ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct Rule 3.8 addresses “Special Responsibilities of Prosecutors” and the ABA Criminal Justice Standards provide...
Winter 2020 IOLTA Workshops
The Winter 2020 IOLTA Workshops will take place on February 13-14, 2019 in Austin, TX at the Austin Hilton Hotel. Plan now to join your IOLTA colleagues for two days of topical sessions for IOLTA program executive directors, staff members, and trustees. The IOLTA Workshops are co-sponsored by the ABA Commission on IOLTA and the National Association of IOLTA Programs.Register - Now
46th ABA National Conference on Professional Responsibility
Join us in New Orleans for the 46th ABA National Conference on Professional Responsibility on May 27-29, 2020. The preeminent educational and networking opportunity in the field of ethics and professional responsibility. Leading experts, scholars and practitioners from across the country will address trends and developments in legal ethics, professional discipline, professionalism and practice issues. Registration opens January 2020.Register - Now
36th ABA National Forum on Client Protection
The Standing Committee on Public Protection in the Provision of Legal Services presents the 36th ABA National Forum on Client Protection. The Forum is a national educational, informational and networking event for professionals working in the area of client protection. Our open arena offers a stimulating mix of formal educational sessions with the opportunity for an informal exchange of ideas. Join us in New Orleans on May 29-30, 2020. Registration opens January 2020.Register - Now
Spring 2020 National Legal Malpractice Conference
Join us this spring in New Orleans! The American Bar Association's National Legal Malpractice Conference offers you the profession’s best programming on legal liability issues and developments. Registration opens this winter.Learn More - Legal Malpractice Conference
E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism Award
Nominations for the 2020 E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism Award are now being accepted.
Rosner & Rosner Young Lawyer Professionalism Award
Nominations for the 2020 Rosner & Rosner Young Lawyer Professionalism Award now being accepted.
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Model Rules of Professional Conduct, 2019 Edition (eBook)
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Annotated Standards for Imposing Lawyer Sanctions, Second Edition
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Annotated Model Rules of Professional Conduct, Ninth Edition
Through its coordinating efforts, the Center for Professional Responsibilty promotes discussion and resolution of pressing issues of professional responsibility and regulation and fosters communication among diverse bar organizations and the various agencies that supervise and regulate the conduct of lawyers and judges.View - Committees
Lawyers in Transition
The ABA Center for Professional Responsibility has compiled resources to help answer common questions and identify programming and policy innovations related to end-of-career issues confronting lawyers.
Professional Responsibility Law Speakers Bureau
The Professional Responsibility Law Speakers Bureau is a resource from the ABA Center for Professional Responsibility to those organizing conferences, workshops, continuing legal education and similar programming.
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The Center for Professional Responsibility and its entities offer numerous resources relating to ethics, professionalism, client protection, professional discipline, specialization and global initiatives.
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