Review Rated sole practitioner admitted to the California State Bar in 1984. She holds a BA from the University of California at Berkeley (1980) and a JD from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco (1984). She is available for consulting and legal advice in the field of legal ethics and issues involving professional responsibility, and the law of lawyering.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s