So How ‘Bout We All Zoom, Zoom, Zooma, Zoom?:
Ethical and Best Practices for a Virtual Practice in 2021 and Beyond
a Professional Practice Program presentation
Presented by Senior Lawyers Division and Young Lawyers Division
Date: Monday, November 8, 2021
Time: 4 - 5 p.m.
Credits: 1.0 EP
The pandemic has had many financial and non-financial impacts on the way lawyers practice law. Among other things, it has forced a dramatic shift in the means by which many lawyers practice law, including a move to more “virtual” practices and greater attention to a flexible work environment and the attendant well-being benefits. Many speculate that after the pandemic is over, lawyers will continue to rely on a virtual practice for some or a majority of their work. This course will discuss the ethical issues and best practices attorneys should follow when practicing virtually, including a discussion of technology issues, physical workspace issues, the proper etiquette for video hearings and trials, staff supervision, client confidences, and the risk of the unauthorized practice of law.
William (Bill) Slease, Esq., Professional Practice Program Director, State Bar of New Mexico
Briggs Cheney, Esq., Dixon Scholl Carrillo, PA
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