370 Bridge Pkwy #6
Redwood City, CA 94065
Please join the Labor & Employment Section on Thursday, March 28, 2019, for a presentation on Avoiding Malpractice Claims – A Primer for Both New and Seasoned Attorneys by Jason E. Fellner, Shareholder at Murphy Pearson Bradley & Feeney.
Even meritless claims can burden you and your firm with financial and emotional costs. This presentation will highlight common mistakes even the best-intentioned lawyers make that often result in malpractice claims, and provide steps to take to avoid these pitfalls.
Mr. Fellner is a trial lawyer who represents individual and corporate clients throughout California and Washington with a focus in professional liability defense, insurance, and civil litigation. Mr. Fellner has successfully represented clients in all phases of dispute resolution from pre-litigation mediation and arbitration all the way through trial. He also serves as general counsel to companies. A hallmark of his practice Mr. Fellner works collaboratively with his clients in providing them with recommendations on how best to address the legal, financial, and the emotional aspects of each case. He is recognized by the California State Bar as a Certified Specialist in Legal Malpractice Law and is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys. He speaks regularly and often to lawyers on legal ethics and routinely represents parties in attorney fee dispute matters. Mr. Fellner also serves as an expert witness on legal malpractice and ethics.
Cost: $55 for Labor/Employment section members and $65 for non-section members. Cost includes 1-hour of Legal Ethics credit and a delicious three-course lunch.
Registration: Checks will not be accepted during the event. To register, please login into the SMCBA website or click here. If you opt to pay by check, please register online first and send your check payable to SMCBA, to 333 Bradford St., Ste. 200, Redwood City, CA 94063, Attn: Events.
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Please note that if you RSVP but do not show up to the luncheon or cancel 48 hours in advance, you will still be charged the full amount for attending the event.