Lecturer in Law Jan Jacobowitz Speaks on Ethical Challenge


Lecturer in Law Jan L. Jacobowitz spoke on ethics to the Public Interest Law Section at the recent Florida Bar Mid-Year meeting in Orlando. She facilitated an interactive presentation customized to focus upon the ethical challenges that confront legal aid and legal services attorneys. Jacobowitz is the Director of the Professional Responsibility & Ethics Program (PREP) at Miami Law. Under Jacobowitz’s direction, PREP was a 2012 recipient of the ABA’s E. Smythe Gambrell Award---the leading national award for a professionalism program. Jacobowitz has presented more than one hundred PREP Ethics CLE Seminars and has written and been a featured speaker or panelist on topics such as Legal Ethics in Social Media and Advertising, Lawyer’s First Amendment Rights, Cultural Awareness in the Practice of Law, and Mindful Ethics.