© 2019 Federal Bar Association, San Diego Chapter

  • Jennifer McCollough

Sixth Annual Ethics, Competence, and Elimination of Bias All-Day MCLE Event

On January 21, 2020, the San Diego Chapter of the Federal Bar Association held the sixth annual Ethics, Competence & Elimination of Bias All-Day CLE event. With the assistance of sponsor Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP, the event provided attendees with informative and lively presentations on ethics, implicit bias, and the perils of substance abuse in the legal profession.

9:00 – 10:00

Edward J. McIntyre, Law Office of Edward J. McIntyre

Andrew Servais, Wingert Grebing

Secrets You Should and Should not Keep: Confidentiality, Conflicts and Inadvertent Disclosure

10:00 – 11:00

Deborah Wolfe, Wolfe Law Group

Edward J. McIntyre, Law Office of Edward J. McIntyre

Competence: Going Where Angels Fear to Tread: Taking on Matters You Should Not


Jerome Braun, The Other Bar

Competence/Substance Abuse in the Legal Profession

1:00 – 2:00

Deborah Wolfe, Wolfe Law Group

Prof. Tim Casey, California Western Law School

Elimination of Bias, Discrimination and Harassment

2:00 – 3:00

Wendy L. Patrick, Deputy District Attorney

Carole J. Buckner, Procopio

Alara Chilton, Law Offices of Alara Chilton

What’s Going on Online: Lawyer Referral Services and Online Disparagement


Carolina Bravo-Karimi, Wilson Turner Kosmo

Unconsious Bias - Making the Unconscious Conscious