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Legal ethics is compliance-driven, but this engaging course goes beyond rules overview to talk about the worst-case scenario situations - when simple mistakes cost an attorney his/her license. Fulfil your continuing education requirement and learn how to protect your practice in this insightful analysis of real-life situations that pose the highest risk. Find out how simple everyday practices can be improved to prevent client dissatisfaction and ensure legal ethics compliance. Order today!
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This course has been approved by the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Lawyers who complete this course shall receive 3.0 hours of self-study CLE credit including 3.0 ethics hours.
JOSEPH M. RUSSELL is a shareholder in the Milwaukee office of von Briesen & Roper, s.c., where he is a member of the litigation and risk management practice group. Mr. Russell has litigated a wide variety of cases in state and federal courts throughout the country, including commercial, environmental, mass tort, product liability, franchise, consumer fraud, healthcare, trade secrets, campaign finance and civil rights cases. He is also the firm’s ethics counsel. In this role, he addresses ethics issues for the firm, including research and analysis of complicated ethical and risk management issues. He regularly speaks on ethics to various groups. Mr. Russell is a member of the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Wisconsin (member, Ethics Committee), the Milwaukee Bar Association (chair, Government Law Section), the Seventh Circuit Bar Association and the Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association. His bar admissions include Wisconsin; Illinois; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit; U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin; Northern District of Illinois; District of Colorado; and the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. Russell earned his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Georgetown University; his M. Phil. degree from Trinity College, University of Dublin; his M.A. degree from the University of Wisconsin; and his J.D. degree from Northwestern University School of Law (senior manuscript editor, Northwestern Law Review, Moot Court Committee).
JOHN A. SNOW is an attorney with Prince, Yeates & Geldzahler, and he has also had an active professional practice in Nevada. Mr. Snow's practice consists of general civil litigation, including commercial, professional malpractice, construction, insurance coverage, and defense. He is the chair of the Utah Ethics Advisory Opinion Committee. Mr. Snow has been designated in The Best Lawyers in America as Lawyer of the Year 2012 in the specialties of litigation, real estate, and construction law. He has also been designated in The Best Lawyers in America in the specialties of legal malpractice law, commercial litigation, and construction law; designated in Utah Business magazine's Utah Legal Elite in the specialties of business and civil litigation and construction law; and designated as a Super Lawyer in the Mountain States in Super Lawyer Magazine. Mr. Snow is also ranked in Chambers USA for Utah, litigation: general commercial.