Continuing Legal Education

Ethics, Mental Health & Substance Abuse Marathon (07/30/14)

Ethics, Mental Health & Substance Abuse Marathon

 

VIDEO REPLAY – Wednesday, July 30, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

 

MCB Center


 

CLE Credit:

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

                       

Fees:

$125 Attorney Rate

$50 Paralegal Rate

 

Location:

MCB Center

1123 South Church Street, Suite 103

Charlotte, NC 28203

 

Special Info:

8:30 a.m. Registration

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CLE Training

 

 

9:00 am – 10:00 am: Liar, Liar – Dealing with the Disingenuous Client (1.0 Ethics)

In this one-hour presentation, William R. Terpening of Nexsen Pruet, PLLC will analyze and attempt to solve the various ethical and strategic problems that can arise when we determine that our clients are lying, or may be lying, to use, the other side or the Court.

 

10:00 am – 11:00 am: North Carolina’s Original Copy of the Bill of Rights – A Lawyer’s Dream or Nightmare? (1.0 Ethics)

The Honorable Paul M. Newby, North Carolina Supreme Court, will retell the story of his involvement with the “sting” operation for the return of North Carolina’s original copy of the Bill of Rights while he was an Assistant United States Attorney.  His presentation will focus of the legal and ethical issues involved with the case.

 

11:00 am – 12:00 pm: North Carolina Lawyer Assistance Program: Confidential Assistance for Lawyers (1.0 Mental Health/Substance Abuse)

Robynn E. Moraites, Executive Director, NC LAP, will provide an overview of the NC LAP program.  Topics include:

·         Origins of NC LAP

·         Who LAP serves

·         Services Provided by NC LAP

·         Recent Trends

·         Common Questions & Misconceptions

·         How to Get Help

 

 

Registration:

Download Registration form here and return via:

Fax: 704/333-6209

Mail: 1123 South Church Street, Suite 103, Charlotte, NC 28203

Phone: 704/375-8624

 

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