Erik Anderson Co-Presents on Avoiding Legal Malpractice on Dauphin County Bar Association CLE on Aug. 18
On August 18, 2021, Erik R. Anderson co-presented, "Avoiding Legal Malpractice: Identifying Actions You Can Take to More Effectively Manage Your Risks." The CLE presentation was sponsored by the Dauphin County Bar Association.
The presentation covered legal and ethical obligations for practicing attorneys and how to manage the risks associated with a legal practice. Topics included:
- Proposed amendments to the Pennsylvania Rules of Professional Conduct related to misconduct.
- Proper client file handling and communication with clients.
- Managing conflicts.
- An attorney's "duty to supervise" related to non-lawyer assistants.
- Engagement agreements.
- Succession planning for a legal practice.