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Nit, Grit and Wit: Tales and Talk on Ethics, Substance Abuse
and Mental Health in the Legal Profession
presented by:
The South Carolina Bar-Continuing Legal Education Division
LIVE Only at
The Bleckley Inn
151 E. Church Street
Anderson, SC
This program qualifies for 2.0 MCLE hours, including up to
2.0 LEPR and 1.0 SA/MH hours
About the Program
Join S.C. Bar Risk Management Director Jill Rothstein and Lawyers Helping Lawyers Assistant Beth Padgett as they discuss the convergence of attorney mental health/substance abuse problems with the ethical practice of law. “Nit, Grit and Wit” is an interactive and fun program designed to use skillfully woven hypothetical tales to teach ethics and increase sensitivity to mental and emotional health concerns in the profession. It takes attention, courage and wisdom to practice law with high ethical standards along with concern and compassion for your fellow lawyer.
11:15 a.m. Registration and Lunch (provided) Lunch sponsored by the Anderson County Bar Association
12 p.m. Nit: Everyday Ethics for the Everyday Lawyer 
Jill Rothstein- S.C. Bar Risk Management Director
12:30 p.m. Grit: A Primer on Avoiding Substance Abuse and Mental Health Issues for Attorneys
Beth Padgett- S.C. Bar Lawyers Helping Lawyers Assistant
1 p.m. Wit: Skillfully Woven Tales—(Almost) Real Life Hypotheticals that Bring it All Together
Jill Rothstein and Beth Padgett
2:00 p.m. Adjourn


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