It may not seem like it, but common sense lives within the law…even when it comes to legal ethics.
Since the announcement a few years back that the federal government had collected both phone call data and internet usage data, what can lawyers do to protect privileged communications?
Not all states provide statistics on ethics violations. However, from the experience of Zavieh Law as an ethics defense lawyer, these three Model Rules are the ones most often violated.
Lawyers have a higher likelihood of substance abuse. It’s time for the entire profession to step up and do something to help addicted lawyers.
Minimizing the risk of ethics complaints may seem overwhelming. The truth is, a small investment of your time goes a long way!
The attorney client relationship isn’t always easy to navigate. What can California lawyers do if they want to call it quits with a client?
There are many strategies lawyers can use to minimize the risk of ethics complaints. Here’s one of those strategies.
This post was written by Megan Zavieh and originally published on Lawyerist.com on April 21, 2016. If you outsource your
While we all wait for the ethics rules to change and open up avenues of innovation such as non-lawyer ownership
We talk a lot about lawyer wellness, including getting out of the office and disconnecting from professional life, but we