Navigating Ethics in the 3rd Millenium


Navigating Ethics in the 3rd Millennium


Friday, December 14, 2012
Washington State Convention Center • Seattle


Chairpersons:  Jo-Hanna Read & Sims Weymuller

6.25 Total Ethics/Professionalism CLE credits approved

8:20-8:30   Welcome & Introduction
Jo-Hanna Read, Law Office of Jo-Hanna Read, Seattle
Sims Weymuller, Schroeter Goldmark & Bender, Seattle

8:30-9:00   Oh Captain, My Captain:
Confidentiality and disclosure under the Washington RPC’s.

Professor John Strait, Seattle University School Of Law, Seattle

9:00-9:30   Client Financial Tsunamis and More
Jim Hailey, Schroeter Goldmark & Bender, Seattle

9:30-10:00   All Hands on Deck:
Multiple client representation.

Lindsay Halm,  Schroeter Goldmark & Bender, Seattle

10:00-10:15   BREAK

10:15-10:45   Are We Just "Friends?" 
Exploring the oceans of social networking and attorney advertising.

Beth Terrell,Terrell Marshall Daudt & Willie PLLC, Seattle

10:45-11:15   Mutiny in the Offing: Defense perspective on common ethical violations in legal malpractice and fee dispute cases.
Greg Hollon, McNaul Ebel Nawrot & Helgren, Seattle

11:15-11:45   Shoring up the Defense Perspective: Dealing with Bar grievances and insurance coverage tips.
Roy Umlauf, Fosberg & Umlauf, Seattle

11:45-12:10   Lunch (Box Lunches included in tuition)

12:10-12:30   View from the Bench

12:30-1:30   “Jeopardy” on the High Seas:
Test your RPC knowlege in this fast paced game.  Column headings may include:  Walking the Plank, Seafairin' Pirate, View from the Birds Nest, Nautical Knots

Lori Haskell, Attorney at Law, Seattle

1:30-2:00   Charting the Course for Clients with Diminished Capacity
Ethical issues relating to clients who need an SGAL, guardianship, etc.   

Karen Thompson, Thompson & Howle, Seattle

2:00-2:30   Circumnavigating Ethicial Issues in Settlement and Subrogation 
Bill Dussault, Dussault Law Group, Seattle

2:30-3:30   Setting the Anchor:  Professionalism in the 21st Century 
Paula Littlewood, WSBA Executive Director
Gretchen Leanderson, Office of the Attorney General, Division Chief, WSBA Professionalism Committee former chair, Tacoma
Paul Gill, HPG Attorneys at Law, Seattle, WSBA Professionalism Committee member


Print the Registration Form and mail or fax in your payment. Check should be mailed to:
1809 7th Ave #1500
Seattle, WA 98101



6.25 Total Ethics/Professionalism CLE credits Approved



WA State Convention Center

Cancellation Policy

Full refunds for cancellation, less $25 handling fee, if cancellation is made 5 working days before the seminar. After that, full credit,  valid for one year, will be issued if the WSAJ office is notified by 10:00 am the day before the seminar. No refund or credit after that, substitutes accepted.