AILA's Practice and Professionalism Center (PPC)


The Practice & Professionalism Center (PPC) offers free, confidential professional assistance to AILA members on practice management and ethics and manage AILA’s wellbeing and pro bono offerings. Devotion to professionalism and public service is a hallmark of the legal profession we strive to support. Sign up for a virtual one-on-one consultation with Reid Trautz or Charity Anastasio during the conference. Whether you need guidance on an ethical dilemma, want to improve your firm’s marketing message, are looking to start or merge your practice, or would like to discuss any other business issue, the PPC is here for you. 

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Contact Us

Practice & Professionalism Center email: 

Reid Trautz, Director: 

Ethics and Practice Management Questions:  

Charity Anastasio: 

Pro Bono Questions:  

Erin Lynum:  

AILA Virtual Meeting Code of Conduct

AILA is committed to providing a professional and productive learning environment for all participants and staff. As a result, all participants are expected to follow all stated meeting and event instructions and guidelines in order to maintain an atmosphere of professionalism, mutual respect, and collegiality. AILA members in particular are expected to adhere to the principles set forth in AILA’s civility code. The guidelines herein apply to all AILA virtual, webcast and online programming including but not limited to AILA conferences, seminars, online courses and roundtables.

All participants must comply with the following guidelines to participate in the virtual meeting and events:

Participants who do not comply or are in violation of any of AILA’s virtual meeting guidelines may be denied further access and participation at the discretion of event organizers. AILA is not responsible for reimbursement or refund if you are denied access or participation due to violation of AILA’s Virtual Meeting Code of Conduct.

Participants can contact with any questions or concerns related to AILA’s Virtual Meeting Code of Conduct.