Substance Abuse and Addiction Treatment

Substance Abuse and Addiction Treatment:  Issues Facing the Practicing Lawyer
Program Title:
Substance Abuse and Addiction Treatment:  Issues Facing the Practicing Lawyer 

Program Date: 
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Program Description:
Practicing law is a high risk profession as evidenced by the fact that approximately 25% of all lawyers experience some form of substance abuse and/or depression.  The panel for this program will be composed of an attorney, who will speak about the legal issues connected with addiction issues facing attorneys; a registered nurse, who will speak about addiction rehab issues; and a board certified family medicine physician with a specialty in addiction medicine who will speak about addiction treatment, all of whom are recognized experts in their respective fields.   
Daniel R. Perlman, Esq. - Law Offices of Daniel R. Perlman
Ellen Curtis, RN - Curtis Concierge Nursing
Matthew A. Torrington, MD

Los Angeles County Bar Association
1055 W. 7th Street, Suite 2700
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Registration: 12:00 – 12:30 p.m.
Program: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

CLE Credit: 
1 Hr of Competence Issues Credit

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Law Students


9/19/2019 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Los Angeles County Bar Association 1055 Los Angeles, CA 90017
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