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Ethics And The Difficult Client
Ethics And The Difficult Client


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Every lawyer has had a difficult client. In this useful June 20, 2018, 1-hour presentation, Patrick M. Connors, Esquire, explains the ethics rules you need to know when dealing with such a client.

Mr. Connors is a Professor at Albany Law School where he teaches, inter alia, Legal Ethics. He is also a member of the New York State Bar Association's Committee on Professional Ethics and a highly-respected speaker, author, frequent expert witness, and consultant on attorney ethics.

Major topics include:

ABA Model Rule 1.2: Scope Of Representation And Allocation Of Authority Between Client And Lawyer
ABA Model Rule 1.6: Confidentiality Of Information
ABA Model Rule 3.3: Candor Toward The Tribunal
ABA Model Rule 4.1: Truthfulness In Statements To Others; ABA Model Rule 5.1: Responsibilities Of Partners, Managers And Supervisory Lawyers

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