3.0 MCLE Credits (3.0 ethics)
assess and respond to “problem partner” scenarios from the
perspectives of the Lawyer Assistance Program, Law Practice
Management and Attorney Professionalism. After examining the many
faces of “Larry,” the problem partner, the second half of
this program will address several possible ways to help "Larry"
including training, coaching, counseling, confrontation, intervention,
peer review or possible termination of a partnership interest (firing).
Panelists from different disciplines will discuss the pros and cons of
these different approaches.
This program will cover Narcissist Larry, Larry
Past His Prime, Larry the Screamer, Good Time Larry, Ethically
Challenged Larry, Larry Liar Pants on Fire, Misogynist Larry and Larry
Later. View the Program Flyer.
Introductions | A Tribute to Gary MunnekeMarian C. Rice,
Dealing with a
Problem Partner | Scenarios and Ethical Considerations(1.5 Credits in
Protect Your Practice and Assist a Problem Partner Ethically and
Practically | Partnership Detoxification(1.5 Credits in Ethics)
Marion Hancock Fish, Esq., Hancock Estabrook, LLPThomas C. Grella, Esq., McGuire, Wood & Bissette, P.A.Henry E. Kruman, Esq.Marian C. Rice, Esq., L’Abbate Balkan Colavita & Contini,
Schaeffer, Esq., General
Counsel, White & Case LLPPatricia Spataro, Director, NYSBA Lawyer Assistance
This archived webcast is a video online program
that you will view and listen to on your computer screen.
This program was recorded on
January 24, 2013 at the New York State Bar Assocation Annual
Co-sponsored by the Law Practice Management Committee, the Committee
on Attorney Professionalism, the Electronic Communications Committee and
the Lawyer Assistance Committee of the New York State Bar
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