Managing Your Risk
- The Intersection of Claim Prevention and Professional Responsibility
Date: Wednesday, December 19th 2012
Location: World Trade Center Mezzanine Room, Building 2, 26 SW Salmon, Portland
Note: This class will be worth two hours of ethics MCLE credit
This two-hour program will examine the intersection of law firm ethics and claims management. Attendees will learn practical ways to lessen the risk of both regulatory discipline and civil claims.
Our speakers are Steve Carpenter of the Professional Liability Fund and Mark Fucile, Fucile & Reising. A former civil litigator, Steve provides confidential assistance to Oregon attorneys who have a malpractice claim or who are concerned that they may have made a mistake that will lead to a claim. Mark counsels and trains lawyers, law firms and corporate and governmental legal departments on professional ethics and attorney-client privilege issues, is retained as an expert witness in these areas, handles law firm-related litigation and defends lawyers before courts and regulatory agencies throughout the Northwest.