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Ethics & the Family Lawyer

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Recording of webinar, presented by Mena Ruparel, first broadcast live on 1 December 2017.

  • Ethics is central to the work of all lawyers, without a high standard of integrity our clients will lose their trust in us. That's especially true in a sensitive area such as family law. 

    In this webinar, Mena Ruparel looks at the common ethical issues facing family lawyers on a daily basis and gives hints on how to deal with them, using real life examples from the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal including: 

    • How to communicate with Litigants in person/McKenzie friends 
    • Taking advantage of the other side 
    • Threatening costs orders 
    • Signing documeor clients 
    • Interacting with clients 
    • Acting for family members or friends in the Family Law arena 

    Running Time: 65 mins approx

Published: 05/12/2017

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