Seminars

Seminars

Recent Presentations at Legal Conferences and Seminars

David Lefkowitz is frequently invited to speak at legal conferences on the topics of attorney ethics, legal malpractice and risk avoidance.

Malpractice Lawyer Seminars
Malpractice Lawyer Seminars

September 6, 2018

Avoiding Claims for Legal Malpractice

Nursing Home Litigation

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 22, 2018

Professional and Ethical Dilemmas in Litigation

Seminar Chairman and Moderator
Four panels of Georgia Supreme Court Justices,
Appellate Judges and Lawyers

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


February 23, 2018

The Professor Is In: Ethics and Malpractice 101

Georgia Personal Injury Seminar

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


January 26, 2018

Solo and Small Firm Bootcamp

How Often Do You Violate the Ethical Rules?

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


November 10, 2017

Why Do Lawyers Get Sued for Malpractice?

A Guide to Avoiding Malpractice and Ethics Complaints
Keep It Short And Simple

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


November 2, 2017

Avoiding Claims for Legal Malpractice and Bar Complaints

Some Practical Tips

Amelia Island, Florida

Annual Medical Malpractice Symposium


October 20, 2017

Avoiding Issues with Bar Complaints and Malpractice Claims

Practical Applications for Mass Torts

Las Vegas, Nevada

MTMP


April 27, 2017

Referral Fee Agreements and Attorneys’ Fees in Mass Torts

Mass Torts Made Perfect

Las Vegas, Nevada

Co-Counsel


March 23, 2017

Professional and Ethical Dilemmas in Litigation

Seminar Chairman and Moderator
Four panels of Georgia Supreme Court Justices,
Appellate Judges and Lawyers

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


February 27, 2017

How To Avoid Bar Complaints and Malpractice

Beginning Lawyers Program

Atlanta, Georgia

State Bar of Georgia


February 24, 2017

How Best Not To Be Called “Defendant”

Ethics and Malpractice in Personal Injury Cases
Georgia Personal Injury Seminar

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


February 10, 2017

Solo and Small Firm Bootcamp

How Often Do You Violate the Ethical Rules?

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


December 14, 2014

A Few Ethics Conundrums

Keep it Short And Simple

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


November 4, 2016

Ethics and Malpractice

Amelia Island, Florida

Annual Medical Malpractice Symposium


September 14, 2016

Avoiding Bar Complaints and Claims for Legal Malpractice

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


May 22, 2016

Avoiding Malpractice in Family Law

Amelia Island, Florida

33rd Annual Georgia Family Law Institute


March 24, 2016

Professional and Ethical Dilemmas in Litigation

Seminar Chairman and Moderator
Four panels of Georgia Supreme Court Justices,
Appellate Judges and Lawyers

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 23, 2016

Common Ethical Predicaments

Georgia Law of Torts

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


February 26, 2016

Ethics and Malpractice in Personal Injury Cases

Georgia Personal Injury Seminar

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


February 12, 2016

Solo and Small Firm Bootcamp

How Often Do You Violate the Ethical Rules?

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


November 13, 2015

Malpractice Avoidance: Lawyering is a Risky Business

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


November 5, 2015

Why Would a Client Think His Lawyer Sold Him Out?

Amelia Island, Florida

Annual Medical Malpractice Symposium


September 17, 2015

Practical Advice for Attorneys Who Want to Avoid Bar Complaints and Malpractice Suits

Atlanta, Georgia


May 22, 2015

Step One: Know the Rules; Step Two: Follow Them

Amelia Island, Florida

33rd Annual Georgia Family Law Institute


May 1, 2015

Don't Get Sued For Malpractice on Your Malpractice Claims

Atlanta, Georgia

Georgia Trial Lawyers Annual Convention


April 10, 2015

Developing and Maintaining Successful Client Relations

Solo Practice Workshop

Georgia State University College of Law


May 26, 2015

Professional and Ethical Dilemmas in Litigation

Seminar Chairman and Moderator
Four panels of Georgia Supreme Court Justices,
Appellate Judges and Lawyers

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


February 27, 2015

So You Think You Know The Rules....

Georgia Personal Injury Seminar

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


February 13, 2015

Is that a Violation of the Rules?

Solo and Small Practice Workshop

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


November 14, 2014

Avoiding Bar Complaints and Malpractice Suits

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


November 6, 2014

You Only Think You Know the Ethical Rules

Amelia Island, Florida

Annual Medical Malpractice Symposium


September 18, 2014

Dealing with Ethical Challenges in Litigation

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 28, 2014

Developing and Maintaining Client Relationships

Solo Practice Workshop

Atlanta, Georgia

Georgia State University College of Law


June 15, 2014

Attorney Misconduct and Civil Liability

Gate City Bar Association Litigation Coalition

State Bar of Georgia


March 27, 2014

Professional and Ethical Dilemmas in Litigation

Seminar Chairman and Moderator

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 6, 2014

Ethics and Malpractice

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


February 28, 2014

Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Seminar

Complying with the Ethical Rules while Handling
Personal Injury Claims

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


December 3, 2013

Covenants Not To Compete

A Look at Selected ABA Model Rules Compared to the Georgia Rules of Professional Conduct

Atlanta, Georgia

Lorman Education Services


November 15, 2013

Does Your Age Affect Your Knowledge Of the Georgia Ethical Rules?

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


November 7, 2013

Avoiding Claims for Legal Malpractice

Amelia Island, Florida

Annual Medical Malpractice Symposium


September 9, 2013

Avoiding Bar Complaints

Inside the Courtroom: The Trial of a Personal Injury Case

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


August 2, 2013

Legal Malpractice and Ethics

Destin, Florida

Annual Auto-Torts Seminar


May 16, 2013

Ethics and Professionalism-Pitfalls to Avoid

Atlanta, Georgia

Georgia Trial Lawyers Annual Convention


March 29, 2013

How to Avoid Being Sued

Plaintiff's Personal Injury Seminar

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 28, 2013

Professional and Ethical Dilemmas in Litigation

Seminar Chairman and Moderator

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 22, 2013

Counterintuitive Ethical Rules

Winning Settlement Strategies Seminar

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


January 10, 2013

Risk Prevention in a Competitive Legal Market

State Bar of Georgia Mid-Year Meeting
Seminar Chairman and Panel Moderator

Atlanta, Georgia

State Bar of Georgia and Institute of
Continuing Legal Education


December 12, 2012

Title Law in Georgia

Ethical Considerations

Atlanta, Georgia

National Business Institute


December 5, 2012

Covenants Not to Compete

Ethics and Malpractice

Atlanta, Georgia

Lorman Education Services


November 16, 2012

Why Do Lawyers Get Sued? A Guide to Avoiding Malpractice and Ethics Complaints

Atlanta, Georgia (and via Live Satellite Simulcast throughout the State of Georgia)

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


September 20, 2012

Avoiding Bar Complaints

Trial of a Personal Injury Case

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


September 13, 2012

Avoiding Bar Complaints and Claims for Legal Malpractice

Athens, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 30, 2012

How to Avoid Being Sued in 2012

Plaintiff's Personal Injury Seminar

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 28, 2012

Professional and Ethical Dilemmas in Litigation

Seminar Chairman and Moderator

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 1, 2012

Ethics

Proving Damages Seminar

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


January 12, 2012

Winning Legal Malpractice Claims

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


November 10, 2011

Why Do Lawyers Get Sued? A Guide to Avoiding Malpractice and Ethics Complaints

Atlanta, Georgia (and via Live Satellite Simulcast throughout the State of Georgia)

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


November 3, 2011

Avoiding Claims for Legal Malpractice

Ethics and Professionalism

Amelia Island, Florida

Annual Medical Malpractice Symposium


October 21, 2011

Will I Get Disbarred For This?

Annual Family Law Institute

Augusta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


September 21, 2011

Legal Malpractice and Ethics

Law Firm Management

Atlanta, Georgia

Georgia Trial Lawyers Association


March 28, 2011

Ethics and Malpractice

Plaintiff''s Personal Injury Seminar

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 4, 2011

Ethics

Proving Damages Seminar

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


February 24, 2011

Avoiding Legal Malpractice: Communication at the Attorney-Client Level

Maintaining Ethical Behavior, and Dangerous Traps to Avoid

Atlanta, Georgia

Advanced Debt Collection Seminar,
Institute of Continuing Legal Education


November 5, 2010

Why Do Lawyers Get Sued? A Guide to Avoiding Malpractice and Ethics Complaints

Atlanta, Georgia (and via Live Satellite Simulcast throughout the State of Georgia)

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


October 19, 2010

Preventing Legal Malpractice: Avoid the Errors That Bring Claims

National Constitution Center (Nationwide Webinar)


September 24, 2010

Professional and Ethical Dilemmas in Litigation

Seminar Chairman and Moderator

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 29, 2010

Avoiding Malpractice in a Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Practice

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 18, 2010

A Look at Some Counter-Intuitive Ethical Rules

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


March 4, 2010

Professionalism and the Duty of Loyalty to a Client;

Two Critical Concepts Which Are Not Always Aligned

Atlanta, Georgia

Institute of Continuing Legal Education


January 22, 2010

A Nuts-and-Bolts Look at the Risks Facing Trial Lawyers

Norcross, Georgia

Gwinnett Trial Lawyers Association


January 7, 2010

Risk Prevention in a Competitive Legal Market

State Bar of Georgia Mid-Year Meeting

Seminar Chairman and Panel Moderator

Atlanta, Georgia

State Bar of Georgia and Institute of
 Continuing Legal Education


Malpractice Lawyer Seminars