The American Bar Association (ABA) Standing Committee on Professionalism annually awards the E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism Award to deserving...
Fall 2019 National Legal Malpractice Conference
The American Bar Association Standing Committee on Lawyers' Professional Liability presents the Fall 2019 National Legal Malpractice Conference in San Diego. Registration is open now! Click below to register!Register - Now
2019 National Conference for Lawyer Assistance Programs
Registration is underway for CoLAP’s 2019 National Conference for Lawyer Assistance Programs, FROM SURVIVING TO THRIVING: LAPs Lead the Way taking place September 24-26, 2019 at the Hilton Austin Hotel in Austin, Texas. To book by phone, call 512-482-8000 and mention “ABA National CoLAP/ILAA Conference”. See the registration page for information about Sponsorship and Exhibitor opportunities.Learn - More
4th Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL) School
The Standing Committee on Public Protection in the Provision of Legal Services presents the 4th UPL School. At the UPL School, those charged with the investigation, prevention, and prosecution of the unauthorized practice of law are provided a central forum to discuss current and anticipated trends in unauthorized practice and enforcement. November 7-8, 2019 Chicago, IL. Registration opens August 2019.
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Model Rules of Professional Conduct, 2019 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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