D03 Getting Paid: Ethical and Practical Considerations for Fees (2022CLC-D03) - Room 24/25

Monday, June 13, 2022

4:45 PM to 5:45 PM

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Ethics Track

Presented by the CT Bar Institute

About the Program

Lawyers who get it right with client fee arrangements not only avoid disciplinary trouble, they increase the chances of getting paid. This program will outline the ethical requirements for fee arrangements.  It also will offer practical advice on how to avoid fee disputes with clients, and how to best deal with them if they arise.

You Will Learn

What the Connecticut Rules of Professional Conduct require
What to include in a fee agreement
How to deal with fee disputes ethically and effectively

CLE Credit

CLE Credit: 1.0 CT (Ethics); 1.0 NY (Ethics)

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional CLE credits. 

Attorneys seeking NY CLE credit who have been admitted to the New York State Bar for two years or less must attend the live seminar for skills or ethics credit, or a fully interactive videoconference. Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias CLE credits are only available as non-transitional credits. For further information about transitional and non-transitional courses, please see the NYCourts.gov page on CLE: http://ww2.nycourts.gov/attorneys/cle/index.shtml.

Financial hardship information is available upon request.



David Atkins David P. Atkins
Pullman & Comley LLC, Bridgeport

W Stempel1 William Stempel
W. D. Stempel LLC, Hamden