Paralegal Ethics 101 (Self-Study)


In their daily interactions with clients, court personnel and the general public, paralegals walk a fine line between comfortably doing their jobs and practicing law.  Most often paralegals find themselves as the “first responders” to conversations, decisions and obligations that lead them right to the ethical line.  How would you handle discussing the status of a case with a client?  Where do you draw the line between communicating with them and giving advice?  Have you ever been asked to complete a task you did not feel comfortable doing? Knowing and understanding your ethical obligations is key to a successful career. Hear stories, tips and strategies from a seasoned paralegal who has worked it all- from a solo practitioner to Big Law and use her strategies to help you steer clear of the ethical pitfalls all paralegals face.

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