ETHICS: HOW TO STAY OUT OF TROUBLE WITH THE BPR

TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Fee Contracts
  • Reasonable Fee to Charge
  • Fee Most Often Complained About
  • Factors that Make Fees Reasonable
  • Conflict of Interest
  • Confidentiality
  • Diligence
  • Meeting Deadlines
  • How to Get Help
  • What To Do When You Get a Complaint


Laura Chastain is Ethics Counsel for the Board of Professional Responsibility of the Supreme Court of Tennessee.  She is licensed in Tennessee, Texas and Kentucky and has been in private practice as in-house counsel for a Tennessee corporation.  She has previously served as a hearing committee member for the Board of Professional Responsibility and was Deputy Chief Disciplinary Counsel for 17 years.  Laura has been a speaker at Continuing Legal Education Seminars and has been teaching Ethics and Professionalism classes at the Nashville School of Law since 2003.


Wednesday, October 18, 2017
The Walden Club
11:15 a.m. Registration and Lunch
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. CLE Seminar

1.0 hour DUAL CLE Credit
CBA Members $65.00 / Non-Members $80.00 / Support Staff $30.00