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Center for Professional Responsibility: Conference Planning Committee

Center for Professional Responsibility:
Conference Planning Committee


Mission

The Conference Planning Committee has primary oversight responsibility for the selection of speakers and topics for conferences in which the Center for Professional Responsibility and its committees are substantively involved, either as primary sponsors or as co-sponsors. The principal focus of the committee is the Center's annual National Conference on Professional Responsibility, which has been held every year since 1975.

The National Conference is a three-day conference at which national experts in the field of professional responsibility participate in panel discussions and the exchange of ideas concerning emerging issues in professional regulation, ethics, professionalism and related topics. In addition to those who practice in the ethics and disciplinary fields, the Conference attracts academics, members of the judiciary and bar leaders from around the country. Formal panel discussions are supplemented by informal sessions in which new approaches to emerging issues are discussed. The Conference draws approximately 350 attendees and qualifies for CLE credit in most jurisdictions.

Leadership

Committee Roster  


Programs, Meetings and Events

Committee Events

38th National Conference on Professional Responsibility

May 31, 2012 - June 2, 2012
The preeminent educational and networking conference in the field of ethics and professional responsibility with leading experts, scholars and practitioners from across the country. Topics address recent trends and developments in legal ethics, professional discipline for lawyers, professionalism and practice issues.
 
Section Events

    Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Law Practice

    05/04/2017-05/04/2017

    The event will be held on 05/04/2017. The format is Web. The event sponsor(s) are Center for Professional Development,Center For Professional Responsibility,Law Practice Division,Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division,Section of International Law,Division for Public Services,Delivery of Legal Services,Section of Science & Technology Law. The event has 1.50 CLE Credits .

    Implicit Bias in the Legal Workplace: Moving from Who Is Biased? to What Can We Do About it?

    06/19/2017-06/19/2017

    The event will be held on 06/19/2017. The format is Web. The event sponsor(s) are American Bar Association,Coalition on Racial and Ethnic Justice,Hispanic Legal Rights and Responsibilities,Council for Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Educational Pipeline,Center for Professional Development,Center For Professional Responsibility. The event has 1.50 CLE Credits .

Modified by Benjamin Woodson on February 7, 2012

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