Attorney Conflicts of Interest: Identifying and Resolving Ethical Pitfalls

October 03, 2014

Clear Law Institute

Live or Recorded Webinar

On October 3, 2014, Thomas B. Mason, chair of the firm’s Legal Profession and Ethics Practice, presented a CLE program for the Clear Law Institute. The session, “Attorney Conflicts of Interest: Identifying and Resolving Ethical Pitfalls,” provided practical guidance on the following topics:

    • Threshold questions for identifying and analyzing conflict issues;


    • Current client conflicts (including positional conflicts and personal interest conflicts);


    • Former client conflicts;


    • Waiver and consent (including advance waivers);


    • Imputation of conflicts;


    • Conflicts involving laterals; and


  • Former government official conflicts.




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