Ethical Considerations in Representing Clients with Diminished Capacity (2021)
Credits: 1.0 EP
Delve into the ethical considerations attorneys face when representing clients with diminished capacity. Join the panel from the 14th Annual Legal Services Providers Conference as they introduce the Rule 16-114 NMRA rule of Professional Conduct, and explore the aspects of Adult Protective Services, the paths to interactions with diminished capacity clients, and a fact pattern.
Alice Liu McCoy, New Mexico Developmental Disabilities Planning Council
Sarah Jacobs, New Mexico Aging and Long-Term Services Department
Esperanza Lucero, Adult Protective Services, New Mexico Aging and Long-Term Services Department
Tim Gardner, Disability Rights New Mexico
Cristóbal Muñoz, Senior Citizens Law Office