Mandatory Clinical Ethics Training & Reception

Fri, Sep 21, 4-6pm (Check-in at 3:45pm)

For Whom
HLS Students enrolled in their first clinic in Fall 2012 or Winter 2013

Milstein East, WCC

Featured Speakers
Dean Martha Minow
Chief Justice Margaret Marshall
Lisa Dealy, Assistant Dean of Clinical and Pro Bono Programs
Shaun Goho, Clinical Instructor, Emmett Environmental Law & Policy Clinic
Jeremy McClane, Lecturer on Law, Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program
Maureen McDonagh, Lecturer on Law and Clinical Instructor, WilmerHale Legal Services Center, Post-Foreclosure Eviction/Housing Law Clinic

Welcome to the start of a new clinical year! This session will introduce you to your new role as a student attorney and explain your basic ethical obligations. Topics covered will include confidentiality, conflicts of interest, and due diligence. As a reminder, all HLS students enrolled in their first clinic in Fall 2012 or Winter 2013 are required to attend.

Students in attendance will receive a confirmation slip that they must provide to their clinic supervisor. Students unable to attend the training must contact their clinic supervisor and the Office of Clinical and Pro Bono Programs ( clinical at law.harvard.edu).

Please note that laptops are not permitted at the event.

If you have any questions, please contact  clinical at law.harvard.edu.