1 hour MCLE Credit including 1 hour in Legal Ethics
Although you hope that it never happens, clients sometimes die unexpectedly during litigation. In the event that a client dies, a multitude of issues arise, some quite complex. Mark Schmuck from Temmerman, Cilley & Kohlmann, LLP, in San Jose, will take you step by step and inform you about what to do when your client dies unexpectedly. The ethical and legal responsibilities of the attorney of record for a deceased client will be covered. Mark will also take you through what to do in a number of hypothetical situations.