An explanation and examples from both California and Montana highlighting why judges don’t get a do over when it comes to their rulings.
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.
Ntrepid Timestream is an interactive timeline creation tool for lawyers. We tried to use it. Here’s what we thought about this legal tech tool.
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