Clients with Disabilities: Ethical Considerations
Description of Program
What do attorneys need to consider when representing a client who may have diminished capacity? How do you identify if this is an issue, and if so, what are your responsibilities to those clients? During this course, viewers will explore these and other ethical issues including how to preserve attorney-client privilege, how to best communicate with clients with diminished capacity, and dealing with conflicts.
Approved by the NC State Bar for 1.0 hour of Ethics/Professionalism CLE credit
Kristine Sullivan, Senior Attorney, Disability Rights North Carolina