Events and Training

October


Pro Bono Ethics for Government Attorneys

When: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Where: New York State Bar Association

Registration:10:30 a.m.

Program: 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

This program is Free for all attorneys and includes lunch. 

Program Agenda

10:30 a.m.   Registration

11:00 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.   Welcome & Introductions

11:10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Pro Bono Ethics for Government Attorneys

  • General Overview of Pro Bono Ethics Rules
  • Pro Bono Ethics Rules for Government Attorneys
  • Overview of Model Pro Bono Policy for Government Attorneys
  • Best Practices for Government Attorneys doing Pro Bono
  • Hypothetical ethical situations for Government Attorneys doing Pro Bono

12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.   Lunch

  • Demonstration of Free Legal Answers and Immigration Pro Bono Portal

This CLE offers 1.5 MCLE Ethics Credits.

Program Faculty:
Michaela Azemi, Esq. | Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc.
Samantha Howell, Esq. | Prisoners' Legal Services of New York
Edwina Martin, Esq. | Co-Chair, President's Committee on Access to Justice
Myleah Misenhimer, Esq. | Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York
Kristen Wagner, Esq. | New York State Bar Associationndlord/Tenant Training

Register Here

When:  Thursday, October 19, 2017

Where:  New York State Bar Association

Registration 3:00pm

Program: 3:30pm - 7:15pm

This CLE offers 3 CLE Credits in Professional Practice and 1 CLE Credit in Skills

Presented by:  Albany County Bar Association, The Legal Aid Society of Northeastern NY and The New York State Bar Association.