What Every Lawyer Should Know About Professionalism

Ebony S. Morris
Ebony S. Morris | Phelps Dunbar LLP

Ebony Morris guides insurers, businesses, manufacturers, and educational institutions through complex litigation.

On-Demand: August 25, 2023
What Every Lawyer Should Know About Professionalism

$95.00 1 hour CLE

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Program Summary

Practicing as a young attorney is an exhilarating and rewarding experience, but, at times, it can be overwhelming and stressful. Attendees will learn the importance of “keeping a cool head” when faced with difficult opposing counsel and clients.

Key topics to be discussed:

  • Importance of maintaining composure in challenging situations
  • Strategies for dealing with difficult opposing counsel
  • Techniques for managing stress and overwhelm in legal practice
  • Building resilience and maintaining professionalism as a young attorney

Date / Time: August 25, 2023

Closed-captioning available

Speakers

Ebony S. Morris_Phelps Dunbar LLP_myLawCLEEbony S. Morris | Phelps Dunbar LLP

Ebony Morris guides insurers, businesses, manufacturers, and educational institutions through complex litigation. From inception to resolution, she helps clients navigate every step of the litigation process to find practical resolutions that fit their immediate and long-term needs. A strategic approach gained from years of experience managing the day-to-day aspects of litigation enables Ebony to find creative solutions that keep clients’ best interests in mind. She regularly defends fact and expert witness depositions and drafts and argues motions to resolve issues without a costly and lengthy trial. She’s also adept at mediation and negotiation to help parties reach favorable agreements. But when a client’s best course of action is to take their defense to trial, Ebony is well-prepared to advocate for them in state and federal court.

Agenda

I. Importance of maintaining composure in challenging situations | 11:00am – 11:15am

II. Strategies for dealing with difficult opposing counsel | 11:15am – 11:30am

III. Techniques for managing stress and overwhelm in legal practice | 11:30am – 11:45am

IV. Building resilience and maintaining professionalism as a young attorney | 11:45am – 12:00pm