Dauna and Doug Present at NCBA PNA Program

On October 21, Dauna Bartley and Doug Brocker spoke at the North Carolina Bar Association Professionalism for New Admittees program at the Bar Center in Cary with approximately 190 attorneys participating remotely.  Dauna’s presentation focused on the State Bar’s Ethics Committee and process and was entitled, “What to Do if Faced with an Ethics Dilemma?”    Doug’s presentation focused on the State Bar grievance committee and process and was entitled, “Avoiding and Defending State Bar Grievances.”



Doug and Deanna Present at the Dan K. Moore Program in Ethics through UNC School of Law

On October 16, 2020, Doug and Deanna Brocker presented and served on a panel of attorneys for the Dan K. Moore Program in Ethics through the UNC School of Law.  The topic of their presentation was entitled, “Lapses in Judgment: How to Avoid Professional Discipline.”  The issues in the program addressed current ethical issues faced by lawyers, with a focus on in-house counsel and private attorneys representing corporations.



Doug and Crystal Present at WCBA PNA program

On October 14, 2020, Doug Brocker and Crystal Carlisle presented a CLE on “The Pitfalls and Ethical Considerations of Social Media Use” for the Wake County Bar Association, Professionalism for New Attorneys Program.



Dauna Bartley Published in NCBA Blog

Dauna Bartley’s article, “The Mediator’s Duty of Confidentiality – When Does It Attach?,” was published in the NCBA Dispute Resolution Section blog on September 14, 2020.  Read the article here.



Dauna Bartley Presented at 8/26/20 WCBA Family Law Update CLE Program

On August 26, 2020, Dauna co-presented on “Ethics Challenges in Family Law” with Caitlin Bush of Tharrington Smith to over 140 virtual attendees at the Wake County Bar Association’s annual Family Law Update CLE.



Dauna Bartley Appointed Co-Chair of NCBA Ethics Committee

Dauna Bartley has been appointed co-chair of the NCBA Administrative Law Section Ethics Committee.  In this role, she is responsible for monitoring and reviewing the reports and activities of the State Bar Ethics Committee and disseminating any information to the Administrative Law Section membership that may be relevant and of interest to the members.



Doug & Crystal Recorded Presentation for NCAJ PNA Program

On April 23, 2020, Doug and Crystal recorded a video presentation of “The Pitfalls and Ethical Considerations of Social Media Use” for use at the NC Advocates for Justice seminar, Professionalism for New Attorneys, on May 8, 2020.



New Owner Announcement

We are pleased to announce that Crystal Carlisle became a shareholder in The Brocker Law Firm, P.A., effective January 1, 2020.  Crystal has been working with the firm since 2012.  She has made significant contributions to the firm and is extremely passionate about helping our clients.  She has developed wonderful working relationships with clients and opposing parties alike.

We are excited to welcome Crystal as our newest shareholder and we look forward to her continued success with the firm!

 



Doug Presents at Lawyers Mutual CLE Program

Doug presented on “Professional Misconduct Allegations” at the Lawyers Mutual CLE program in Cary, NC, on February 6, 2020.



Crystal Presents at Lawyers Mutual CLE Program

Crystal presented on “Professional Misconduct Allegations” at the Lawyers Mutual CLE programs in Wrightsville Beach, NC, on January 24, 2020.