On Wednesday February 6, 2019,  Gibbons | Neuman attorney, Loretta O’Keeffe, served on the advisory panel and as a speaker and presenter at the 43rd annual Alexander L. Paskay Memorial Bankruptcy Seminar sponsored by the American Bankruptcy Institute and Stetson University College of Law.


As a former bar counsel for The Florida Bar and member and chair of the Florida Bar’s Professional Ethics and Grievance Committees,  Mrs. O’Keeffe was selected to speak on a panel discussing ethical issues which was moderated by the Honorable John K. Olson, United States Bankruptcy Court Judge for the Middle District of Florida.   Mrs. O’Keeffe’s presentation focused on the issues of communication, capacity, control, candor, and confidentiality when counseling with clients and appearing before the Court, and the Florida Rules of Professional Conduct governing these areas of professional responsibility for attorneys.