Live Webinar – Ethical Issues Confronting Trusts & Estates Lawyers

By Hoge Fenton | 05.14.2020 | Client Alerts

The Estate Planning & Probate Section invites you to a live webinar with Alison Buchanan on Thursday, May 21, 2020 from 12:00pm – 1:00pm.

Description: This live online program will focus on attorney ethics issues relevant to estate planning, trust, and probate lawyers.  Specifically, we will address some of the more pertinent revised Rules of Professional Conduct (what is new, what stayed the same, and what wasn’t included), risk management best practices particularly important for estate planning and trust lawyers, and the new California Rules of Court requiring training for those serving as independent counsel in conservatorships and guardianships.

Cost: $20 for Estate Planning Section members and $30 for non-section members. Cost includes 1 hour of Legal Ethics credit.

Registration: Please log-in on the SMCBA website to register for this event. Registration closes on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. The meeting ID for this live webinar will provided 1 day prior to the event to all paid registrants. For questions about this event, please email smcba@gryphonevents.com or fax (510) 588-4543.

About our speaker:

Alison Buchanan is a Shareholder in Hoge Fenton’s Silicon Valley office, where she is the chair of the firm’s Business Litigation Practice Group. Alison is a Certified Specialist in Legal Malpractice Law as certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. She is a sought-after speaker on attorney ethics.
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