AUGUST 29, 2017
PROGRAM TOPIC: Essential Ethics Issues for Family Law Mediators. Lynda Shely will discuss current ethical issues that frequently arise in the course of a family mediation and the ethical standards to be applied in dealing with those matters. Her remarks will cover mediation confidentiality (both during and after the mediation), , marketing advertising mediation practice (when the mediator is an attorney), and ethical concerns related to mediations by attorney mediators and non - attorney mediators.
PRESENTER: Lynda C. Shely, Esq. provides ethics and risk management advice to lawyers in Arizona and the District of Columbia. Prior to opening her firm Lynda served as Director of Lawyer Ethics for the State Bar of Arizona from 1993 to 2003. She has served as an Adjunct Professor of Professional Responsibility at all three Arizona law schools. Lynda is an active member of various committees of the American Bar Association and the State Bar of Arizona. She is a frequent guest speaker for professional groups around the U.S. Lynda has received numerous awards for her professional contributions, including the 2015 Ruth V. McGregor Award from the Maricopa County Chapter of the Arizona Women Lawyers' Association and the 2007 State Bar of Arizona Member of the Year.
PLACE: BLUEWATER GRILL
1720 E. Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85016
TIME: Registration and Networking at 11:30 a.m.
Meeting is 12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
RSVP: RSVP at www.mcafm.org – Events – Monthly Meeting by noon on the Friday preceding the meeting date.
CLE: This program may provide up to one (1) continuing education credit hour based upon a sixty (60) minute hour.
CANCELLATIONS: You must contact Marcia Malsack, Membership Chair, 48 hours prior to the meeting date at email@example.com. If you RSVP “yes” and do not cancel in time, you will be charged the applicable fee stated above.