Legal Partnerships - Ethical Issues

Legal Partnerships - Ethical Issues

Updated Aug 30, 2019

CPD units: 1
Knowledge area: Ethics and professional responsibility

This videocast covers some of the ethical issues faced within partnerships and life after them. The session covers the following with the use of case studies and personal insight:

  • Any contractual considerations (restraint clauses) which impact the relationships
  • What the confidentiality issues are and how they can be resolved
  • There are always conflicts, and how to manage conflicts of interests, and
  • What happens when communicating with clients about departures and changes within the firm.

Facilitator: Peter Butler AM RFD, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills

Recorded: 20 February 2019