Continuing Legal Education

Healthy Balance 2010: Good Mental Health Practices & the Management of Stress AND Ethics & Professionalism: Living Within the Law (01/25/13)

Healthy Balance 2010: Good Mental Health Practices & the Management of Stress


Ethics & Professionalism: Living Within the Law


VIDEO REPLAYS - Friday, January 25, 2013 from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.


Federal Defenders of Western North Carolina Office



CLE Credit:

3.0 Total Hours (1.0 Mental Health/Substance Abuse + 2.0 Ethics)



$175 Attorney Rate

$90 Paralegal Rate

$75 Hourly Rate



Federal Defenders Office

129 W. Trade Street, Suite 300

Charlotte, NC 28202


Special Info:

2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Registration

2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. CLE Training


Healthy Balance 2010: Dr. Russell Greenfield will discuss the effects of stress and methods to healthily and effectively manage its effects on you, your clients and your law practice.  He will provide you with sound mental health strategies that support emotional as well as physical health, with the aim of enhancing your professional competence as a lawyer.

(1.0 Mental Health/Substance Abuse Hour)


Ethics & Professionalism: Desa Ballard entered private practice in 1987 after several years of working for the state court system, first as a law clerk to then-circuit Judge Ralph King Anderson, Jr. and later as law clerk to Chief Justice J.B. "Bubba" Ness.  She practiced with a law firm for ten years and opened her own office in 1997.  With her years of experience, she will explore the following areas in the ethics and professionalism arenas: Best & Worst Lawyer Practices, Common Mistakes (that get you into trouble), Remedies (that get you out of trouble) and Advertising/Solicitation

(2.0 Ethics Hours)




Download Registration form here and return via:

Fax: 704/333-6209

Mail: 438 Queens Road, Charlotte, NC 28207

Phone: 704/375-8624




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