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Not only do lawyers serve as representatives of their clients, they serve as officers of the legal system and public citizens having special responsibility to the quality of justice.

Learn what civility means and the consequences of bad behavior in this free webinar, “Civility is the Core of Your Successful Career,” on Feb. 15 at 1:30 p.m. EST.

The webinar will cover:

  • Civility as a condition of getting and keeping your license
  • The difference between zealous advocacy and civility
  • Solutions to the lawyer incivility problem.
  • And the benefits of civility.

The featured speaker is Jayne Reardon of the Illinois State Commission on Professionalism in Chicago. The webinar will be moderated by Erik J. Badia, a 2L at Georgia State University College of Law in Alpharetta, Ga.

The webinar is sponsored by the ABA Law Student Division, the Center for Professional Responsibility, and the Young Lawyers Division.

ABA Law Student Division The Law Student Division empowers law student by providing them with meaningful connections to practicing professionals, job resources, relevant programming, and practical skills competitions. We represent the law student community by advocating for policies that improve legal education, champion diversity, and strengthen public service.