Trial Lawyers | Business Lawyers

Joel Osman Presented at Legal Ethics at American Immigration Lawyers Association Meeting

Parker Mills senior counsel Joe Osman was a member of a panel discussing legal ethics for immigration lawyers at the November 19 meeting of the Southern California chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.

Joining Joel on the panel were Carole J. Buckner, a former member of the California State Bar’s Committee on Professionalism and Conduct and Helen A. Sklar, a certified specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law with Stone, Grzegorek & Gonzalez, LLP.

Panelists reviewed and analyzed recently decided cases, advisory opinions and administrative decisions, focusing on issues of interest and relevance to the immigration bar including dual representation, communication with clients, competence, false advertising, fee sharing, refunding unearned fees, accurate reporting of MCLE compliance and termination of representation.