Our society, and our client communities, are becoming more culturally and language diverse. This program will look at the ethical issues that this presents for lawyers and legal services programs. We will discuss requirements of competence, communication, confidentiality and supervision, among others.


Presenters: Toby Rothschild (he/him)


The Legal Aid Association of California (LAAC) is an approved multi-activity MCLE provider (Provider #2303).

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The Legal Aid Association of California (LAAC) produces trainings designed for civil legal aid and pro bono attorneys throughout the state, bringing the experts directly to the advocates helping low-income Californians. Technology permitting, all trainings are recorded and archived for later on-demand viewing by advocates. This training is intended to provide legal information, not legal advice, for the purposes of training only practicing attorneys. The legal information in this webinar is not intended to be a substitute for seeking personalized legal advice from an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction.

Lawyer Competence and Communication in Our Diverse World

January 9, 2023

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