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Operating a Thriving & Successful Family Law Practice


Average Rating:
   811
Available Credit:
General |  Ethics |  Professional Conduct
Faculty:
Claude Ducloux
Duration:
1 Hour 03 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Product Type:
On Demand
License:
Access for 365 day(s) after purchase.


Description

This webinar concentrates on the specific duties of a lawyer in cases involving high client emotions and high conflict. We'll discuss strategies for realistic case evaluation, client communication, and additional provisions that can help lawyers abide by fiduciary obligations to their clients. The session will also touch on the obligations of ethical billing and the ways poor billing habits can destroy client confidence. We'll talk through the milestones in a typical divorce, conservatorship and support, best practices to ensure success, civility, and the most common warning signs and mistakes in family law and how to address them.

Credits


Alaska Credit Statement (MCLE Reciprocity may be available)

This activity may qualify for up to 1.0 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Alaska, including 1.0 hours General credit.


Arizona Credit Statement

The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.0 hour toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 1.0 hours General credit. 

Do not return this form to the State Bar unless you are audited. You are only required to file the Affidavit of Compliance on an annual basis. 

THE STATE BAR OF ARIZONA DOES NOT MAINTAIN CLE RECORDS FOR ATTORNEYS. KEEP THIS IN YOUR CLE FILE.

REMINDER: To ensure compliance with Rule 45(f), Ariz.R.Sup.Ct., records of continuing legal education are to be maintained by the member for three years after the filing of your annual MCLE affidavit. Records may be maintained in an electronic format. Record retention requirements for other MCLE jurisdictions are the responsibility of the member to determine. 


State Bar of California Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is General credit, which includes .50 hour Ethics. 


Colorado Credit Statement

There is 1.2 hour(s) total CLE credit, of which 1.2 hour(s) is General credit, including .60 hours(s) Ethics and .60 hour(s) is EDI credit.  You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


Connecticut Credit Statement

This activity may qualify for up to 1.0 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Connecticut, including 1.0 hours General credit.


Florida Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hours of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hours is General credit, and includes .50 hours Ethics credit.  This activity also qualifies for 1.0 hours Marital and Family Law Certification.  You will recieve the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


Hawaii Credit Statement (under Approved Jurisdiction Policy)

This activity may qualify for up to 1.0 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Hawaii, including 1.0 hours General credit.


Illinois Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour(s) total CLE, including .50 hour(s) General credit and .50 hour(s) Ethics credit.  You will receive the activity number on your certificate, upon completion.


Indiana Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hours General credit, which includes .50 Ethics credit. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


State Bar of Iowa Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is General credit, which includes .50 hour Ethics. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion. 


State Bar of Kansas Credit Statement There are 1.2 hours of CLE credit, of which 1.2 hours are General credit. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion. 
State Bar of Louisiana Credit Statement

There is 1.2 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.2 } hour is Law Office Practice credit. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


Maine Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hours is General credit, including .50 hours Ethics credit.  You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


State Bar of Minnesota Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is General credit. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion. 


State Bar of Mississippi Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is General credit, which includes .50 hour Ethics.


Montana Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour(s) total CLE credit, of which .50 hour(s) is General credit and .50 hour(s) is Ethics credit.


State Bar of Nebraska Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is General credit, which includes .50 hour Ethics. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion. 


State Bar of Nevada Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is General credit, which includes .50 hour Ethics.  You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


State Bar of New Jersey Credit Statement

There are 1.2 hours of CLE credit, of which 1.2 hours are General credit. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


New Mexico Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hours CLE credit, which includes .50 hours General credit and .50 hours Ethics credit.  You will receive the activity number on your certificate, upon completion.


State Bar of New York (under Approved Jurisdiction Policy)

This activity may qualify for up to 1.2 hour toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of New York, of which 1.2 hours is General credit, which includes .60 hours Ethics, according to the Approved Jurisdiction Policy of New York​.


Nonspecific Certificate of Attendance

Certificate of Completion only: 1.0 hours training completed. Sponsor has not sought accreditation.


State Bar of North Carolina Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is General credit, which includes .50 hour Ethics. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion. 


North Dakota Credit Statement

There is 1.0 (hour(s) total CLE credit, of which .50 hour(s) is General & .50 hour(s) is Ethics credit.  You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


Oklahoma Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hours CLE credit, including .50 hours General credit and .50 hours Ethics credit.  You will receive hte activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


Oregon Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hours CLE credit, including .50 hours General credit and .50 hours Ethics credit.  You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


Pennsylvania Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hours CLE credit, including .50 hours General credit and .50 hours Ethics credit.


Rhode Island Credit Statement (Sponsor has not sought accreditation)

This activity may qualify for up to 1.2 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Rhode Island, including 1.2 hours General credit.


State Bar of South Carolina Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is General credit, which includes .50 hour Ethics. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion. 


State Bar of Tennessee Credit Statement There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is Dual credit.  You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.
Vermont Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which .50 hour is General credit and .50 hour is Ethics credit.


State Bar of Virginia Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is General credit. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


State Bar of Washington Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is General credit. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.


State Bar of West Virginia Credit Statement

There are 1.2 hours of CLE credit, of which 1.2 hours are General credit, which includes .60 hours Ethics. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion. 


State Bar of Wyoming Credit Statement

There is 1.0 hour of CLE credit, of which 1.0 hour is General credit, which includes .50 hour Ethics.



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Attorney at Law, Board Certified in Civil Trial and Appellate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization; LawPay’s Director of Education, Ethics, and State Compliance.

Claude E. Ducloux is an attorney licensed in Texas, Colorado, and California who speaks nationally on legal ethics, law office management, and trial-related topics. In 2011, he won the highest statewide award from the State Bar of Texas for lifetime contribution to CLE and has been invited to speak in more than 500 programs since January 1, 2016. Claude has served as course director and creator of numerous CLE institutes and advanced courses. 

Mr. Ducloux has a long legacy of bar service, including being President of the Austin Bar Association, and serving as Chair of almost every major bar-related entity, as well as the Texas Bar Foundation.  He is a board-certified civil trial and appellate attorney in Texas.