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Attorney Discipline in Pennsylvania Updates and Hot Takes

A legal analysis of significant case law shaping the disciplinary process.

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STARTTue., Dec. 13, 2022
12:00 PM
ENDTue., Dec. 13, 2022
1:00 PM
CLE 0 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $79.00
New Attorney: $40.00
Subscribers Pay: $0.00


This series is for YOU If you are interested in learning about:

  • How the regulation of Pennsylvania attorneys works
  • Defending attorneys before the Disciplinary Board
  • Serving as a Hearing Committee Member
  • Learning how the Rules of Professional Conduct are promulgated, administered and enforced in Pennsylvania

Plus, you will earn an enjoyable and convenient ethics credit! 

Join Ellen C. Brotman and Amy J. Coco, two experienced ethics attorneys, as they discuss the attorney disciplinary process in Pennsylvania and review local and national developments in professional responsibility and ethics.

Wrap up the 2022 Attorney Discipline series on December 13 with a discussion that:

  • Focuses on final steps of Board and Court adjudication 
  • Offers a retrospective on the year in discipline 
  • Forecasts trends for the coming year 

Still want more?

Ellen and Amy will revisit attorney discipline in 2023 with targeted programming in these areas:

  • What cases get private discipline and why
  • How to avoid discipline after a complaint is filed 
  • Five easy fixes to your practice to avoid discipline
  • Reinstatement Explained: From retired or inactive status, administrative suspension, disciplinary suspension or disbarment

Why this Series is so popular - your colleagues share their feedback:

  • Moderators are some of the most knowledgeable about the subject matter in the Commonwealth.
  • I found the practical hints about what to do and what not to do immensely valuable.
  • Excellent overview of the ethics investigation process in Pennsylvania. 

Prior sessions in this series are available: binge-watch these webcasts:

Interview with Thomas Farrell

Interview with Jana Palko 

Interview with Elizabeth A. Livingston

Interview with Dana M. Pirone

Interview with Samuel F. Napoli

Interview with Erica Kelly Curren

All attendees will receive the course book as a digital download. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $20. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637.

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Ellen C. Brotman Esq. Brotman Law
Amy J. Coco Esq. DiBella Weinheimer
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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