Ethics Issues in Handling the Dissolution of Firms
American Bar Association, 11th Annual Section of Labor and Employment Law Conference
Washington, DC 20009
Partner Dayna Underhill will speak at the American Bar Association's 11th Annual Section of Labor and Employment Law Conference at the session titled "Ethics Issues in Handling the Dissolution of Firms." The panel will explore the many questions that arise upon the breakup of a firm such as:
- Who keeps the clients?
- What are the rights of the clients to information?
- How will work best be transferred from one firm to another?
- What information should a lawyer who has played a principal role in representation provide open departing and when should it be provided?
- What conflicts of interest are present?