MCLE Article: What Transactional Lawyers Should Know About Conflicts of Interest
Neil J Wertlieb and Nancy T. Avedissian*
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This article is part of a series by the authors that focuses on ethical issues of particular interest to transactional attorneys in California.
Neil J Wertlieb is a corporate partner at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP in Los Angeles. He is a former Chair of the California State Bar’s Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct, a former Chair of the Business Law Section of the California State Bar, and a former Co-Chair of the Corporations Committee of the Business Law Section. He is also the General Editor of Ballantine & Sterling: California Corporation Laws, an Adjunct Professor at UCLA Law School, and a frequent speaker and expert witness on corporate transactions, corporate governance, and attorney ethics.