I speak frequently in Tennessee and beyond on issues that matter to lawyers and their clients.  Information on my upcoming seminars and most recent presentations are below.

Upcoming Seminars

  • Stay tuned for updates

Recent Presentations

  • June 8, 2022:  “Ethics, the Press and your Practice: Getting out there without getting into trouble,” Bloomberg Law, Panelist (virtual platform)
  • May 20, 2022:  “What Regular People Don’t Know About the Lawyer Ethics Rules and What That Means for Lawyers,” Tennessee Association of Construction Counsel Spring Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • April 29, 2022:  “Ethical Issues of Interest for Mississippi Prosecutors,” 2022 Mississippi Spring Prosecutors Conference, Biloxi, Mississippi
  • April 23, 2022:  “Laissez les Mauvais Moments Rouler: Ethical Issues Surrounding Mistakes and How to Deal With Them: ABA Section of Family Law Spring 2022 Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, panelist
  • February 25, 2022: “RPC 1.2(d) and Conflict of Laws” Tennessee Council of School Board Attorneys, Nashville, Tennessee
  • December 7 & 14, 2021:  “2021 Ethics Homeshow: Ethics Peril!” Tenn. Bar Ass’n (virtual platform)
  • October 7, 2021: “Advertising in the digital age: new rules and more”, M. Lee Smith Publishers Virtual Family Law Conference for Tennessee Practitioners, moderator
  • September 23, 2021: “To Err is Human – and a Recurring Legal Malpractice Issue!”, ABA Fall 2021 National Legal Malpractice Conference, panelist
  • August 31, 2021:  “Breaking Away From Bad: Avoiding Troublesome Clients and Ethically Handling Mistakes Made for the Good Ones”, Celesq audioseminar(West/TR), co-presenter
  • June 11, 2021: “Ethics of Co-Counsel and Referral Relationships”, Professional Education Broadcast Network, Teleconference seminar
  • June 8, 2021: “Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls in Mentoring”, Tennessee Bar Association Mentoring Committee Virtual Program, panelist
  • June 3, 2021:  “Regulatory Reform: Debating the Key Issues” – 46th ABA National Conference on Professional Responsibility, co-presenter/debate participant
  • May 27, 2021: “Oh No! Attorney Incivility and Its Repercussions,” APRL Webinar, panelist
  • May 21, 2021: “The Art & Science of Business Valuation: Competence and Other Professional Responsibility Issues” – TBA Business Law Forum 2021, moderator
  • March 8, 2021: “Ethics Jeopardy” – The Belmont University College of Law American Inn of Court, panelist.
  • February 3, 2021: “Can I Get a Witness (to talk to me)?” – TBA Tort and Insurance Winter Forum 2021, co-presenter.
  • January 19, 2021:  “Tennessee’s Approach to a Prosecutor’s Duty to Disclose Exculpatory Evidence,” Harry Phillips American Inn of Court, Nashville, Panelist
  • December 9, 2020:  “2020 Ethics Road Home Show: Ethics Lessons From the Pandemic: A Review of the Year that Was 1918 and 1968 Simultaneously,” Tenn. Bar Ass’n (virtual platform)