Womble Bond Dickinson’s Mark Tuft will be a panelist for the Practising Law Institute’s (PLI) California MCLE Marathon 2023 on November 15.
Tuft’s panel, “Everyone’s A Tattletale: New Rule 8.3 and Its Implications for California Lawyers” is scheduled for 9:15 a.m. PT. Joining Tuft on the panel is Sean M. SeLegue, Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP.
Tuft’s presentation is part of a full day of CLE programming, which also provides participants the chance to:
- Explore the ethics of artificial intelligence
- Investigate the latest developments in attorney ethics and the law of lawyering
- Examine the challenges to competent legal practice and identify resources to help address these issues
- Explore bias and diversity, as well as its impact on the legal profession and workplace
Tuft is a former chair and special advisor to the California State Bar Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct and is a former president of the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers. In addition, Tuft has taught professional responsibility as an adjunct professor at the University of San Francisco School of Law. He frequently lectures on legal ethics for a variety of organizations, include the ABA, PLI, the Rutter Group, various law schools and bar associations and has received several teaching awards. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Bar Association of San Francisco and formerly chaired its ethics committee. Tuft is a member of the ABA Center for Professional Responsibility, where he currently chairs the Center’s editorial board, and the American Law Institute. He is co-author of the California Practice Guide on Professional Responsibility published by a division of Thomson Reuters.