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Taking The High Road: Dealing Ethically and Professionally With Legal Bullies

October 7, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Unfortunately, too many attorneys mistakenly believe that they have to take zealous advocacy to the extreme by engaging in bullying, hostile, abusive and unprofessional conduct. This conduct often is directed against junior attorneys, women and minorities and may include comments that are sexist, racist or otherwise offensive. Having a good understanding of the ethical prohibitions against bullying in the practice of law and the proper and permissible ways to respond to this misconduct, can make a difference is how effectively you represent your client and protect yourself. Celebrate Legal Professionalism Month by joining our panel of experts discuss effective strategies for dealing with bullying adversaries who don?t play by the rules.


  • Alexis Reller
  • Jon White
  • Justice Richard Gabriel