Lecturer in Law Jan Jacobowitz Speaks on Webinar About Avoiding Ethical Violations


Lecturer in Law Jan L. Jacobowitz recently spoke on "Avoiding Ethical Violations from the Challenges of Modern Practice" during a live webinar sponsored by the Wisconsin Bar Association. Topics included the impact of social media on the practice of law and mindfulness as a tool for avoiding ethical land mines. Jacobowitz is the director of the Professional Responsibility & Ethics Program , which is a 2012 ABA Gambrell Award recipient. She is on the board of the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers (APRL) and serves as APRL's special liaison to the ABA Standing Committee on Professionalism. She recently authored "The Benefits of Mindfulness for Litigators" in Litigation Magazine and a chapter on Professionalism and Mindfulness on the recently released ABA book, The Essential Qualities of a Professional Lawyer.