State Bar of Texas PodcastIn the eighth installment in a series of episodes of the State Bar of Texas Podcast recorded from the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting 2024, the topic focuses on civility. Civility is one of the cornerstones of the practice of law, ensuring an efficient justice system and improving the lives of both legal professionals and clients. State Bar of Texas Podcast host Rocky Dhir welcomes David Grenardo to hear highlights from his keynote address on the landscape of civility in law. Grenardo discusses the benefits of civility rules in encouraging restraint and cooperation, as well as debunking myths surrounding mandatory civility rules in place in several states throughout the country.

David A. Grenardo is a professor of law and associate director of the Holloran Center for Ethical Leadership in the Professions. He joined St. Thomas Law in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in 2022. Grenardo was previously a professor at St. Mary’s University School of Law in San Antonio.

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Keynote Speaker David Grenardo (State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting 2024)

The State Bar of Texas Podcast is produced in association with the Legal Talk Network.