About the Course

Ethical rules and guidelines applicable to legal professionals, including the sources of ethical rules and model codes. Hypothetical and actual case studies will focus on common ethical dilemmas, highlighting those areas most affecting the legal professional, including the unauthorized practice of law, client confidentiality, conflicts of interest, advertising and solicitation, fees, client funds, and competence. You will also discuss the role of the legal assistant in the delivery of legal services, and learn to understand the difference between licensing and certification. 

Jul 12 - Aug 16, 2021

211CPL004
Est. Tuition:
$505-555
Learning Format:
Online Course with Live Sessions
Duration:
6 weeks
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Estimated Tuition

$505 Early Bird Discount
$555 after Jul 03, 2021

Location

Off-Site Locations

Instructor

  • S. Shuster, J.D.

Schedule

Textbook

Mandatory:
Title: Pocket Guide to Legal Ethics
Author: Angela Schneeman
ISBN: ISBN-13: 978-1-4180-5378-9 ISBN 10: 1-4180-5378-3

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Sep 27 - Nov 29, 2021

212CPL004
Est. Tuition:
$350-400
Learning Format:
Online Course with Live Sessions
Duration:
10 weeks
Enroll

Estimated Tuition

$350 Early Bird Discount
$400 after Sep 18, 2021

Location

Off-Site Locations

Instructor

  • Trussell, Samuel, J.D.

Schedule

Mon. 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Sep. 27 - Nov. 29 (10 live sessions)

Textbook

Mandatory:
Title: Ethics and Professional Responsibility for Paralegals
Author: Therese A. Cannon and Sybil Taylor Aytch
ISBN: 9781454873372

Additional information