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2016 Annual Legal Ethics Seminar

, , , Eve Runyon, President & CEO, Pro Bono Institute; Justice Annette Ziegler, Wisconsin Supreme Court; Mark A. Gittelman, Managing Chief Counsel - Bankruptcy and Business Restructuring, PNC Bank, National Association; Nora M. Platt, Assistant General Counsel, Northwestern Mutual; Rebecca Rapp, General Counsel, Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation

The program will be presented live in Milwaukee and presented through live video conference at the other locations. 

Registration for Friday, November 11th has been closed. Please feel free to register for the December 2 or December 16 video replay dates by clicking here.

Questions? Please contact Sheri Kotas at (414) 277-5402 or sheri.kotas@quarles.com.

There is no fee to attend the program.

Program Topics Include:


Ethics of In-House Pro Bono 

This session identifies ethical rules and highlights best practices relevant to creating and operating an in-house pro bono program.

  • Presented by: Eve Runyon, President & CEO, Pro Bono Institute

Ethics in Practice: Running an In-House Pro Bono Program

  • This session will provide a view from the bench as well as practical suggestions from a panel of experienced in-house counsel who will address issues in operating an in-house pro bono program, including:
    • Staffing
    • Malpractice coverage
    • Managing pro bono matters
    • Pro bono policies
    • Obstacles and challenges  
  • Panelists include: Justice Annette Ziegler, Wisconsin Supreme Court, Mark A. Gittelman, Managing Chief Counsel - Bankruptcy and Business Restructuring, PNC Bank, National Association, Nora M. Platt, Assistant General Counsel, Northwestern Mutual, Rebecca Rapp, General Counsel, Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation
     
    • Panel moderated by: Valerie P. Vidal, Partner
      Quarles & Brady LLP

A Practical Approach to Ethical Issues for In-House Lawyers

This session will address the day to day (and once in a lifetime) ethical traps in-house counsel face, and provide a practical approach to spotting, avoiding, and dealing with them as you go.

  • Presented by: Daniel E. Conley, Partner, Quarles & Brady LLP

Who Should Attend? This seminar is designed for executives, in-house counsel, and other interested corporate executives.

We will provide a form and apply for three hours of ethics continuing legal education credit in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Virginia, and Wisconsin.

Certificates of Attendance will be issued via email upon program approval.

If you are member of another jurisdiction that does not honor CLE credit from FL, IL, IN, VA, or WI, we will be happy to provide the materials needed in order for you to apply for CLE credit. Please contact Natalia Kowalewicz, our CLE Coordinator, at Natalia.Kowalewicz@quarles.com.

Questions? Please contact Sheri Kotas at (414) 277-5402 or sheri.kotas@quarles.com.

Registrations must be received by Friday, November 4, 2016.