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Agenda & Videos

10:00 -10:10 AM

Greetings | Video
Claire Gutekunst, New York State Bar Association; William Russell, New York State Bar Association

10:10 - 10:35 AM

Overview of Limited Scope Practice | Video
Hon. Fern Fisher

10:35 – 11:00 AM

Ethics of Limited Scope Practice | Video
Katie Lachter, Hinshaw & Culbertson, LLP

11:00 - 12:15 PM

Why is Limited Scope a Viable Model of Practice? Experiences with Limited Scope Practice | Video
William Hornsby, American Bar Association; Hon. Dina Fein, Massachusetts Courts; James Sandman, President, Legal Services Corporation; Laura Unflat, solo practitioner; Hon. Fern Fisher, NYS Courts Access to Justice Program, moderator

12:15 – 1:30 PM

Interactive Working Lunch | Video

1:30 – 2:20 PM

View of Limited Scope Practice from the Bench | Video
Hon. Jean Schneider, New York City Civil Court; Hon. Peter Moulton, New York County Supreme Court; Hon. Paul Alpert, New York City Civil Court; Mike Williams, Bronx County Family Court Clerk of Court; Hon. Fern Fisher, NYS Courts Access to Justice Program, moderator

2:20 – 3:25 PM

Advice, Ghostwriting and Document Preparation in Limited Scope Services | Video
Dora Galacatos, Fordham Law School; Kwaku Agyeman, NYC Supreme Court; Tracy McNeil, NYS Courts Access to Justice Program; Angela Britten, NYC Family Court; Mark Weliky, Queens County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project; Rochelle Klempner, NYS Courts Access to Justice Program, moderator

3:45 - 4:50 PM

Best Practices in Limited Scope Representation | Video
Sidney Cherubin, Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project; Daphne Schlick, NYLAG; Anthony Antonelli, Paul Hastings LLP; Yacine Barry-Wun, NYS Courts Access to Justice Program; Laurie Milder, NYS Courts Access to Justice Program, moderator

4:50 - 5:00PM

Wrap-Up | Video
Hon. Fern Fisher