Technology Traps for the Ethical Lawyer

November 17, 2020 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Registration details coming soon. Tuesday, Dec. 17 live audio webcast by Tim ChinarisEven the most ethical lawyer faces challenges presented by today’s technology.  Former Bar Ethics Director, Dean Tim Chinaris, will outline several areas in this presentation in which an otherwise ethical lawyer could unknowingly cross the line and find himself or herself in ethical problems.  Ways to avoid these “technology traps” will be addressed. CLE credit in Technology and Ethics pending approval.

Timothy Chinaris

Tim Chinaris at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, August 15, 2018.

Tim Chinaris is Associate Dean for Information Services and Professor of Law at Belmont University College of Law in Nashville, Tennessee, where he teaches courses in legal ethics, torts, insurance law, and other subjects.  Professor Chinaris was Ethics Director of The Florida Bar from 1989-1997, where he ran the popular “ethics hotline” service that answers more than 25,000 calls annually from bar members.