Answering the Call: Overcoming Substance Abuse in the Legal Profession

Seats : Available

  • Class: Answering the Call: Overcoming Substance Abuse in the Legal Profession
  • Date: 05/24/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm EDT- 1:00pm EDT
  • Presenter(s): Neil Waechter
  • Class Type: Virtual Training
  • Content Provider: LexisNexis
  • Registration End: 05/24/2017

Description

In this course, you will examine the characteristics of the legal profession that make attorneys so much more susceptible to substance abuse as well as review the wildly disproportionate disciplinary records. During our session we will cover: • Substance Abuse Prevalence in Legal Profession • Consequences of Substance Abuse in the Legal Profession • A Personal Story of Addiction • Signs of Substance Abuse and Strategies Uses to Hide Addiction Problems in the Legal Profession • Answering the Call for Help • Successful Treatment Programs • Changing the Culture from Within the Legal Profession • The Model Rules of Professional Conduct

CLE Information

CLE Credit Available

State Accreditation

State Status Total Credits Type Of Credit Approved Thru
Alabama Considered Upon Request 0.00
Alaska Approved 1.00 Ethics
Arizona Approved 1.00 Ethics
Arkansas Approved 1.00 Ethics
California Approved 1.00 Substance Abuse
Colorado Approved 1.00 General
Connecticut Approved 1.00 Ethics
Delaware Considered Upon Request 0.00
District of Columbia CLE Not Available 0.00
Florida Considered Upon Request
Georgia Considered Upon Request
Guam CLE Not Available 0.00
Hawaii Approved 1.00 Ethics
Idaho Approved 1.00 Ethics
Illinois Approved 1.00 Ethics
Indiana Considered Upon Request 0.00
Iowa Considered Upon Request 0.00
Kansas Considered Upon Request 0.00
Kentucky Approved 1.00 General
Louisiana Considered Upon Request 0.00
Maine Considered Upon Request
Maryland CLE Not Available 0.00
Massachusetts CLE Not Available 0.00
Michigan CLE Not Available 0.00
Minnesota Considered Upon Request 0.00
Mississippi Considered Upon Request 0.00
Missouri Considered Upon Request 0.00
Montana Considered Upon Request
Nebraska CLE Not Available 0.00
Nevada Considered Upon Request
New Hampshire Approved 1.00 Substance Abuse
New Jersey Approved 1.20 Ethics
New Mexico Approved 1.00 Ethics
New York Approved 1.00 Ethics
North Carolina Approved 1.00 Substance Abuse
North Dakota Considered Upon Request
Ohio Considered Upon Request
Oklahoma Considered Upon Request
Oregon Considered Upon Request
Pennsylvania Approved 1.00 Ethics
Puerto Rico CLE Not Available 0.00
Rhode Island Considered Upon Request 0.00
South Carolina Considered Upon Request
South Dakota CLE Not Available 0.00
Tennessee Approved 1.00 Ethics
Texas Considered Upon Request
Utah Considered Upon Request 0.00
Vermont Considered Upon Request
Virgin Islands CLE Not Available 0.00
Virginia Considered Upon Request
Washington Approved 1.00 Ethics
West Virginia Approved 1.00 Ethics
Wisconsin Considered Upon Request 0.00
Wyoming Considered Upon Request 0.00
Price: $0.00

Class Information

    In this course, you will examine the characteristics of the legal profession that make attorneys so much more susceptible to substance abuse as well as review the wildly disproportionate disciplinary records.

Prerequisites