Corporate Counsel, Ethics

Corporate Counsel 2023: Ethical Issues for In-house Counsel and Ethics Update from the Board of Professional Responsibility


The Board of Professional Responsibility recently issued Formal Ethics Opinion 2022-F-168; join Laura Chastain, ethics counsel for the BPR, as she discusses this opinion and others. Topics include:

  • Whether a lawyer has to be licensed in TN to practice as in-house counsel in TN;
  • Whether a lawyer who resides and is domiciled outside of Tennessee, who is working remotely as full-time, in-house counsel for an organization that has its principal place of business in Tennessee (and offices in other states), who is admitted to the practice of law only in a jurisdiction other than Tennessee, and who is not registered as in-house counsel in Tennessee is engaging in the unauthorized practice of law;
  • Other ethical issues for in-house counsel;
  • An ethics update covering new ethics opinions and other news from the Board of Professional Responsibility.

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Great session!

Great information on in-house work, where to go for help.

Enjoy hearing about the applicability of client ethical obligations on in-house attorneys, especially when considering CEO actions and board responsibility.

This was great. The remote work scenario comes up more and more so this was good information to have.


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