For New Admittees Only: November 2022 Supreme Court Rule 1.14 Professionalism Course: Attorney Responsibilities: Ethics and Personal Well-Being (Part 2 of 3) (RECORDED)
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NOTE: You need to take the Professionalism Course ASAP since it is a mandatory CLE. Expires in your HSBA CLE classroom on May 31, 2023 at midnight.
(IMPORTANT: PLEASE DO NOT "CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT ", USE ONLY YOUR HSBA MEMBER ACCOUNT ALREADY IN THE SYSTEM TO LOG IN AND REGISTER, PLEASE CONTACT LIBERTY CASTILLO IF YOU ARE NOT YET AN HSBA MEMBER, AFTER THAT THEN YOU CAN REGISTER FOR THIS COURSE)
$5.00 for New Admittees to the Bar (reminder: must take all 3 courses to fulfill RSCH 1.14 requirement*)
1 CLE Ethics Credit
*Notes to New Admittees:
The 2022 Supreme Court Rule 1.14
Professionalism Course will be presented online as 3 separate, convenient on-demand webinars.
Rule 1.14(a) of the Rules of the Supreme Court of the State of Hawaii ("RSCH") requires that each
person licensed to practice law after July 1, 2001, shall, no later than December 31 of the following year
of election of active status, complete the Hawaii Professionalism Course conducted under the joint
sponsorship of the Hawaii State Bar Association ("HSBA") and the Supreme Court of Hawaii. Failure to
complete this course within the time period specified shall result in automatic administrative suspension
of one's license to practice law.
Please note, any person eligible to take the November 2020 Hawaii Professionalism Course shall be
afforded an additional one year to comply with Rule 1.14(a) of the Rules of the Supreme Court
of Hawaii. (SCMF-12-0000538)
This is Part 2 of 3 of the November 2022 Supreme Court Rule 1.14 Professionalism Course. New Admittees to the Bar must take all 3 courses to fulfill RSCH Rule 1.14. All 3 courses are linked below:
RSCH 1.14 Professionalism Seminar (Part 1 of 3)
Hawaii Courts: Advocacy, Procedure & Practice Perspectives from the State & Federal Bench
RSCH 1.14 Professionalism Seminar (Part 2 of 3)
Attorney Responsibilities: Ethics and Personal Well-Being
RSCH 1.14 Professionalism Seminar (Part 3 of 3)
Best Practices for New Attorneys
Please familiarize yourself with the following Rule of the Supreme Court:
RSCH 1.14 (ADMISSION TO THE BAR: Mandatory professionalism course),
RSCH 22 (MANDATORY CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION), and
RSCH 17 (THE HAWAI‘I STATE BAR)
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Hayley Y. C. Cheng, Deputy Public Defender
Hayley Y. C. Cheng received her Bachelor’s in Communication Studies from Loyola Marymount University in 2002. She received her Juris Doctorate from the William S. Richardson School of Law in 2006. From August 2006 – August 2007, she was the law clerk for the Honorable Richard W. Pollack at the Circuit Court of the First Circuit.
She is currently a Deputy Public Defender at the Oahu office. Ms. Cheng is also a member of the Judicial Administration Committee, and the Hawaii State Trial Judges Association (HSTJA)/HSBA Joint Committee, and previously served on the Model Penal Code Review Committee, Co-Chair of the HSBA’s Professionalism and Risk Management Committee, and the Rule 19 Committee on Judicial Performance.
Liam Deeley, Executive Director of the Attorney’s and Judge’s Assistance Program
Liam M. Deeley, JD is the Executive Director of the Attorney’s and Judge’s Assistance Program. Before becoming the AAP executive director in 2014, Mr. Deeley worked as a public defender, a human resource manager, and a certified assessment and referral specialist and case manager for Treatment Alternatives for Safer Communities (TASC). He also provided assessments and testified as an expert witness in sentencing hearings for Illinois drug courts.
Mr. Deeley serves as the chair of the Nomination Committee and as a member of the Professionalism Committees of the Hawaii Supreme Court, in addition to serving on the HSBA’s Transitioning Lawyers and Wellness Committees.
Summer Kaiawe, Partner at Watanabe Ing
Summer Kaiawe is a partner at Watanabe Ing where she primarily handles business and real property litigation, land use entitlements, and intellectual property matters. Summer is the current Chair of the HSBA Well-Being Committee, and was the 2019 President of the HSBA Young Lawyers Division. Summer also currently serves on boards of directors for community organizations including Partners in Development, Aloha Harvest, and Helping Hands Hawaii. She is a 2011 graduate of the William S. Richardson School of Law.
Dr. Cindy Goodness Zane
Born and raised in Pearl City, Hawai?i, Cindy is a local girl at heart, of multiethnic backgrounds and strongly identifies with her Hawaiian and Japanese ancestries. She started her professional life as a civil litigation attorney with Damon Key Bocken Leong & Kupchak, and spent the bulk of her legal career as a trial attorney with the Office of the Public Defender.
Moved to help people beyond their legal problems, Cindy became a Clinical Psychologist who enjoys working with couples, families and individuals of diverse backgrounds, identities and varied life experiences to overcome life on challenges through strengthening of their relationships. After all, life is less scary and most meaningful when we have close others to share it with. Now Certified by the International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) as an international Trainer, Supervisor and Therapist, Cindy provides: (1) training and supervision to clinicians throughout Hawai?i, North America and around the world; (2) intensive therapy to couples; and (3) leadership and well-being consultation/presentations to organizations seeking to nurture its most precious resources, its people.
Bradley R. Tamm, Office of Disciplinary Counsel
Bradley R. Tamm is the Chief Disciplinary Counsel in the Office of Disciplinary Counsel and is the Administrator to the Lawyers’ Fund for Client Protection.
Prior to appointment, he served as outside general Counsel to the Disciplinary Board (2012 to 2018); and prior to that as an attorney member of the Disciplinary Board (2006 to 2012). Mr. Tamm's private practice (from 1992 to 2018) was primarily limited to federal bankruptcy law (consumer debtor and trustee representation). A 1991 graduate of Thomas Jefferson School of Law, he is also admitted in California (inactive); and a member of the bars of the U.S. Supreme Court; 9th Circuit Court of Appeals; and U.S. District Courts for Hawaii, Northern, Eastern and Southern Districts of California, as well as the U.S. Court of International Trade and U.S. Tax Court.
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