Author Archive | Shannon Nordstrom

National Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being Report Now Available

APRL joined with NOBC, CoLAP, the ABA Center, and others to create a National Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being, which issued a lengthy report with recommendations for advancing lawyer wellness. APRL members on the Task Force were Lynda Shely, Jayne Reardon, Don Campbell, and Charles Gruber.

Both the Conference of Chief Justices and the ABA President Hilarie Bass are backing the initiative to have all stakeholders in the legal profession recognize and support the importance of lawyer wellness as part of being a competent lawyer.

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Legal Ethics and Social Media: A Practitioner’s Handbook, co-written by APRL member Jan Jacobowitz

A new book from the American Bar Association, “Legal Ethics and Social Media: A Practitioner’s Handbook,” written by APRL member Jan Jacobowitz and John G. Browning, will assist lawyers in understanding and navigating the often slippery slope of digital communications, such as Twitter, Facebook and You Tube.  For more information, click here.

2017 edition of Ohio Legal Ethics Law Under the Rules of Professional Conduct, co-authored by APRL member Arthur Greenbaum, now available.

The 2017 edition of the treatise Ohio Legal Ethics Law Under the Rules of Professional Conduct, by Arthur Greenbaum and Marc Swartzbaugh, is now available on Lexis and The Ohio State University Knowledge Bank. The new edition adds a discussion of the significant cases and ethics opinions affecting the law of lawyering in Ohio during 2016.