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Tom Mason and Hilary Gerzhoy Present “Withdrawing from a Client Representation” at the D.C. Bar CLE Program
February 24, 2020
Mr. Mason and Ms. Gerzhoy’s presentation covered the ethics issues surrounding the termination of a representation prior to the conclusion of a matter including situations in which a lawyer must withdraw and where a lawyer may withdraw from a representation. The presentation also covered the steps a lawyer should take in order to withdraw from a client matter, including issues relating to permission from courts or tribunals, notice to clients, deadlines, and confidentiality.