Litigating in a Divided Nation: When is it Fair to Bend the Truth?
Today’s political climate is shaping everyday decisions, and as attorneys, we have a responsibility to be aware of and consider the differing views in today’s political landscape. This one-hour course will cover key issues to keep in mind when working in the legal space and litigating in a divided nation. From accepting the effects of cultural changes on communities to recognizing the nature and sources of worldview influencing judgment, we’ll discuss:
- Creating mutual understanding with your clients and properly framing -issues
- Ways to help heal our communities
- Understanding the danger of false consensus
- Understanding the legal environment of your own practice