LexisNexis®
University

Answering the Call: Overcoming Substance Abuse in the Legal Profession

Date
04/19/2019
Time
3:00pm EDT- 4:00pm EDT
Presenter(s)
Neil Waechter
Seats
Available
Class Type
Virtual Training
Content Provider
LexisNexis
Registration End
04/19/2019

Price $0.00

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
See CLE State Accreditation for credit details.
If you are licensed in New York, this content is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced New York attorneys.
State Status Total Credits Type Of Credit Approved Thru
AlaskaApproved1.00Ethics
ArizonaApproved1.00Ethics
ArkansasApproved1.00Ethics
CaliforniaApproved1.00Substance Abuse
ConnecticutApproved1.00Ethics
HawaiiApproved1.00Ethics
IllinoisApproved1.00Ethics
MissouriApproved1.20Ethics
New HampshireApproved1.00Substance Abuse
New JerseyApproved1.00Ethics
OhioApproved1.00Ethics12/31/2019
PennsylvaniaApproved1.00Ethics
TexasApproved1.00Ethics12/31/2019
WashingtonApproved1.00Ethics