This class is designed for practitioners of commercial and residential real estate and addresses a number of ethical issues and potential ethical pitfalls the attorney should be aware of in a real estate transaction. Particular attention is focused on potential conflicts in representing multiple parties to a real estate transaction, the requirement of obtaining a signed engagement letter, using non-attorneys such as paralegals and clerks to attend closings, handling escrow accounts, comingling escrow funds, and escrow account bookkeeping requirements.
Ethical Issues in the Practice of Real Estate Law
Date and Time:
August 4, 2010, 8:30 am to 12:00 pm
Bank of America 335 Madison Avenue (44th Street), 5th Floor
Marc Israel, Esq., Kensington Vanguard National Land Services
3 Ethics and Professionalism Practice Credits
Bank of America