The Ethical Use of Paralegals

  • November 17, 2017
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • The Powers Building, 16 W. Main St., 8th Floor Conference Room, Rochester, NY 14614

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The Ethical Use of Paralegals 

Presented by: Margaret Phillips,
  Director of Paralegal Studies, Daemen College



Attorneys are increasing their use of paralegals to effectively deliver high quality representation to their client.  To that end, it is becoming increasingly important to paralegals to understand the ethical guidelines for the utilization of their sought after skills.  Ms. Phillips will recap the ABA guidelines (Model Guidelines for the Utilization of Paralegal Services), as well as the corresponding NY Rule of Professional Conduct.

Ms. Phillips recently spoke at the recent ESAPA conference in Syracuse and her interactive, spirited presentation was well received. 

Topics will include:

* Do's and Don'ts involving:

- Supervision

- Delegation

- Communication

- Communication

- Confidentiality

- Conflict of Interest

- Billing and Fees

 * Q&A    

Members: $10.00 (Lunch included)/$5.00 (Bring your own lunch)
Non-Members: $15.00 (With or without Lunch)

Box Lunch will be provided from Grill and Greens and will include: Sandwich, pasta salad, chips, cookie and bottled water. Sandwich Choices: Roast Beef, Ham, Tuna, Turkey, or
Vegetarian (hummus, lettuce, cucumber and tomato)


Register online & mail check payable to "PAR" no later than November 13, 2017 to: Dina Beaudette, Merzbach & Solomon, P.C., 73 State Street, Rochester, NY 14614.
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