- Location -
New York Hotel Pennsylvania
401 Seventh Avenue (at 33rd St.)
New York, NY 10001
– 12:45 p.m.
Credits: 4.0 Ethics
NYSBA Co-Sponsors: Committee on Attorney Professionalism
Committee on Continuing Legal Education of the New York State Bar
The Committee on Attorney Professionalism
will be presenting “Reel Life vs. Real Life Legal Ethics”
based on film clips from major motion pictures depicting attorneys and
the ethical and professionalism dilemmas they face. This
entertaining and engaging format will feature discussions by an
authoritative panel of issues raised in clips from a variety of motion
pictures, titles to be announced. Does real life law practice
imitate on-screen law practice? Tune in and find out!
Scalise & Hamilton LLP
Scarsdale, New York
New York City: James M. Altman (Local
Chair), Partner, Bryan Cave LLP, New York, New York * Stephen D. Hoffman, Partner, Wilk Auslander LLP, New York,
New York * Deborah A. Scalise, Partner, Scalise & Hamilton
LLP, Scarsdale, New York * Hal R. Lieberman, Partner, Hinshaw
& Culbertson LLP, New York, New York.
Solomon (Local Chair), Law Offices of Mark J. Solomon, Ithaca, New
York * Anthony J. Gigliotti, Attorney Grievance Committee,
Syracuse, New York * Hon. Kate Rosenthal, Syracuse City Court,
Syracuse, New York * Emil M. Rossi, Law Office of Emil M. Rossi,
Syracuse, New York.
Albany: Anne Reynolds Copps
(Local Chair),Principal,Law Office of Anne
Reynolds Copps, Albany New York * Peter V. Coffey, Partner,
Englert, Coffey, McHugh & Fantauzzi, LLP, Schenectady, New York *
Robert T. Schofield, Partner, Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP,
Albany, New York * Michael G. Gaynor, Committee on Professional
Standards, Albany, New York.
Long Island: Grace D. Moran
(Local Chair), Partner, Moran Karamouzis LLP, Rockville Centre, New York
* Hon. Joel K. Asarch, Nassau County Supreme Court, Mineola, New
York * Catherine A. Sheridan, Principal, Law Office of Catherine
A. Sheridan, Attorney At Law, PC, Carle Place, New York * Robert H.
Cabble, Counsel, NYS Grievance Committee, 10th Judicial District,
Buffalo: Vincent E. Doyle
III (Local Chair), Partner, Connors & Vilardo, LLP, Buffalo, New
York * Lawrence J. Vilardo, Partner, Connors & Vilardo, LLP,
Buffalo, New York * Hon. Erin Peradotto, Associate Justice,
Appellate Division, Fourth Department, Buffalo, New York * Roderick
Quebral, Principal Counsel, Attorney Grievance Committee, Eighth
Judicial District, Buffalo, New York.
Rochester: James T. Townsend (Local
Chair), Partner, Remington, Gifford, Williams & Colicchio LLP,
Rochester, New York * Mary Jo S.
Korona, Partner, Leclair Korona Giordano Cole LLP, Rochester, New
York * Sarah S. Merkel, The Wolford Law Firm LLP,
Rochester, New York * Eugene
Welch, Partner, Harris Chesworth O'Brien Johnstone &
Welch LLP, Rochester, New York.
Westchester: Deborah A.
Scalise (Local Chair), Partner, Scalise & Hamilton LLP,
Scarsdale, New York * Gary Casella, Chief Counsel,
Grievance Committee for the 9th Judicial District, White
Plains, New York * Kathleen Donelli, Partner, McCarthy Fingar
LLP, White Plains, New York * Hon. John W. Sweeny, Jr., Associate
Justice, Appellate Division for the First Judicial Department, New York,
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