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New (Free) Missouri and Kansas CLE programs for 2021

Downey Law Group continues to offer new legal ethics and elimination of bias CLE programs approved for Missouri and Kansas attorneys. Those programs are listed at www.DowneyEthicsCLE.com. We hope you will sign up and join us for one of our FREE CLE p… Read More
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(Preliminary) Slides for Webinar on February 19, 2020

Preliminary slides for the anti-bias program on February 19, 2020, are available at https://bit.ly/2SyicmW. We may make changes to these slides, but wanted to make them available in case anyone needs a copy now. We look forward to having you attend t… Read More
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Conflicts and Ethics Screens for “Neutrals” – Missouri Informal Advisory Opinion 2018-03

The American Bar Association modified ABA Model Rule 1.10 in 2009 to allow ethical screens to prevent imputation of conflicts of interest when a lawyer changes law firm. But Missouri and about 20 other states have refused to adopt the 2009 amendment,… Read More
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Welcome to Our New Website – and Series on Missouri’s New Legal Ethics Opinions

Welcome to the new website for Downey Law Group LLC. I hope you enjoy the website and its content. Please let me know if you have any suggestions for improvements. I also want to thank the Modern Firm, a law firm website design company, for its exper… Read More
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