Co-sponsored by The American Bar Association Center for Professional Responsibility

Symposium 2009 Video

The Joseph G. Miller and
William C. Becker Center
for Professional Responsibility
presents its Inaugural

“Lawyers Beyond Borders”
“Practicing Law in the
Electronic Age”

Thursday, Oct. 8 from 4:30pm-6:30pm
Friday, Oct.9 from 7:30am-4:45pm
Quaker Square Inn at The University of Akron

The practice of law today is increasingly more global in scope and high-tech. Both the technological and the multi-jurisdictional nature of practice, whether national or international, raise a variety of professional responsibility issues and challenges for lawyers, judges and teachers. This symposium examines some of these important issues.

7.5 CLE hours for both days
6.25 CLE hours for Friday only
(CLE hours include one hour of Ethics)

Cost $75; $50 for Akron Law Alumni
*If not seeking CLE hours, symposium is free of charge.

Symposium schedule here
Registration details here

Register by e-mail at
Register by phone at 330-972-6363

Questions? Contact Shannon Aupperle at 330-972-7988 or

Confirmed Participants to Date:

David S. Caudill
Villanova University School of Law

Sarah M.R. Cravens
The University of Akron School of Law

Nathan M. Crystal
Charleston School of Law

Xiangshun Ding
School of Law Renmin University of China

John S. Dzienkowski
University of Texas at Austin

Stephen Gillers
New York University School of Law

Arthur F. Greenbaum
Moritz College of Law
The Ohio State University

William Manson
Lubrizol, Inc.

Janet Green Marbley

Clients’ Security Fund
Supreme Court of Ohio

Judith McMorrow
Boston College Law School

James E. Moliterno
Washington and Lee University School of Law

Carol Needham
Saint Louis University School of Law

Paul Paton
McGeorge School of Law
University of the Pacific

Andrew Perlman
Suffolk University Law School

Margaret Raymond
University of Iowa College of Law

John P. Sahl
The University of Akron School of Law

Carole Silver
Georgetown University Law Center

Laurel Terry
Penn State Dickinson School of Law

Brian F. Toohey
Jones Day

Mark Tuft
Cooper, White & Cooper LLP

Donald A. Wochna, Esq.
Vestige, Ltd.

Stephen T. Yandle
Peking University, School of Transnational Law