University of Texas School of Law
2020
Ethics of Freelance Legal Services: Hiring and Being Hired as a Contract Attorney
STUDIO WEBCAST Apr 14, 2020
Conference Concluded
  Now available in eCourse format
Ethics of Freelance Legal Services- Hiring and Being Hired as a Contract Attorney
1.00 hr ethics
(Contains material from Apr 2020)
Hooked on CLE: May 2020
4.00 hrs | 1.00 hr ethics
(Contains material from Jan 2020 to Apr 2020)

UT Law CLE

2020 Ethics of Freelance Legal Services: Hiring and Being Hired as a Contract Attorney

Program Features
12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. (1.00 hr )
Many lawyers find work as freelance attorneys or contract lawyers, who do work for other lawyers and firms. But what are the ethical implications when hiring, or being hired as a contract or freelance lawyer. Does the contract lawyer always have an attorney client relationship with the underlying client? Do flat fees need to be kept in your trust account? Learn the answers to these questions and more in this one hour presentation.

If you cannot watch the entire webcast at its scheduled time, register now and view the recording and eCourse when it is available in “Your Briefcase” after the webcast.  Earn CLE credit (in TX and CA) on your time!

UT Law CLE

2020 Ethics of Freelance Legal Services: Hiring and Being Hired as a Contract Attorney

7/14/20
Schedule

Tuesday Afternoon, Apr. 14, 2020

12:15 pm

1.00 hr ethics

Ethics of Freelance Legal Services: Hiring and Being Hired as a Contract Attorney

Many lawyers find work as freelance attorneys or contract lawyers, who do work for other lawyers and firms. But what are the ethical implications when hiring, or being hired as a contract or freelance lawyer. Does  the contract lawyer always have an attorney client relationship with the underlying client? Do flat fees need to be kept in your trust account? Learn the answers to these questions and more in this one hour presentation.

Claude E. Ducloux, Attorney at Law - Austin, TX

1:15 pm
Presentation Concludes

UT Law CLE

2020 Ethics of Freelance Legal Services: Hiring and Being Hired as a Contract Attorney

Faculty

Conference Faculty

Claude E. Ducloux
Attorney at Law
Austin, TX

Planning Committee

UT Law CLE

2020 Ethics of Freelance Legal Services: Hiring and Being Hired as a Contract Attorney

Credit Information

MCLE Credit

Texas
1.00 hr  |  1.00 hrs Ethics
Additional Information
UT Law CLE will report credit to the State Bar of Texas on your behalf. If you are claiming credit in the last week of your birth month, self-report your credit directly to the State Bar of Texas at texasbar.com. A Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you upon claiming credit.
California
1.00 hr  |  1.00 hrs Ethics
Additional Information
Self-report your CLE credit directly to the State Bar of California at calbar.ca.gov. Print and keep the Certificate of Completion for your records. A Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you upon claiming credit.
Other States
1.00 hr  |  1.00 hrs Ethics
Note on Self-Reporting Your Credits in Another State
If you wish to satisfy MCLE or other professional education requirements in another state for a program offered by the University of Texas School of Law, please check with the state bar or other licensing authority in that state to ensure it will qualify for self-reporting your credits.

To claim Other States MCLE credit, Other States credit option must be selected PRIOR to viewing the live webcast. Upon claiming credit, a Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you.

This accreditation requires attendance verification. UT Law CLE monitors and records attendee responses to questions that randomly appear during the live webcast presentation. The response record is detailed on the Certificate of Completion .

MCLE credit is presented based on a 60-minute credit hour. 

UT Law CLE

2020 Ethics of Freelance Legal Services: Hiring and Being Hired as a Contract Attorney

Key Dates

STUDIO WEBCAST

  • Last day for cancellation (full refund): Apr 8, 2020
  • Last day for cancellation (partial refund): Apr 8, 2020
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