Qualifies for 1 “Legal Ethics” credit.
1-hour MCLE credit
Viewing Time: 60 minutes
Co-counsel relationships can exist in a variety of circumstances and can pose ethical challenges. Two Sacramento attorneys, both former members of the State Bar Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct, will identify some common situations in which co-counsel relationships can arise, examine ethical obligations and pitfalls that can arise with them, and describe actions that can be taken to avoid the pitfalls.
Topics of discussion will include client consent, division of responsibility, accountability, and competence.
Please note, supplemental materials can be downloaded from the same page you view this video. In the video description, click the URL to download the “…speaker’s handouts and ancillary files.”
The viewing of this online video meets the criteria for “participatory” continuing legal education credit as verified by the Sacramento County Public Law Library, an approved State Bar of California MCLE provider according to the State Bar of California MCLE Rules & Requirements [Rule 2.72].