Membership Committee: Modern Trends in Legal Malpractice
1.0 CLE (Ethics) credit applied for this program.
Featuring: Todd C. Scott, VP Risk Management, Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company
New technology can add efficiency, convenience, and profitability to the way lawyers provide legal services, but when the path of new technology flows through the law firm, the results can sometimes be troubling errors, lost data, and upset clients. Find out which technology trends have contributed to a growth in legal malpractice claims and what lawyers can do to avoid getting stuck in a data-driven mess.
Todd Scott is a frequent author and guest lecturer on the topics of malpractice, ethics, and practice management systems. Much of his duties include helping lawyers select and implement software systems appropriate to their particular practice. Mr. Scott had previously served as Attorney/Claims Representative for MLM, and was the head of their technology subsidiary, Mutual Software. Todd is also an adjunct professor in the Legal Studies Department at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota. He is a graduate of Hamline University School of Law and is a member of the American Bar Association, the Nebraska State Bar Association, and the Minnesota State Bar Association, where he has served as past Chair of the Practice Management & Marketing Section.
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