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For Members Only: FREE Ethics and Professionalism in January


New Orleans Bar Association welcomes Brandon Davis and The Hon. Bernadette D'Souza who will discuss Ethics and Professionalism on Wednesday, January 18th.  This program is FREE for NOBA members, so join NOBA or renew your membership now.

Ethics: Biting the Bullet: The Ethical Pitfalls Associated with Delivering Bad News, Staying on the Right Side of the Money, and Staying out of Sticky Situations
with Brandon Davis, Phelps Dunbar LLP
12 - 1 p.m. 

This program will discuss a lawyer’s ethical obligation to timely disclose facts to clients when undesired outcomes occur and when potential legal malpractice has happened.  Participants will also gain key insight concerning fee structures, flat-fee billing, and the tensions concerning excessive legal fees.  Finally, this program will discuss the broader aspects of ethics in professional development such as the duty of candor and the right (or obligation) to remain silent.




Professionalism: Professionalism in Practice CLE
with Judge Bernadette D'Souza, New Orleans Civil District Court
1:10 - 2:10 p.m.





Location: NOBA Office, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130

Registration: This program is a benefit for members of New Orleans Bar Association only. There is no fee to attend, but ask that everyone pre-register. We expect standing room only at this program so reservations are important to save your place.

Non-member rate: $35

To register and find out if your membership is current:

  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Morgan Ellis.

Cancellation:  Please contact us immediately if you are not able to attend. There are others on the waiting list who can take your seat at the program.