Howard Lichtenstein Distinguished Professorship in Legal Ethics Lecture
The Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University invites you to attend the Howard Lichtenstein Distinguished Professorship in Legal Ethics Lecture to be delivered by Laurel Terry, Harvey A. Feldman Distinguished Faculty Scholar, Professor of Law, Penn State, Dickinson School of Law.
"Why U.S. Jurisdictions Should Adopt 'Regulatory Objectives'
for the Legal Profession"
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 | noon-1 p.m. | Room 308
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Laurel S. Terry
Harvey A. Feldman Distinguished Faculty Scholar and Professor of Law,
Penn State Dickinson School of Law
Laurel S. Terry is a preeminent scholar working in the area of legal ethics and the international and interjurisdictional regulation of the legal profession. She has examined trends in global lawyer regulation, the need to create a global umbrella organization for lawyer regulators, and the impact of the GATS, FATF, the Bologna Process and antitrust initiatives on legal education and legal services. Professor Terry is a prolific scholar whose work is frequently cited. A three-time Fulbright grant recipient, she has been active in international, national and state organizations involved with lawyer regulation and has served as a LawWithoutWalls™ Thought Leader and Subject Matter Expert. Professor Terry is a member of the International Bar Association and American Law Institute.
The Howard Lichtenstein Distinguished Professorship was established in 1989 to remember Howard Lichtenstein, an outstanding lawyer with a genuine interest in legal education and the training and development of young lawyers. During his 44 years of practice, his primary concentration was in the field of labor law. As a senior partner at the law firm Proskauer Rose Goetz & Mendelsohn (now known as Proskauer Rose LLP), he was considered an authority on administrative law. In addition, Mr. Lichtenstein was a strong advocate for improving the teaching of legal ethics.
CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION (CLE) CREDITS
The Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University is certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an accredited provider of continuing legal education (CLE) in the state of New York.
This lecture qualifies for 1.0 (one) NYS CLE credit in Ethics and Professionalism (transitional and non-transitional).
Please see the CLE registration desk if you wish to receive CLE credit. You will be required to complete a sign-in sheet at the start and end of the lecture. Additionally, you must complete an evaluation for the program.
For more information, please contact Judith Black at 516-463-6889 or Judith.N.Black@hofstra.edu.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Cost:Free and open to the public
Hempstead, NY 11549