Log In / Out

Navigating Costs Assessments

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 | 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Program Chairs:

Jacqueline L. King, Shibley Righton LLP
James C. Morton, Morton Karrass LLP

Program Description:

Costs assessments are becoming increasingly common in today's changing legal landscape. Learn how to conduct an assessment hearing, how to manage client expectations with respect to fees, and the rules and professional obligations surrrounding costs.

Topics Include:

  • Best practices to avoid assessment
  • The mechanics of costs assessments - how does the process work?
  • Advocacy in assessment hearings
  • Navigating the options after an assessment hearing
  • Alternatives to assessment

For more information, click here.